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Project Manager - Business Systems Implementation

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Competitive Daily Rate
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Matt Brearley
9 months ago
Working with this growing division you'll be focused on the implementation of mining based business systems. This may involve upgrades, integrations and system replacement aspects and will require you to work closely with both vendors and internal resources. 

Ideally you'll be able to demonstrate experience delivering projects with a similar context in a complex, multi site enterprise environment.

You will be 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
  • 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 project schedule, reporting and tracking structures / mechanisms to ensure effective completion of all scheduled tasks and activities
  • Effectively manage time and operate both with a team and in an independent manner
  • Manage resources, including sub-contractors, by ensuring their effective and efficient application to projects to fulfil project obligations, and ensuring project roles and responsibilities are clearly communicated and understood;
  • Manage the project budget and all financial issues, including the monitoring and recovery of project costs

Your Experience:
  •  Demonstrated 7+ Years of Project Management experience
  • 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 organisational environments (ie matrix) and with remote teams
  • 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

Highly Desirable skills/specialities:
  • PMBOK, PRINCE2 or PMP certification
  • Agile Project Delivery experience
  • Mining Systems & Infrastructure Implementation experience - highly regarded
  • Excellent communication skills, stakeholder management and negotiation skills
  • Proven leader with the ability to motivate and influence team members from a wide variety of backgrounds to deliver high quality outcomes
To find out more, please "Apply for this job" or contact Matt Brearley or Michael Tran on (07) 3031 4506

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