Head Sponsor, Stations (Competition #PLA001Y)
97 Front Street
Metrolinx is connecting communities across the Greater Golden Horseshoe. Metrolinx operates GO Transit and UP Express, as well as the PRESTO fare payment system. We are also building new and improved rapid transit, including GO Expansion, Light Rail Transit routes, and major expansions to Toronto’s subway system, to get people where they need to go, better, faster and easier. Metrolinx is an agency of the Government of Ontario.
We embody our values in everything that we do. We Serve with Passion, Think Forward, and Play as a Team. If you can relate, we want to hear from you!
The Head Sponsor, Stations role is a Vice President level role reporting to the Chief Planning Officer and provides senior strategic leadership and holding others to account for adhering to business case from initial scheme to implementation. The Head Sponsor manages change control that is those changes that impact quality objectives and/or performance scope requirements. Working in a high profile environment you will need to develop and maintain internal and external working relationships. Key amongst these relationships is securing clarity with the Capital Projects Group and will be the principal sponsor for the corporation, and responsible for advancing projects and programs through the Benefits Management stage-gate process including determinations of approvals to the new Investment Panel.
What will I be doing?
What skills & qualifications do I need?
Accommodation will be provided throughout the hiring process, as required. Applicants must make their needs known in advance.
All applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada. Metrolinx will be using email to communicate with you for all job competitions. It is your responsibility to include an updated email address that is checked daily and accepts emails from unknown users. As we send time sensitive correspondence, we recommend that you check your email regularly. If no response is received, we will assume you are no longer interested in pursuing the opportunity. Please be advised that a Criminal Record Check may be required of the successful candidate. Should it be determined that any background information provided be misleading, inaccurate or incorrect, Metrolinx reserves the right to discontinue with the consideration of your application.
To apply for this position, please submit your resume online through the Current Opportunities page here.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER