Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: AU$135 - AU$155 per hour
Reference: BBBH43934_1580429324
Contact Name: Ross Webb
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 31, 2020 11:08

Job Description

The Project Manager is to provide effective leadership of a technical ICT projects within the ASD Cyber Technical Program. The Project Manager possesses the ability to receive instruction from executive staff and collaborate between a broad range of stakeholders to ensure project scope, plan and deliverables are within the agreed time, budget and quality parameters

  • TSPV clearance (Any Agency)
  • 12 Contract or 24 month contract on offer
  • SFIA Lvl 5
  • Flexible/Part time working arrangements available

Skills and Knowledge

  • Knowledge of project management methodologies, including delivering projects within Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) framework and Benefits realisation.
  • Project Management certification will be highly regarded.
  • Proven experience in Commonwealth complex procurement process and Request for Tender processes is desirable.
  • Contract management experience is desirable.
  • Experience in developing acquisition strategies for future work is desirable

Major Responsibilities:

  • Ensure projects are completed on time, on budget, within scope, and to the business requirements whilst ensuring quality standards are met
  • Manage project resources including the procurement of contracted services
  • Manage risks and minimise the impacts throughout the lifecycle of the project
  • Plan and manage all phases of the project lifecycle, including requirements analysis, system design, specification, testing, implementation and evaluation
  • Maintain project budgets and control costs, schedule and quality of project activities
  • Prepare status reports for program management, business stakeholders and senior executives
  • Advise senior management on issues, provide solution options, and implement management decisions to resolve issues

Kinexus are the No. 1 defence recognised supplier with a specialisation in the recruitment of mid to senior level professionals who hold Defence or Federal government clearances across the spectrum of technology platforms. Kinexus are recognised as a top 15 Defence SME in Australia and support various major defence projects

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below and attach your resume as a word document. Alternatively, please contact Ross Webb on 02 9492 7530 quoting the Job Title for this position.
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