Project Manager

Location: Canberra
Job Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Product Management & Development
Salary: AU$150000 - AU$160000 per annum
Reference: PR/011273_1651549554
Contact: Alister Pardew
Email: email Alister

Our client requires an experienced Project Manager, to plan, execute and close one to four ICT projects in parallel in a complex environment. You will be a charismatic leader who can achieve successful delivery to the client's satisfaction as well as within financial targets, without sacrificing team morale.

The key duties:

  • Managing the production of the required deliverables
  • Facilitating security accreditation and project transition to sustainment
  • Planning and monitoring the project
  • Managing project administration
  • Personnel management including work coordination, performance management, personnel interview and selection, training, and rewards
  • Preparing and maintaining project, stage and exception plans as required
  • Managing project risks, including the development of contingency plans
  • Liaison with related program and project teams to ensure end to end delivery is cohesive
  • Monitoring overall progress and use of resources, initiating corrective action where necessary
  • Reporting through agreed lines on project progress through highlight reports and end-stage assessments
  • Liaison with appointed project assurance representatives to assure the overall direction and integrity of the project
  • Maintaining an awareness of potential inter-dependencies with other projects and their impact
  • Identifying and obtaining support and advice required for the management, planning and control of the project
  • Conducting a project evaluation review to assess how well the project was managed
  • Preparing any follow-on action recommendations

Essential Skills

  • Project planning including WBS definition, schedule development, costing, and commercial drafting
  • Risk and issues management
  • Financial management
  • Personnel management including recruitment and performance
  • Stakeholder management including requirements elicitation

Location of work:

  • Canberra - Australian Capital Territory

Security Clearance and Citizenship

Candidates must be Australian citizens with minimum NV1 clearance, or the ability to obtain.

Next steps

Roll your mouse over to that Apply Now button if you think your skills and experience fit the bill for this role. Submitted CVs must be in Word. Call Alister on 02 6243 6400 if you wish to discuss the role.