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Canderel - Senior Project Manager

151 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1S4, Canada Req #540
Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Who we are:

Canderel is a leading real estate company committed to creating vibrant communities across the nation. With a strong emphasis on sustainability, innovation, and inclusivity, we take pride in delivering exceptional properties that enhance the lives of residents and tenants. As part of our unwavering commitment to diversity and inclusion, Canderel is actively seeking applications from individuals within the BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) and LGBTQ+ communities.

Reports to:
Senior Director, Projects & Development Services



We are committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse work environment. The Senior Project Manager will be primarily responsible for assisting in project planning, pre-development, pre-construction activities in coordination of the Canderel development team as well as the full responsibility for the overview of all construction related activities required for the execution of residential projects. By joining our team, you will contribute to our mission of creating inclusive spaces where everyone feels valued and respected.


  • Plan, organize, direct, and manage all facets of projects and ensure pre-established costs schedule and scope objectives are achieved.
  • Determine resources required to ensure all aspects of the project are managed appropriately
  • Liaise with internal stakeholders such as the investments group, marketing and leasing and external stakeholders such as partners, consultants, construction manager, building trades, building department and municipal staff.
  • Coordinate with General Contractor, subcontractors, planners, engineers, architects and other consultants;
  • Produce regular reports and updates for project stakeholders;
  • Prepare RFPs for procurement of consultants and construction manager;
  • Review tender packages and contract documents as necessary;
  • Hold regular construction progress meetings and track progress; monitor productivity rates and contractor planned vs. actuals;
  • Accounting functions, including issuing purchase orders, cost file maintenance, managing change orders, billings and account reconciliation;;
  • Comply with all legal authorities having jurisdiction to secure all legal paperwork including permits (Site Plan Approval, Building Permits, etc.);
  • Ensure the high-quality standards of Canderel developments are met;
  • Manage design, construction and budget risks including creation of a risk mitigation strategy;
  • Ensure project profitability, schedule adherence and client satisfaction;
  • Manage overall project closeout including document maintenance, deficiencies and warranty work;
  • Manage the administration of the Technical Audit obligations and Warranty issues;
  • Other duties as required.

Qualifications & Competencies:

  • A minimum of ten (10) years’ relevant experience in project management of industrial and commercial development projects within a development company;
  • Ground up Multi-residential or residential Condo experience considered as additional asset
  • A minimum Bachelor’s degree in quantity surveying, engineering, architecture, planning, construction management or equivalent experience;
  • Project Management professional or P.Eng designation considered an asset;
  • Demonstrated ability or aptitude analyzing drawings for site, building, and suite plans;
  • A good business acumen, including a clear ‘big picture’ understanding of cost vs risk;
  • Superior communication skills, both in written and verbal;
  • Excellent comprehension of building drawings, codes and site specifications;
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills with proven ability to coordinate cross-functional and remote teams;
  • Superior scheduling abilities, with Microsoft Project
  • Strong understanding of structuring & utilizing Procore.
  • Refined analytical skills and attention to detail;
  • Resilient to thrive under stress and pressure to meet deadlines;
  • A team player.


Application Process:
At Canderel, we believe that diversity and inclusion are critical to our success. We actively encourage candidates from BIPOC and LGBTQ+ communities to apply for this position. To apply, please submit your resume outlining your qualifications and why you are interested in joining our team. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Canderel is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible work environment. We value and respect the diverse experiences and backgrounds of all individuals. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. For Assistance please contact Shawna Brothers, Talent Manager, National - 
Join us in building vibrant and inclusive communities with Canderel!

Other details

  • Job Family Project & Development Services
  • Pay Type Salary
Location on Google Maps
  • 151 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1S4, Canada