Project Manager

Location: Canberra
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 16 days ago
Contact: Carissa Burgos
Reference: 259130

Our Federal Government Client is seeking a Project Manager.

This is a long-term contract role with an initial contract duration of 12 months and extension terms of 2x12 months. The preferred locations for the successful candidates will be ACT and QLD. However, other locations will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Generally, candidates will be expected to be able to work from the State or Territory office at least 1 to 2 days per week. The Department will also create a merit pool via this RFQ for the large program of work.

As the selected candidate, you will:

  • Demonstrate leadership in operational management
  • Analyze requirements and advise on scope and options for continual operational improvement
  • Assess and evaluate risks, taking corrective action as necessary to mitigate the risks
  • Take all requirements into account when making proposals
  • Advise on available standards, methods, tools, applications, and processes relevant to the group's specialism(s) and can make appropriate choices from alternatives
  • Clearly demonstrate impactful communication skills (oral, written, and presentation) in both formal and informal settings, articulating complex ideas to broad audiences
  • Proactively contribute to the implementation of appropriate working practices and culture in security, privacy, and ethics
  • Communicate authoritatively at all levels across the groups/areas to both technical and non-technical audiences articulating business objectives

To be successful in this role, you should have:

  • Demonstrated experience and capability to provide the requirement (e.g., relevant qualifications and experience, including working within government and multi-vendor/hybrid context).
  • Ability to work in a complex working environment with proven experience to deliver in large-scale programs.

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian citizens with the ability to obtain Baseline clearance.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Carissa Burgos on quoting Job Reference: # 259130.

The closing date for this role is on 24 November 2023, Friday.

Expression of Interest for other Project Manager roles will remain open until 10 December 2023.

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

Diversity and inclusion are strongly supported at Peoplebank. People of all nationalities, gender identities, and cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, are encouraged to apply.