Project Managers

Location: Canberra
Job Type: Contract
Posted: about 1 month ago
Contact: Maria Lastierre
Reference: 259968

Our Government Client is looking for Project Managers.

They require Project Managers capable of delivering services including the coordination and delivery management of complex projects, to participate in quality assurance activities to manage their interdependencies in support of specific business strategies and objectives on various projects.

The Role

The project manager will be required to undertake the following activities associated with the role:

  • Work closely with business areas, technical experts and external resources to deliver project outcomes.
  • Undertake effective planning and coordinating of activities to successfully deliver project outcomes.
  • Coordinate the delivery project outcomes in line with architecture alignment, program delivery and financial outcomes.
  • Develop and maintain projects artefacts, such as project plans, status reports and benefits management;
  • Resource planning and coordination as required.
  • Deliver quality project outcomes and business benefits in line with agreed business case objectives and aligned to the project, program, portfolio management and architectural governance framework.
  • Risk management activities for projects, ensuring appropriate and effective governance arrangements are adhered to supported by comprehensive reporting.
  • Establish, maintain and coordinate stakeholder engagement to facilitate input.
  • Initiate, establish and maintain strong relationships with an extensive range of stakeholders both internally and externally.
  • Negotiate and cooperate with a range of stakeholders to ensure the achievement of project outcomes.
  • Align project delivery and planning to the broader strategic Departmental objectives.
  • Undertake complex work activities covering technical, resource, financial, people, stakeholders and procedural and governance issues.
  • Adapt quickly with flexibility and capacity to changing demands, priorities and direction.
  • Other general duties as required.

Please note: This is a security designated position and specified Personnel will be required to hold a current Australian Government Negative Vetting Level 1 Security Clearance prior to commencement.

*****Specified personnel must not work more than (37.5) hours per week****

This is a full time contract role for 12 months with 2x12-month extension options. The location of work is in Barton.

Apply now for immediate consideration - call Maria Lastierre at 02 6245 1717 quoting Job Reference: # 259968

The closing date for this role is on Friday, 26 January, 2024.

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.