Project Manager - Metering

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 1 day ago
Contact: Nic Gulliver
Discipline:
Reference: 238717_1631668269

The Company:

Work for a brand that is instantly recognisable and one of Australia's largest Utility organisations. They offer a fantastic working environment where you will experience good work/life balance whilst working alongside some of the top technical talent in Sydney.

The Role:

This role sits within the Metering & Market Systems (MSS) division which is responsible for development, implementation and support of a number of systems and applications that play an important part in the rapidly changing deregulated electricity market in Australia.

The applications supported by the MSS team cover a broad range of technologies and functions specifically for metering. To ensure the continued success of the program, they are seeking highly capable, performance driven, and solutions focussed Program Manager - Metering Services.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provision of project management functions (not restricted to the following list):
  • Scope, planning and integration management
  • Budgets, time & resource management
  • Communication and quality management
  • Issues and risk management
  • Change Management impacts
  • Regular status reporting
  • Ensure requirements and issues of various groups are managed and resolved.
  • Efficient management of project management process by planning, leading, organising, coordinating and controlling the project
  • Accountable for the achievement of the project objectives
  • Appoint, build and manage the project team members
  • Communicate progress to upper management and other project participants
  • Interface and communicate with internal and external stakeholders
  • Manage the project in cross functional manner, ensuring integration with the functions of the organisation
  • Manage relationships with and reporting on projects to State and Federal Government bodies and Industry Regulators as appropriate

About you:

  • A minimum of 5+ years in a similar role
  • Ideally, previous experience within the utilities and metering industry
  • Strong leadership skills combined with excellent teamwork attributes
  • Proven project capability to manage large or small projects
  • Be fully competent in project management methods / methodologies
  • Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills.
  • Ability to influence management and staff to gain commitment to initiatives
  • Ability to prioritise and adhere to deadlines
  • Ability to critically assess business problems and manage associated risk
  • Ability to create and maintain a high level of client satisfaction
  • Ability to identify, implement and manage change issues

This is a critical role for our client, if you feel you can hit the ground running, please click 'apply now' and quote #238717.