ICT Project Manager

Job Title: ICT Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Redfern, New South Wales
Salary: AU$850 - AU$900 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 185851_1530253823
Contact Name: Manjita Osta
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 29, 2018 16:30

Job Description

Key accountabilities

  • Develop and implement project management plans
  • Identify project risks and work with relevant stakeholders to develop strategies to minimise or mitigate these risks
  • Manage the planning and delivery of projects, ensuring compliance with approved project methodologies, policies, guidelines, tools and metrics; supervise permanent and temporary teams to ensure program / project outcomes are delivered
  • Actively contribute to the development and implementation of strategies for the continuous monitoring, reporting and evaluation of ICT projects
  • Undertake post-implementation project assessments and project quality assurance activities as required, including routine and ad hoc reviews of in-flight projects
  • Actively contribute to best practice project management, for example, methodologies, technologies, systems and tools
  • Provide specialist advice and support to internal and external stakeholders to ensure seamless project delivery
  • Prepare and deliver presentations and briefings as required; provide management with status of projects and other project related issues as required; ensure accurate records are maintained in accordance with Departmental protocols.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage and lead the project team
  • Recruit project staff and consultants (if necessary)
  • Manage the co-ordination of partners and working groups engaged in project work
  • Detailed project planning and control including:
    • Develop and maintain a detailed project plans
    • Manage project deliverables in line with the project plan
    • Manage project scope and change control
    • Record, manage, and escalate as necessary project issues and risks
    • Monitor project progress and performance
    • Provide regular status updates to project stakeholders
    • Manage the project within the budget (if delegated)
    • Work closely with users to ensure the project meets business needs
    • Update the project plan during project lifecycle