Project Manager

Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-07-08 00:00:00
Reference: V-39444
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 09, 2021 14:11

Job Description

Seeking an experienced Project Manager to manage a major information architecture transformation project.  

The Role
Key responsibilities:

This project involves transitioning the Department to a pre-defined information architecture on a SharePoint 2013/2019/Online platform, with a focus on the information use, storage and management. The successful PM should have an understanding of how good information management/architecture contributes to successful business outcomes.

While the PM will be supported by various technical and policy SMEs, an understanding of the following will be valued highly: • Enterprise architecture • Metadata design and application • Enterprise taxonomies / business classification systems • Application User Experience design and implementation • Change management • The SharePoint platform and the Microsoft Online ecosystem

Skills and Experience Required:
  • Proven experience with information management projects (such as implementations of new information management systems, or major platform uplifts) with a high degree of change management required.
  • A high degree of familiarity with the SharePoint platform from a capability perspective (technical development skills are not necessary).
  • Impeccable stakeholder and expectation management skills.
  • Proven ability to lead projects and technical resources to achieve business outcomes.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop project plans, schedules, budget forecasts and regular reports for project boards, program boards, SRO and senior responsible supplier.
Desirable criteria
  • Strong team collaboration and working relationship skills.
  • Proven ability to create productive working relationships.
  • Proven experience in preparing and managing industry tenders and contracts.
  • Experienced in large data change programs
Location and Contract Term:

Canberra Based – 12 Month Contract with 2 x 6 months contract extension

Security Clearance:

Must be an Australian Citizen. Baseline Security clearance is required

How to Apply:

Applications close 14 July 2021

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.