Senior Project Manager

Job Title: Senior Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 207627_1606100838
Contact Name: Carissa Burgos
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 23, 2020 14:07

Job Description

Our Federal Government Client is seeking a Senior Project Manager to lead change projects in the Operations Division. The role will be working with relevant managers and subject matter experts to implement new processes and systems in the Division.

This is a long-term contract role for 2 years with 2 x 1 year extension options, located at our Client's Canberra City location.

As the selected candidate, you will:

  • Plan, lead and report on business and IT projects.
  • Lead and support project resources by providing advice on how to plan, next steps and managing issues
  • Establish and maintain a sound working relationship with senior Operations executive including:
    • Designing a reporting regime for Executive to enable the efficient monitoring of projects' progress.
    • Presenting reports to the Executive
    • Presenting threshold or significant project issues to the Executive for decision
    • Collating and maintaining project metrics (project outcomes)
  • Guide the organisational change including clear and consistent communication; active engagement practises; and celebrating and advertising success.

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian Citizens who currently possess or have the ability to obtain Federal Government Security Clearances.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Carissa Burgos on 02 9137 8700 quoting Job Reference: # 207627

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