Project manager

Project manager

Job Title: Project manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-01-15
Reference: V-37014
Contact Name: Kate Kornsasi
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 15, 2020 12:37

Job Description

We require a Project Manager for accountable under broad direction to provide effective leadership of a technical Information Communications and Technology project within a Program.


Skills and Knowledge required:

1.           Knowledge of project management methodologies, including delivering projects within Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) framework and Benefits realisation.

2.           Project Management certification will be highly regarded.

3.           Proven experience in Commonwealth complex procurement process and Request for Tender processes is desirable.

4.           Contract management experience is desirable.

5.           Experience in developing acquisition strategies for future work is desirable.


Major Responsibilities:

1.           Ensure projects are completed on time, on budget, within scope, and to the business requirements whilst ensuring quality standards are met.

2.           Manage project resources including the procurement of contracted services.

3.           Manage risks and minimise the impacts throughout the lifecycle of the project.

4.           Plan and manage all phases of the project lifecycle, including requirements analysis, system design, specification, testing, implementation and evaluation.


Location and Contract Term: The role is based in Canberra, within minimal travel. There may be some domestic travel required. Contract term: 24 months.


Security Requirements: Current Top Secret Positive Vetting (TSPV) security clearance is strongly preferred, however candidates who have held a TSPV in the previous 12 month period (which has since been downgraded) may be considered.


SFIA security level required: The Specified Person will be expected to demonstrate attributes of SFIA Level of Responsibility 5.


How to Apply:

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

Applications open until 3 February or until position is filled.

Call Kate 0447 199 931 for any further information.