Project manager

Location: Inner Suburbs Perth, Western Australia
Job Type: Permanent
Posted: 22 days ago
Contact: Gayle Truslove
Reference: 248444

Our client is a leader in the caring community, committed to providing real value to the community. Due to a systems upgrade, they are looking for an IT Project Manager to manage the selection and implementation of the new system.

The Role:

Your primary purpose in this role is to lead and manage the selection and implementation of a new system to replace the current applications.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Engage and develop relationships with key stakeholders across the business.
  • Consult with key users to determine challenges, limitations and ongoing issues with the current system.
  • Provide quality and timely delivery of project reporting to all stakeholders.
  • Manage all aspects of the project, including; demonstration, selection, planning, delivery, implementation, execution and change management.
  • Develop and apply a consistent methodology across the business ensuring alignment in planning and project practices.
  • Monitor all project risks and issues identified at the project level and ensure mitigation actions are completed.
  • Manage project resources to ensure projects are delivered within scope, timeline and budget.
  • Implement robust change management and communication strategies to ensure the new solution is successfully adopted.
  • Provide critical analysis on delivery performance in consultation with key stakeholders and project sponsors.

Key Skills:

  • Significant experience in the successful delivery of complex projects, specifically ERP software implementation.
  • Understanding of the accountabilities and communications both within an organisation and between a vendor and the organisation when executing projects.
  • Previous experience with issue/task management and office productivity software such as Microsoft Project, Jira and MS Office/365
  • Experience in managing large-scale organisational change.

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Gayle Truslove on 08 94231449 quoting reference 248444

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