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Senior Digital Project Manager

Job Details

Melbourne C B D
6+ month contract
Job Type
Ali Andrewartha
9 days ago
Working for this local government you will have Senior Project Manager/ Program responsibilities while leading a small team. Projects are primarily digital initiatives and solutions, and Human-centred design (HCD) driven.

  • Manage projects and cross-functional teams successfully and develop a 3-month forward plan for program activities in consultation with Directors
  • Oversee multiple existing Project Managers, guiding on critical project setup activities - projects plans, budgets, forecasting, change plans, etc.
  • Identify project risks and overruns
  • Build relationships with key stakeholders and manage their expectations around timelines, budgets across the program.
  • Ensure quality reporting and risks are being managed
  • Engage with key stakeholders to ensure buy-in and that the project delivery approach and deliverables will meet key business outcomes.

Skills and experience required
  • Extensive Senior Project/ Program Management experience in large and complex environments
  • Previous experience across digital transformations, platforms, mobile applications, and developments
  • Background in Service Design, UX, Human-centred Design (HCD)
  • Experience managing or responsibility for technical teams to deliver projects
  • Ability to engage, manage and communicate with senior stakeholders with competing requirements
  • Project Management tools, techniques and methodologies (agile, waterfall, PMBOK etc.) 
  • Strong financials, project forecasting, demand planning etc.
  • Previous experience in local, state, or federal government highly regarded
How to Apply
Apply now, or contact Ali (03 9236 7708) or Carly (03 9236 7704) from Talent for a confidential discussion