Project Manager - 4417


Federal Gov't Agency client is seeking an experienced Project Manager to support and manage 2 pending projects. This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Proactively managing projects
  • Driving business change on behalf of the project sponsor
  • Working with teams to plan, coordinate and implement the project approach, communication plans, training plans, testing approach (primarily UAT) and project transition
  • Coordination and management of the successful vendor/s
  • Engagement and coordination of IT Application resources
  • Stakeholder engagement (including operational area teams, IT resources, Project Steering Committee)
  • Working with the Enterprise & Solution Architect, Program Manager and project resources to develop and deliver to a detailed schedule

Your skills & experience

  • Minimum 5-8 years managing IT Application Projects in Federal Government.
  • Ability to manage multi-vendor relationships.
  • In stakeholder management .
  • Coordinating and tasking IT resources (BA, Developers, Testers).
  • In guiding business stakeholders through large process change.
  • In MS Project, developing and delivering to detailed schedules.
  • Excellent communicator (written & verbal).

Desirable skills & experience

  • In management of finance projects.
  • Project Management certification (industry standards).
  • Management of RFQs (implementation) against contracted deliverables.

For you to qualify

  • Australian Citizen with a current baseline security clearance.
  • Can work full time and on site in Braddon ACT.
  • Estimate start of employment is 21 October 2019.
  • Contract engagement for 12 months with a possible 12 months extension.

Braddon, ACT

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