Project Manager

Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-05-07
Reference: V-37440
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 08, 2020 13:21

Job Description

Seeking an experienced Project Manager to support delivery the departments search and rescue / incident response solution

The Role:

Reporting to the Senior Project Manager, this role will be responsible for implementation of one or more technical IT sub-projects, including working with vendor COTS solutions.
The sub-projects are small resource groups working closely with business teams under a larger business program of work, so ability to perform cohesively in this space is essential.


Skills and Experience Required:
Essential Criteria

  • Minimum 5-8 years managing IT Application projects in federal government
  • Proven successful delivery from initiation to deployment/closure of IT application projects
  • Ability to manage multi-vendor relationships
  • Demonstrated experience delivering solutions with COTS and bespoke applications, including integration with cloud and on premise infrastructure
  • Demonstrated experience managing and reporting senior project stakeholders, including steering committees and executive
  • Demonstrated experience coordinating and tasking teams of IT project resources
  • Demonstrated experience in guiding stakeholders through process change
  • Experience in developing, managing and delivering to detailed schedule
  • Experience in developing and managing mitigation strategies in response to project change
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Project Management certification/s (industry standards)

Desirable criteria

  • Experience in project management of incident response or similar projects

Location and Contract Term:

Canberra based. 12 Month Contract with 2 x 12 Month extension options

Security Requirements:

Must be an Australian Citizen. Must have current baseline Security Clearance

How to Apply:

Applications close 21 May 2020  

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

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