Sophie Lamontagne, MCMP
- Ottawa ON
Creative thinker and leader with a proven track record of successfully employing best management practices. Extensive experience planning, organizing, managing processes and procedures to streamline activities, and enhance project performance and outcomes.
I am a multi-skilled bilingual professional with 10 years proven background in Project/Program coordination/management and in the marketing/communications field.
Experienced in strategic/operational planning, organizational policies and procedures development in link with Accreditation Canada, grant writing, human resources, financial activities, cost reduction, etc.
A proactive professional in managing and implementing small to complex functional projects in various sectors (Health, Aging, Social Services, Mental Health, Economic Development, Communications, marketing, etc.)
A result driven professional with experience in leading high performance teams. Well practiced in lean management, an approach that supports the concept of continuous improvement and a long-term strategy that sees changes in processes in order to improve efficiency and quality. Skilled in organization's financial activities to fund operations. Keen understanding of business priorities and genuine team player who excels in bringing the best in team members and creating positive working environments.
Performance-driven professional with progressive expertise and extended leadership in both Project Management and Event Management industry. Rich exposure in leading and directing full Professional Training Program and Event Planning projects from initiation to closing phases.
Talented and dynamic professional with in the marketing and communication field. Proficient at collaborating with multiple stakeholders to determine audience interest and develop strategic go-to-market communication plans that align with the full range organizational priorities.
Masters Certification in Project Management (MCPM) | Schulich School of Business – Executive Education Centre (York University) & Sprott School of Business (Carleton University)
B.A. (Hons) Public Relations and Journalism | Laurentian University
Result Based Management (RMB)
Joint Health & Safety Committee Certification | Ministry of Labour (MOL)
Project Management Professional (PMP) | Project Management Institute (PMI) - In completion
Proactively conceived and implemented numerous strategies for all projects phases focus on the enhancement of the well-being of vulnerable citizens through a positive return on investments of services. Leveraged successful deployment, collaborative solutions and management of all efforts by working collaboratively and strategically with the Executive Director, Directors and Managers.
Program Name: La Ressource des services spécialisés en langue française (La Ressource)
Created and directed all phase of program focused on improving province-wide access to specialized clinical services in French, in collaboration with Ontario agencies serving Francophone adults with developmental disabilities and mental health needs, challenging behaviours and complex needs.
Program name: Ontario Community Networks of Specialized Care (CNSC)
Played a key role in coordinating and monitoring the Eastern region’s specialized service response provided by the Networks. Supported the development of linkages between various health sectors.
Conceived, developed and executed numerous integrated communications and marketing plans to strategized overall six (6) Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), Social Enterprise and Entrepreneurship programs key to venture growth maximization and economic prosperity. Defined projects, company vision, strategies and tactics.
Project Name: Centre d’information en ressources financières(CIRF) - Information Center of Financial Resources
Leading strategic planning processes, program model development, project planning and work plan development. Created and directed all phase of the Assemblée new project focused on ensuring the financial diversification or the francophone organization and institution in Ontario.
Administered and promoted synergetic networking activities and professional events such as; the Ontario Symposium on Official Languages and the 400 years recognition of Franco-Ontarians Gala welcoming more than 600 ministry and community delegates.
Knowledge of using wide range of office software, such as project management software; Content Management System (CMS); Drupal, Joomla, WordPress, Adobe Suite: Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop; and Microsoft Office Suite.