Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brisbane
Salary: $800.00 - $990.00 per day
Start Date: 2019-07-19
Reference: JO-1907-532300
Contact Name: Mats Rorvik
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 19, 2019 15:06

Job Description

Our client, a large commercial mining and energy organisation, is looking for 2 x project managers initial 6 month contracts based in Brisbane CBD. You will be involved in the project management of:
  • HSE Environment Data Management System Consolidation Project (Envirosys experience preferred)
  • Growth and Innovation - multiple Engineering Data Management projects
  • Responsible for the planning, execution and closing of any project and accountable for accomplishing the stated project objectives.
  • Manage relationship with customers, vendors, prime contractors, sub-contractors and other relevant parties, by acting as the central point of contract within assigned projects, and by providing necessary direction to all parties;
  • Create delivery group structures, project initiation documentation (project plans, product breakdown structures and product flow diagrams) ensuring satisfactory project progress and appropriate consumption of project resources;
  • Participate in outlining the products to be produced during workshops and ensure that members of the group work closely with the other workshop participants;
  • Responsible for all of the project management products;
  • Preparation and maintenance of appropriate project documentation in accordance with the requirements of the Project Management Methodology and contractual obligations, including the project initiation documentation;
  • Undertake the project kick-off including the scheduling, conducting and minuting of the project kick-off meeting;
  • Ensures that the solution is delivered on time and within budget
  • Maintain a constant liaison with the Senior User, as the responsible party for transition and implementation, to coordinate the project management aspects;
  • Monitor and manage project issues and actions (through the maintenance of an Issues Log and mitigation actions as necessary), and managing the escalation of issues and problems (technical and non-technical) through a pre-defined and formal process;
  • Submit change requests to the Project Board with their impact analyses;
  • Apply project change and variation, including customer sign-off and invoicing where agreed.
  • Ensure customer sign-off for successful completion of all agreed products
  • Demonstrated 5+ Years of Project Management experience on projects
  • PMBOK/Prince2 or PMP Certification/Experience
  • Mining Systems & Infrastructure Implementation experience - highly regarded
  • Highly developed written and oral communication skills
  • Strong project management and reporting skills
  • Solid understanding of the systems development and support lifecycle
  • Extensive experience delivering projects in a multi-vendor environment
  • Ability to use influence and relationships to work with other (third party) teams
  • Ability to work in complex organization environments (ie matrix) and with remote teams
  • Ability to plan work to meet deadlines
  • Conflict resolution
  • Facilitation skills
  • Logical and structured decision making
  • A keen focus on minimising the impacts that a technology project can have on the end user experience
  • Ability to perform under pressure and manage multiple projects at one time
If interested please apply now or contact Mats Rorvik or Matt Brearley on 07 3221 3333 for a confidential discussion.