Project Manager

Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 18 days ago
Contact: Rhea Paul
Discipline:
Reference: 241088_1637217860

Our Client:

About the role

Our client holds an iconic presence in the banking and finance sector. As an Application focused Project Manager, you will lead and co-ordinate resources required to implement and deliver large size projects of medium to high complexity encompassing both business and technical change to the Group

This is a 12-month contract role.

You would be involved in:

  • Project Integration Management - Ensure that project planning, execution and control are properly integrated.
  • Project Communications Management - Provide targeted communication to all stakeholders to ensure clear understanding of dependencies, deliverables and issues and to measure and manage stakeholder expectations.
  • Change Management - Ensure an effective change management plan is developed ensuring that the required change is achieved.
  • Benefits Management - Facilitate delivery of the business outcomes and to enable the project sponsor to realise return on investment.
  • Knowledge Management - Adhere and contribute to knowledge management objectives and processes. Ensure knowledge harvesting occurs at all appropriate phases of the project.

To be successful for the role, you would ideally have:

  • Managing and delivering large complex programs containing multiple streams, across multiple regions, with multiple vendors (typically > $50m excl. software & hardware).
  • Building, leading and managing teams between 10-200+ people.
  • Managing & delivering multi-business unit initiatives.
  • Contract & vendor management

What's in it for you:

  • Work culture that focuses on safety & well-being
  • Inclusive, supportive & collaborative team

Knowledge/Skills:

  • Strong all-round project management experience
  • Strong stakeholder and engagement experience
  • Ability to lead teams
  • Ability to manage financials and project plans
  • Understanding of Agile methodologies and an ability to apply these in practise.
  • A solid understanding in project management methodologies, tools and processes across the project lifecycle, the Project Management Body of Knowledge.
  • Advanced and confident communication skills and the ability to liaise with senior business and technology management
  • Proven management abilities
  • Proven ability to lead, coach people to achieve successful outcomes
  • Influencing and negotiation skills

Competencies:

  • Stakeholder management
  • Problem-solving
  • Change management
  • Leadership skills
  • Methodical and logical approach
  • Communication skills

If you are seeking the next step in your career, please APPLY NOW.

For any further questions or information, please contact Rhea Paul on 0380807218 and quote job #241088