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Technical Project Manager

Contract type: Contract
Industry: Projects & Transformation
Start date: July
Salary: Circa $1000 per day
Reference: Greenwich
Contact name: Chris
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Job description


One of our government partners is seeking an experienced Project Manager to join their dynamic team in Canberra. This role will play a pivotal part in supporting strategic initiatives, focusing on the Enterprise Digital Capabilities and Integration Platform projects.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Lead the scoping, planning, implementation, and reporting of assigned projects, ensuring adherence to agreed standards and tolerances.
  • Effectively manage project resources, coordinating with business SMEs, solution architects, testers, and developers to deliver project outcomes.
  • Develop comprehensive project management documentation, including business cases, project plans, reports, and post-implementation reviews.
  • Proactively manage project risks, escalate and resolve issues as they arise.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to support project procurement activities, including RFQs/Tenders and evaluation reports.
  • Cultivate and maintain strong working relationships with stakeholders and executive sponsors.
  • Facilitate project-related change management, ensuring clear and consistent communication with active engagement.
  • Government experience essential
  • Proven experience as a Project Manager, preferably in large-scale IT projects or digital transformation initiatives.
  • Strong understanding of project management methodologies and tools.
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills, with the ability to engage effectively across all levels of the organization.
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver projects on time, within scope, and within budget.
  • Solid experience in managing project procurement activities and vendor relationships.
  • Effective problem-solving and decision-making abilities.
  • Relevant qualifications in project management or a related field (e.g., PMP certification) would be advantageous.
  • Baseline clearance

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