Project Manager

Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 22 days ago
Contact: Pamela Argyropoulos
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Reference: 196033_1561449797

Looking for multiple Project Managers with experience working in complex environments to work within the Banking Industry



Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide targeted communication to all stakeholders to ensure clear understanding of dependencies, deliverables and issues and to measure and manage stakeholder expectations. Secure participation in testing according to the project plan and gain acceptance of deliverables into production.
  • Facilitate delivery of the business outcomes to enable the project sponsor to realise return on investment by developing and maintaining project resource and work plans.
  • Adhere and contribute to knowledge management objectives and processes. Ensure knowledge harvesting occurs at all appropriate phases of the project.
  • Plan and manage project scope. Prepare recommendations for any change in project scope, presenting a comprehensive analysis of the impact of scope change in terms of time, cost, resourcing, overall 'doability' and impact on benefits realisation.
  • Align the solution to the operational vision and ensure the solution remains aligned to business drivers through regular review of the project direction.
  • Develop the business case supporting the project and monitor change to ensure achievement of financials and scope.
  • Manage implementation of the solution. Monitor scope, resource, schedule and financials to ensure delivery of change within agreed time and budget constraints.
  • At the end of a project, close down the project team and redeploy staff, and establish control measures to ensure that the changes delivered by the project are embedded.
  • Maintain a good understanding of international best practice, industry trends and directions in both business and technology, and an awareness of global developments.



Key Skills

  • Strong stakeholder and engagement experience
  • A solid understanding in project management methodologies, tools and processes across the project lifecycle, in particular the Project Management Body of Knowledge
  • Proven ability to lead, coach people to achieve successful outcomes
  • Influencing and negotiation skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure in order to meet deadlines without compromising on quality



If you have the key skills and experience, please APPLY NOW