Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: New South Wales
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-09-04
Reference: JO-1909-533756
Contact Name: Anna Au
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 04, 2019 16:04

Job Description

Project Manager
9 Months Contract

Talent International is working in partnership with a large government organisation to assist in sourcing an experienced 'Project Managers'.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Provide project management support to specific projects within the strategy. Apply a structured methodology to create a detailed project plan that identifies scope, quality, schedule, finances, resources, risks, issues and dependencies to a high standard.
  • Produce regular reporting to the Program Management Office and for various governance and stakeholder groups
  • Participate in project and program forums and work with the stakeholder groups to ensure adherence to program methodologies and assure program and project outcomes
  • Drive project deliverables through coordination with all relevant stakeholders and project teams
  • Manage and resolve issues and act as the point of contact for the project.
Essential skills:
  • Proven success in planning and initiating large and complex projects with a minimum 5 year plus experience in project management
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and monitor project plans, including detailed resource scheduling, milestones and task dependencies
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with key stakeholders; viz, business stakeholders, developers, school personnel and key interest groups
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills and the ability to communicate effectively with senior stakeholders, school staff, subject matter experts and technical teams across the sector.
  • Ability to successfully manage complex issues in a cross sectoral environment
  • Demonstrated a high level of personal motivation, organisation and productivity
Desirable skills:
  • Proven success in working in a Program Management Office providing outstanding governance, support and guidance to the program
  • Has experience working in the Government or Not-for-Profit sector

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