Project Manager (TSPV)

Project Manager (TSPV)

Job Title: Project Manager (TSPV)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-02-17
Reference: V-37094
Contact Name: Kate Kornsasi
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 05, 2020 09:26

Job Description

Federal Government requires the services of suitably qualified project manager to plan, manage and lead the day to day work of medium-scale projects.  The service provider will oversee the maintenance of adequate records to validate compliance with approved management planning requirements and project management methodologies.  The program of projects is diverse with variation in scale and complexity.  Project managers will be key to ensuring the successful deployment of new or expanded capabilities into service. 

Skills and Knowledge required:
  1. Demonstrated experience in leading multi-disciplinary project teams.
  2. Demonstrated experience in reviewing technical documentation.
  3. Broad understanding of the national security community and key processes.
  4. Demonstrated capacity to deliver projects in a resource constrained environment.
  5. Proficiency in Microsoft Project or other project management applications.
Major Responsibilities:
  1. Lead complex ICT projects or elements of a project ensuring that time, cost and quality targets are achieved. 
  2. Maintain and utilise systems for the management of the project (e.g. project schedule systems, financial systems).
  3. Lead requirements definition and scoping activities in order to clarify and define the scope of projects.
  4. Coordinate and manage human and financial resources for the delivery of the project.
  5. Establish and maintain project planning artefacts in accordance with the endorsed project management methods and ensure their continued suitability to define, control and manage all work associated with a project.
  6. Undertake risk management through the delivery of the project to identify, analyse, evaluate, treat and review the risks and issues associated with delivering the requirement.  Proactively engage with stakeholders in relation to risks and issues management.
  7. Manage and influence stakeholders’ expectations through the life of the project and support project governance bodies as necessary.
Location and Contract Term: The role is based in Canberra. Up to 24 months from commencement date.

Security Requirements: Must hold either a current Top-Secret Positive Vetting (TSPV) security clearance OR have held a TSPV in the previous 12 month period (which has since been downgraded). 

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 4 March or until position is filled.

Call Kate 0447 199 931 for any further information.