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Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Location: Brisbane
Reference: 2983474
Contact Name: Reece Richardson
Job Published: August 07, 2019 17:31

Job Description

Top Reknown Australian Organisation is looking for a Business Project Manager to manage technical Vendors to assist with new Business Initiatives and implementations. You will be apart of a team working on Greenfield Projects handling client and technology change initiatives. In this role as a PM will be required to work on-site with business, clients, and the technical development and application team.

You will be:
  • Responsible for leading project teams and managing all activities in a project life-cycle (initiation planning, executing/controlling, and closing) associated with high visibility projects that are long-term, across one or more lines of business and carry a substantial impact to the relevant businesses. 
  • Interacts with senior leadership and major stakeholders to establish strategic plans and objectives for programs or projects.
  • Consults with business partners to clarify and define complex project requirements, budgets and business cases, including statements of work.
  • Creates and delivers presentations on program or project goals and plans, including progress reports. 
  • Responsible for end-to-end program or project management, demonstrating ownership of the entire process from beginning to end.
  • Develops and implements program and project level processes, procedures and performance metrics. May be responsible for sourcing, negotiating and managing outside vendors. 
  • Typically manages a family or series of projects associated with a specific business strategy to obtain benefits and controls.
  • Ensures program/project-related risks are managed according to the Project Management Policy.
  • Leads project staff, including training and providing input to performance evaluations (if requested)
Experience desired:
  • 10+ years Project Management Experience
  • Experience managing technology vendors
  • Hands-on Project Delivery (maintaining project schedules, issues, risks, change records)
  • Strong leadership and communications skills required
  • Ability to navigate complex relationships and team dynamics required
  • Experience managing project financials
  • Experience managing projects with multiple integration points (interfaces)
  • Technical skills (MS Project, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Previous Financial Services experience preferred a however strong candidate in other areas may supersede this requirement
Interested in hearing more about this role? Apply now!