Project Manager - Student Systems

Job Title: Project Manager - Student Systems
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Macquarie Park, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 242507_1641950900
Contact Name: Gian Guanzon
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 12, 2022 12:28

Job Description

The Role

  • We are seeking an IT Project Manager focusing on delivering business cases for ERP and Student Systems
  • Ideally looking for someone with Student Systems experience, if not Government or Large Systems replacement experience equivalent will do
  • Develop business cases over 6 months, and if the business case gets up, deliver the project
  • The ERP and Student Systems will be multi-year, large project

Skills & Qualifications

  • Tertiary qualifications in Information Technology, Information Systems or Project & portfolio Management.
  • Professional Project Management Certification (e.g. PRINCE2 Practitioner, PMP or RegPM (CPPM or higher).
  • AGILE certifications (Scrum Alliance, AgilePM, BCS Agile etc.) highly regarded.
  • Demonstrable stakeholder management skills.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Skilled at managing people, establishing a culture of high performance.
  • Strong financial management skills with strong track record in delivery of projects within budget.
  • Skilled at developing business cases

Experience & Abilities

  • Significant experience in delivering large, complex IT projects and programs in public sector (HE experience is an advantage but not essential).
  • Highly analytical, able to understand, integrate and assess information relating to strategic, operational and technological issues and opportunities.
  • Experience as enthusiastic champion of change.
  • Strong experience in contemporary Project and Change Management methodologies such as PRINCE2, Agile, PMBOK, ADKAR or Prosci.
  • Excellent interpersonal, stakeholder engagement and facilitation skills. Strong financial management skills. Experience in public sector, preferably in education and ideally in HE
  • Experience working with a PMO and delivering to defined standards
  • Experience with waterfall and agile methodologies
  • Experience with ITSM practices
  • Experience working with senior stakeholders
  • Demonstrable experience balancing competing priorities and managing escalations

If you have the skills and experience mentioned above and believe you are the right candidate, please contact Gian on quoting reference 242507.

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