Project Manager

  • Northbourne Avenue office location
  • 12 Month Contract + 2 X 12 Month Extension
  • Mid June start date

Our Client, a Federal Government Department located in the Canberra City is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Project Manager to join their team for a long term contract opportunity.

The Project Manager’s responsibilities will include:

  • Deliver one or more projects within the Agency’s Information and Technology Services (ITS) section;
  • Effectively manage multidisciplinary project teams using Agile project management methodologies (such as PMBOK, Prince2, AgilePM, Scrum, Kanban) to deliver outcomes;
  • Develop or manage the development of typical project artefacts, to ensure successful end to end project delivery;
  • Build relationships with and ensure effective management and engagement with all project stakeholders, utilising both strong influencing and change management skills;
  • Direct and coordinate the development of strategies to evaluate the effectiveness of project outcomes as part of an overall post-implementation review cycle;
  • Prepare and deliver high quality papers, briefs, presentations and correspondence;
  • Effectively manage, guide, mentor and develop team members and appropriately manage associated team workflow and performance;
  • Work in a collaborative and agile manner as a senior member of a team across the Agency.

Key Criteria:

  • Demonstrates the right skills and experience, a good understanding of the requirements and works in an agile way;
  • Technical competence is also assessed by reviewing the candidates resume against the requirements of the position;
  • Demonstrated previous experience in a similar role;
  • Delivers on intended results and outcomes;
  • Availability and capacity to undertake the role;
  • Ability to develop and contribute to innovative solutions;
  • Ability to make decisions, involves others as appropriate.

For a copy of the full job description, including the application instructions, please get in touch with Alison at the Recruitment Hive by clicking the Apply for this Job button. Alternatively, you can reach Alison on (02)6299 1006 to discuss further.

Please note, applications close on the 5th of June at 10:00am.

Job ID: AC 9382