IT Project Coordinator

Location: Adelaide CBD, South Australia
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 23 days ago
Contact: Matthew Chatterton
Reference: 181802_1519619734

Peoplebank are currently hiring for an IT Project Coordinator to work within the Government sector here in Adelaide.

In this role as IT Project Coordinator / Project Officer, you will support a Project Manager and may even manage some elements of a larger project.

Due to the nature of the clearances required, you MUST be an Australian Citizen for this role.

Pervious Government experience in a similar role, will be highly regarded -Sate, Local or Federal.

Key duties/tasks

  • manage, deliver and monitor projects that may have an organisation-wide impact
  • develop, manage and implement project plans and schedules in accordance with the department's project management framework and consider project interdependencies
  • collaborate with staff in immediate work area and with internal and external stakeholders
  • contribute to project design, governance arrangements and operational integration
  • ensure project deliverables and milestones are met on time and within budget
  • coordinate strategic planning for longer term project initiatives
  • lead and manage staff and manage performance, attendance and health and wellbeing
  • develop staff capability through coaching, mentoring and succession planning
  • provide expert advice and feedback to stakeholders and the department's executive
  • research, review and evaluate projects in specific operational or technical areas
  • report on project outputs to stakeholders, and oversee regular project reporting including status updates and exception reports
  • prepare and review written material including business cases, plans, reports and executive briefs and corporate documentation
  • undertake budget management, monitor expenditure and oversee procurement and contract management
  • identify, assess, manage, escalate, report and monitor project risks, issues and benefits, including developing treatment strategies

Please APPLY NOW for our immediate consideration.