The Project/Assistant Manager will be the primary driver for all major communications projects, from idea to finished product. This management role is responsible for receiving, organizing, communicating, and delivering on communications projects while achieving positive outcomes in terms of quality, timelines, and alignment with organizational values. To these ends, the Project Manager/Assistant Manager directs creative staff and contractors, and directly manages an administrative staff member. The candidate must be organized, emotionally intelligent, strategically minded, and willing to operate in an outgoing manner. Perhaps most importantly, the candidate must be able to navigate relationships within the Communications team, the NMC, and with stakeholders across the Alliance Canada.