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Technical Project Manager

  • 6 Months Contract with view to extend
  • Melbourne/Sydney/Brisbane
  • Leading Insurance & Healthcare Organisation
  • Rate Ranges from $900 – $1000/day Incl super

Job Description:
Responsibilities:

  • End to end delivery of agreed project /program scope within required timeframe, cost & quality constraints.
  • Ensure agreed business outcomes are delivered with full business engagement. No surprises.
  • Establish and monitor appropriate project governance for the project, and ensure alignment with Portfolio governance and reporting framework
  • Responsible for all aspects of project management including project/program status reporting, scheduling, dependency management and milestone tracking techniques, financial / budget management, risk and issue management, implementation planning / release management
  • Ensure all Project Status Reports are at the quality required by the Portfolio Planning and Reporting team.
  • Mentor, coach (as required) and lead/guide project resources and SMEs to accurately initiate, scope, plan, execute and deliver projects.
  • Develop trusted relationships with sponsors, project managers, business stakeholders and Technology teams
  • Where the Project is not yet underway, work closely with the Sponsor/Business Owner to initiate the project and get it ‘up and running’. This includes working with the Sponsor and other relevant stakeholders to develop the investment case.
  • Proactively support the uplift of project delivery practices and participate in and contribute to Communities of Practice within client
  • Other responsibilities as directed by the Assignment or Reporting Manager.

Skills & Experience:

  • 3 to 5 years project management position with professional experience managing projects at a senior level
  • Experience in leading change management projects is required.
  • Previous experience in Health Insurance industry will be highly regarded.
  • Demonstrated experience in program/ project techniques including project/program status reporting, scheduling, dependency management and milestone tracking techniques, financial / budget management, risk management.
  • Proven track record in negotiating successful outcomes with Sponsors, Project Managers and stakeholder groups.
  • Demonstrated ability to influence at a senior level.
  • Proven expertise in managing multiple stakeholders and technology teams.
  • Experience running RFPs/RFIs.
  • Experience at managing vendor relationships.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and strive for effective solutions and delivering to business outcomes.
  • Experience in Agile project delivery (and knowing when and how to best use it)
  • Expert knowledge using and interpreting Microsoft Project (or another scheduling tool) and agile delivery tools (e.g., Azure Dev Ops, Confluence) is essential.
  • Strong understanding of SAFe (e.g., PI planning), DevOps and SDLC.
  • Able to use and adapt to technology by taking fundamental principles and applying them in the new context.
  • Experience with and qualifications in Six Sigma, Lean will be highly regarded.

Qualifications and Training:

  • Tertiary education or equivalent in IT
  • Mandatory or working towards: Recognised and current formal project management qualifications from either AIPM or PMI.
  • Formal agile project management qualification, SAFe certification is advantageous

How to apply:

Please apply using the link below or call Nick on 0480 081 934 for further details. Applications closes based on the volume of applications received. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
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