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Agile Project Manager

Location:

New South Wales

Work type:

Contract

Classification:

Information & Communication Technology

Salary:

$800.00 per day

Job reference:

JO-1904-529520

Start date:

2019-04-16

Contact email:

pinki.verma@talentinternational.com

Advertiser:

Pinki Verma

  • NSW Government Client
  • 6 month contract with strong possible extension thereafter
  • Chatswood Location
  • Competitive daily rates!

Talent International is working in partnership with a large government organisation to assist in sourcing an experienced Senior Project Manager manages the risk, quality and progress of ICT projects to organisational standards, and ensures projects are completed on time, on budget, to quality standards, and within agreed scope.


Key accountabilities
  • Lead and manage the planning and delivery of complex and/or medium to large technical projects to deliver organisational initiatives.
  • Manage all aspects of the project management cycle, including preparing business cases and project plans, identifying and allocating resources, developing and managing budgets, communication and meeting reporting requirements to ensure project outcomes are achieved on time, on budget and to quality standards.
  • Develop strategies for the continuous monitoring, evaluation and improvement of all aspects of project implementation including risk and contingency management, benefits realisation, project impact and quality measures to achieve the success of the project/s.
  • Lead and manage project team/s to successfully deliver all key milestones and outcomes of the project/s.
  • Manage and develop stakeholder relationships through effective communication, negotiation and issues management to ensure project deliverables are met.
  • Provide expert advice about the feasibility and suitability of proposed solutions to optimise business performance.
 
Experience Required
  • Extensive experience in managing medium to large and/or complex technical projects in a large and complex service industry organisation, including relevant project management qualifications or equivalent. This includes extensive knowledge and demonstrated experience ensuring projects are completed on time, on budget, to quality standards and within agreed scope.
  • Extensive experience in managing projects following an Agile development approach
  • Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Project and Visio or equivalent.
  • Demonstrated experience managing and overseeing major aspects of projects management and implementation, including developing and monitoring project plans, coordinating resources, reporting, issue and risk management and managing budgets.
  • Demonstrated experience managing projects following an Agile development approach, including where that development is within a wider traditional (Waterfall) project structure.

If you would be interested in this role please submit your application in Word format only by clicking the "APPLY NOW" button below or pinki.verma@talentinternational.com.

 

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