Project Manager - Digital

Job Title: Project Manager - Digital
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Darlinghurst, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 195404_1559266396
Contact Name: Pooja Gupta
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 31, 2019 12:18

Job Description

NSW Government Department
6 months contract with extensions
Close to Sydney CBD

About the role

This project will deliver a unified user experience where a user can find, create, contribute and use digital learning resources from multiple repositories - the Digital Learning Resources Hub (Hub). The project will also grow a community of contributors to continually resource and sustain the Hub.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Technical PM able to manage digital application and business processes, projects from requirements to successful implementation
  • Manage the planning and delivery of complex online digital projects
  • Strong release management experience in complex technical environments across multiple test landscapes and phases (i.e. Solution Testing, Integration Testing, Performance testing, User Acceptance Testing and Regression Testing)
  • Develop and implement project management plans
  • Regularly communicate with key senior stakeholders to ensure the identification and tracking of project objectives
  • Prepare and present project status reports and communicate project updates to inform decision making at the senior level
  • Balance competing demands to ensure projects objectives are achieved
  • Lead and facilitate productive discussions with all stakeholders
  • Monitor project milestone completion against goals and initiate amendments where necessary
  • Responsible for the management of project finances
  • Actively identify, manage and escalate risks, issues and dependencies to program leadership
  • Ensure solutions are aligned with Department architectural guidelines
  • Demonstrated experience in managing external vendors
  • Co-ordinate with business as usual teams

Key requirements:

  • 2-3 years experience in similar role
  • Advanced Microsoft Word, Excel, MS Project and PowerPoint skills
  • AGILE methodology certification or equivalent awareness/experience
  • PRINCE2 experience is desirable
  • Excellent, mature stakeholder management skills

For more information, please contact Pooja Gupta, quoting ref: 195404.