Senior Project Manager

Location: Newtown, New South Wales
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 18 days ago
Contact: Aparna Sharma
Discipline:
Reference: 197573_1567647842
  • Initial 12 months contract
  • Large Business Transformation Project (Systems Reengineering)
  • Location: CBD

Our client is looking for a Senior Project Manager with strong change management experience to join a large business transformation initiative. The ideal candidate will be a versatile Project Manager who has worked on a large Business Process redesign initiative. The project manager will require strong executive stakeholder management experience and will also need to be able to command a room as the IT representative. Experience within higher education is highly desirable.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Project Planning and documentation
  • Liaising with senior stakeholders both in technology and in the business
  • Leading committee meetings and preparing the associated materials
  • Change Management
  • Vendor management

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Extensive experience in project management within the IT industry (typically more than 7 years).
  • Significant experience in a project management leadership role.
  • Extensive experience in software and/or application development projects.
  • Experience with System Change control and Change Request management procedures.
  • Experience working within a large complex environment
  • Experience with senior stakeholders ie. C Suite level and ability to manage interactions appropriately.
  • High level of proficiency with Microsoft suite of applications.
  • Exposure to Office 365 and Clarity Project Management tool highly desirable
  • Superior stakeholder management skills, with demonstrated experience in working with both Business & Technology senior stakeholders
  • Excellent ability to identify and mitigate delivery and delivered risk
  • Excellent Communication Skills

Great Chance to join a market leader- This is an urgent requirement -Our client is looking to organise interviews next week- APPLY NOW !!!