We are now seeking Senior IT Project Manager for our large Federal Government client in Canberra.
Clicks is a specialist IT Recruitment Company with offices in Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. A home-grown Australian business with global capability, Clicks has been providing contract and permanent recruitment services to Australia's leading government and blue-chip organisations since 1990.
ROLE DESCRIPTION The successful candidate is required to:
Manage the delivery of large, complex projects that include technology implementation and significant business change components;
Formulate project plans with relevant stakeholders, and provide oversight and direction of planning through all project stages, from inception to completion, in accordance with agreed scope, time line, quality and budget requirements;
Work with members of the wider program team, including architects, developers and testers to ensure cross-project dependencies are clearly mapped and managed;
Set priorities and allocate resources in order to achieve agreed delivery objectives;
Proactively manage changes in scope and ensure appropriate measures are developed with relevant stakeholders to reassess, renegotiate and re-plan as required;
Proactively assess and analyse any risks and issues that may impact project team delivery and develop plans to address or otherwise mitigate them;
Maintain productive relationships and ongoing liaison with internal and external stakeholders;
Participate in business and technical change management forums and provide regular reporting to relevant governance forums; and Manage project team resources.
The successful candidate will possess the following skills, experience and qualifications necessary to perform the role:
Demonstrated Project delivery experience in medium to large infrastructure, system integration or business change projects;
Demonstrated experience in managing medium to large project teams with multi-skilled resources;
Strong understanding of methods, processes and procedures relating to project delivery;
Strong understanding of ICT concepts and system development lifecycle management methods;
Ability to work autonomously or within a portfolio team to meet objectives;
Excellent written and oral communication skills with proven ability in developing and publishing project documentation, including, but not limited to, Project Briefs and Project Management Plans, etc; and
Demonstrated experience applying Agile and Prince2 methodology/s to deliver projects.
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If you wish to apply for this position, please submit your resume by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. For further information please contact Gayathri Rajmohan at Clicks IT Recruitment on 0262027755.