24 Sep, 2021

Consulting Project Manager

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  • Remote (Canberra ACT, Australia)
Contract Consultant Government Management Strategy-Planning

Job Description

We are partnering with one of our consultancy clients to find an experienced Business Focussed Project Manager (Senior) for a contract into a Government Client
Key Information:

  • Start date: ASAP
  • Initial Contract: 6-12 months with extensions likely
  • Can consider contract or permanent engagement
  • Location: Canberra based or Remote options with occasional Canberra travel required
  • Must be an AU Citizen (Baseline Clearance preferred)

The role:

  • Actively manage the end to end project schedule; including proactive project dependency management and ensuring appropriate OCM activities are undertaken to enable a smooth transition to BAU.
  • Responsible for the preparation of key program level artefacts e.g. Integrated Schedule, Project Change Requests, Project Business Case Checkpoints.
  • Develop and execute activities related to end to end project management, including project plans and estimates, scoping and requirements through implementation and deployment.
  • Proactively monitor, manage and report on execution of deliverables
  • Deliver continuous improvements to the operating model, in consultation with the Project Leadership team
  • Stay educated on new and emerging technologies patterns 

About You
To be successful in this role you will have a methodical approach to delivery who is fully invested in success. You will have the traits of a well-respected leader who has no problems sharing the credit with others for a job well done.

Further to this, you will;

  • Health and government experience, highly desirable
  • Proven and extensive experience in successfully delivering large, complex and transformative projects/ programs of work
  • Successfully drive solutions and accountability across teams in a hybrid / agile environment and across multiple key vendors.
  • Demonstrated Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Built trusted and engaged relationships with C-suite stakeholders, regulatory agencies and vendors across all levels
  • Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment.
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment and embrace change.
  • Excellent leadership and management

What next?
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Remote Status

WFH + Travel (Please see listing for details - contact employer for further information)

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