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Project Manager - Business Efficiency

Project Manager - Business Efficiency

Location:

New South Wales

Work type:

Contract

Classification:

Information & Communication Technology

Salary:

Competitive

Job reference:

JO-1706-510591

Start date:

2017-06-26

Contact email:

pinki.verma@talentinternational.com

Advertiser:

Pinki Verma

 
  • NSW Government Client
  • 12 months contract with possible extension
  • Sydney CBD Location
  • Competitive daily rates
 
Project Manager will lead a multi-disciplinary team to deliver overall project management, identification and implementation of cost saving initiatives including developing cost models, project schedules, costs savings reporting and procurement strategy development for the organisation.
 
Key accountabilities
  • Manage the development of cost models to understand the cost drivers and opportunities for each cost item including developing standard work breakdown structures and associated cost breakdown structures to align project costs with project schedules.
  • Oversee the development and management of project schedules to identify and deliver cost improvements consistent with contemporary project management best practice standards and operational requirements.
  • Provide regular project status reports including reporting of costs savings progress to the Executive Director including identifying potential opportunities to achieve further costs savings.
  • Lead a multi --disciplinary team to deliver program outcomes including project and resource planning, development, implementation, evaluation and reporting processes to ensure delivery of quality project outcomes within agreed timeframes and budgets
  • Provide expert advice and information to stakeholders on emerging project issues and present recommendations to support project delivery in line with established plans, budgets, timeframes, policy objectives and other project priorities.
  • Lead procurement and negotiation of service contracts.
 
Essential requirements
  • Appropriate tertiary qualifications or demonstrated equivalent relevant professional experience.
  • Proven experience in all phases of project management from concept to completion.
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of project cost modelling and project scheduling practices
 
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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