Project and Program Scheduler

Job Title: Project and Program Scheduler
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 211482_1617666463
Contact Name: Josie Bandiola
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 06, 2021 09:47

Job Description

About the role:

A Project and Program Scheduler is required to work within the client's Management Office. The role will be responsible for developing and maintaining an integrated master schedule covering a number of information technology projects and non-technical activities.

The successful candidate will have a proven history of managing multiple schedules and in supporting project and program managers, and other key stakeholders.

The position is full time onsite in Canberra offices only.

Job responsibilities:

  • In consultation with project/program managers and other stakeholders, develop and maintain the program master schedule.
  • Maintain project and program inter-dependencies.
  • Assist, coach and mentor junior project managers in development of scheduling skills.
  • Assist Program Management Office staff in planning and costing future capability systems.
  • Assist the Program Management Office in the development and maintenance of portfolio reporting artefacts.

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Demonstrated administration and organisational skills within Defence's Desktop Environments.
  • Knowledge of Project Management methodologies.
  • Experience managing complex schedules in MS Project, Primavera, Open Plan or similar scheduling tools.
  • Experience in schedule-based cost estimation and resource leveling.

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian citizens with NV1

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Josie Bandiola 02 9054 8710 quoting Job Reference: 211482

Please note: only candidates that meet the above criteria will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in the position.