Project Manager

Posted 14 July 2022
SalaryNegotiable
LocationSt Leonards
Job type Contract
DisciplineIT General
ReferenceBBBH257400_1657755104

Job description

A leading State Government Client is looking for a Senior Project Manager to join their team. 12 months contract role. APPLY NOW!!!

About the role:

The Senior Project Manager is responsible for leading and managing the risk, quality and progress of medium to complex and/or large ICT/digital projects to organisational standards, and ensures projects are completed on time, on budget, to quality standards, and within agreed scope, and provides leadership and guidance to the Project Management team.


Key Accountabilities:

  • Provide leadership and direction to project team/s to successfully deliver all key milestones and outcomes of the project and ensure continuous effective service delivery and a performance-based, innovative, responsive and accountable customer-focussed work culture.
  • Lead and manage the planning and delivery of ICT/digital projects, including all aspects of the project management lifecycle (business cases, project plans, identification and allocation of resources, budgets, communication and reporting) to ensure successful and quality project deliverables.
  • Develop strategies for the continuous monitoring, evaluation and improvement of all aspects of project implementation, including risk and contingency management, benefits realisation, project impact and quality measures.
  • Manage and develop stakeholder relationships through effective communication, negotiation and issues management, whilst fostering and sustaining strategic partnerships across teams.
  • Provide expert advice about the feasibility and suitability of proposed solutions to optimise business performance.

To be successful for the role, one must have:

  • Extensive experience and a record of achievement in managing medium to large technical projects in a large and complex organisation.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience across multiple ITIL v3 disciplines such as Service Transition and Service Operation with a focus on Service Operation and Continual Service Improvement.
  • Project Management Qualifications (e.g.PRINCE2, PMBOK and Agile) or other recognised Project Management qualifications with extensive experience in project management and implementation, including developing and monitoring project plans, coordinating resources, reporting, issue and risk management and managing budgets.
  • Previous experience working in Procurement projects (will be an advantage).
  • Experience in leading and managing the planning and delivery of ICT/digital projects, including all aspects of the project management lifecycle (business cases, project plans, identification and allocation of resources, budgets, communication and reporting) to ensure successful and quality project deliverables
  • Experience working on large and complex ICT/Digital Projects.

If you think this sounds like you, please APPLY NOW!!!

To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please
contact Shweta Sharma on (02) 9464 5855 or email shsharma@paxus.com.au and quote the above job reference number.

Paxus values diversity and welcomes applications from Indigenous Australians, people from diverse cultural and linguistic
backgrounds and people living with a disability. If you require an adjustment to the recruitment process please contact me on the above contact details.