Project Manager - Grants Management

Job Title: Project Manager - Grants Management
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-08-07
Reference: JO-1908-532873
Contact Name: Kira Omernik
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 07, 2019 16:31

Job Description

About the Organisation
This government agency strives to encourage sustainable growth and protection of Australian industries including the delivery of a national innovation system to drive knowledge creation, international competitiveness and greater productivity. This department is committed to developing policies and delivering programs, in partnership with stakeholders, to provide lasting economic benefits based on principles of social justice and equity for all Australians.

About You
We are seeking an experienced project manager who is highly proficient in project management, stakeholder engagement and consultation and communications. They must be self-motivated, organised and capable of working within a dynamic and fast paced environment

About the Role
A project manager is required to support the business activities associated with the decommissioning of a grants management platform and the migration to the new platform) by December 2020.  Transition to the new platform is already underway as new grant rounds are launched using BGM, where possible, however system capability is not fully developed yet to on-board all programs to this system.  Further, migration of existing programs from eSGMS to BGM needs to occur as part of this work. 

The project manager will be responsible for representing the business needs to robustly plan the decommissioning and migration work, working with program and operational teams to ensure business readiness, including embedding new business practices associated with the transition.

Deliverables of the Role
  • Project Plans
  • Change Impact Assessments
  • Training Needs Assessments
  • Stakeholder Engagement & Communication Plans
  • Adoption Progress Reports/ Status Reports

To apply for this opportunity, please contact Jarryd Clifton on 02 6285 3500 or or click the "APPLY NOW' button below.