• Competitive
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Contract, Full time
  • TEK systems
  • 2019-02-21

Project Manager

  • Full time
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • 21 Feb 19

Project Manager

  • Projects in the digital domain area
  • Long term contract opportunity
  • Transformation program of work

The Company - Our client is a medium sized NSW Government agency who are currently going through a large IT transformation. The strategy of transformation is focusing on the investment of latest technology, a complete modernisation of the environment as well as adopting digital services for both internal users and external customers. The objective of the project that this Project Manager will manage a range of projects in the digital domain area.

Day to day responsibilities -
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule, and project costs using appropriate verification techniques
    Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Successfully manage the relationship with the business client and all stakeholders
  • Perform risk management to minimise project risks
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation

Skills required-
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience in delivering solutions on in an enterprise environment with adherence to PRINCE2 framework.
  • Minimum 5 years in IT with experience managing medium to large projects with business systems implementation and integration
  • Experience with the following types of projects/technology platforms - web development, Intranet (SharePoint), Content Management Systems (CMS)
  • Expertise managing suppliers for delivery of project and support services delivery within terms of contract
  • Experience with direct management of development and testing teams
  • High level interpersonal and team management skills for establishing good working relationships with fellow IT colleagues, the business and other stakeholders.
  • Strong understanding of business change management
  • Strong capability with Microsoft Project and all MS Office products

For more information you can call Louisa Nortje in our Sydney office on (02) 9087 6201 quoting Job Reference 511555 or alternatively, apply here to register your interest.