Project Manager

Job Description

Project Manager

Intial 6 month contract with potential to extend

Sydney and Parramatta

Technical and Business expertise required

The Role

This high profile government department is seeking an experienced Project Manager to assist with the review of existing applications. You will be a business focused senior PM able to manage application and business process projects from requirements to successful implementation. You will work with the end users within the organisation to review existing software and deal with the vendors.

You will need to be a self-motivated, dynamic Project Manager who actively takes the initiative and has the right mix of persistence and effective problem solving with a mix of analytical and creative thinking. 

You will require experience in the following areas: 

Leading of stakeholder workshop to define and understand the business requirement

Strong business and service orientated project experience

Excellent communicator, able to interact productively with diverse audiences

Manage the planning and delivery of complex strategic projects, with the delivery of software development a must.

Strong release management experience in complex technical environments across multiple test landscapes and phases and into production.

Manage entire project teams to ensure that the project outcomes are achieved

Develop and implement project management plans to ensure the success of the project

Regularly communicate with key senior stakeholders to ensure the identification and tracking of project objectives

Prepare and present project status reports and communicate project updates to inform decision making at the senior level

Balance competing demands to ensure projects objectives are achieved

Previous experience working within private sector as well as government or experience working for a tier 1/2 management consultancy will be beneficial

Advanced Microsoft Word, Excel, MS Project and PowerPoint skills

What’s onoffer? 

Interesting projects

Long term contract

Good daily rate

Post Date: November 11, 2019