Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 236785_1627283739
Contact Name: Smilin John
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 26, 2021 17:15

Job Description

IT Project Manager

  • 12 months contract with 24 months extension option
  • Australian Citizen - No Clearance required
  • Work in large complex environment and undertake administration of projects

Our Federal Government client is seeking a Project manager who will plan and undertake administration of a specific project.

About the role:

  • Manage, deliver, and monitor projects that may have an organisation -wide impact.
  • Develop, manage, and implement project plans and schedules in accordance with the agency'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 agency'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.


  • Demonstrated experience and track record of managing the delivery of project deliverables on time and of high quality.
  • Experience in the project management of complex programmes of work.
  • Experience in negotiating and managing key stakeholder relationships to deliver programmes and respond to the needs and expectations.
  • Demonstrated sound communication, negotiation, and liaison skills
  • Minimum 5 years' experience as a project manager in Government or industry equivalent.

Skills and experience

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Smilin John on 02 62689720 quoting reference 236785.

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