Junior Project Manager

Junior Project Manager

Job Title: Junior Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-07-12
Reference: V-36421
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 13, 2019 11:35

Job Description

Seeking a project manager to manage one or more small ICT projects, or to support a senior Project Manager in managing more complex projects.

The Role:

The Project Manager will have experience in managing small to medium scale projects, including project planning, project financial management, project reporting, procurement activities and project risk management. The role may also include a range of administrative functions supporting the project manager. The role requires being able to operate effectively in the project environment with limited supervision.

Skills and Experience Required:
Essential Criteria:

The following education, qualifications and/or experience are essential:
  • Past experience as a Project Manager in project planning and managing scope, cost, time and quality;
  • Good, interpersonal, negotiation and stakeholder management skills;
  • Procurement, contract management, negotiation and supplier management skills;
  • Strong administrative skills;
  • Good verbal and written communication skills; and
  • Proficiency in MS Word, Excel and Project
The following will be highly regarded:
  • Industry certification as a Project Practitioner or Project Manager (eg. AIPM CPPP/CPPM)
  • Training in project management methodology (eg. PRINCE2)
Desirable criteria
Statement of Suitability:
  • Demonstrable experience as the Project Manager of small to medium scale projects, including planning of projects;
  • Effective management of project scope, cost, time and quality and risk management;
  • Experience in aspects of procurement, preferably with government;
  • Experience in a range of project activities, including financial management, contract management, risk management and stakeholder engagement;
  • Providing administrative support in support of the project; and
  • Working as a member of the project team to achieve project outcomes.
Location and Contract Term:

The role is based Canberra with a 12 Month Contract with a Possible 3 x 12 Month contract extension.

Security Requirements:

Must be Australian Citizen. NV2 Security Clearance is Desirable or the ability to obtain.

How to Apply:

Applications close 25 July 2019  

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Jo Finchett 1300 944 936 for any further information