Project Manager

Posted 24 June 2022
Salary$100 - $145 per hour
LocationCanberra
Job type Contract
DisciplineGovernment Federal, Consulting: IT
ReferenceJO-2206-482222

Job description

About the Organisation
Our Federal Government client contributes to Australia's legislation, economic prosperity, and social wellbeing by creating opportunities and driving better outcomes for people.
 
About the role
As a Project Manager’s you shall actively develop and manage relationships, and digital technology delivery outcomes for the agency through a blended agile approach.
  • Mange project governance, reporting, and operate under a blended Agile approach with technical leads to define and manage the delivery of outcomes.
  • Responsible for project scheduling, budget maintenance and escalating risks.
  • Lead engagements including workshops with stakeholders to review, refine and prioritise artefacts such as, epics, features user stories.
  • Maintain policy, project or operational issues and action items and responding to stakeholder needs and managing expectations
  • Support contract managers in establishing the new services arrangements.
  • Produce technical, non-technical documentation and project resourcess 
Skills and Experience :
  • Experience in agile project management, refining requirements to ensure the relevant product and services are delivered within agreed time, cost, and quality expectations.
  • Exceptional experience in planning, managing, and executing ICT projects, including advanced knowledge of software development lifecycles within a federal government context.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to develop and maintaining strong stakeholder relationships and translate business requirements to technology solutions
  • Experience in building mature self-organising teams and working in a complex and dynamic environment that is focused on quality outcomes and service delivery.
  • Knowledge of IT frameworks, such as ITIL, Agile ways of working and DevOps.
Applicants must be an Australian Citizen. Must either hold an active baseline clearance or ability to obtain one to be eligible for this position.
 
How to apply
If this role is of interest to you and you would like to know more then please don’t hesitate to contact Aureen Vaz | avaz@dfp.com.au  | 02 6162 7335.

DFP welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people with disability. In addition, DFP will provide reasonable adjustments for individuals with disability throughout the recruitment process. If you identify as a person with disability and require adjustments to the application, recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please advise via adjustments@dfp.com.au or 1300 337 000 and indicate your preferred method of communication (email, phone, text) so we can keep in touch and meet your accessibility needs.

Note: You may be required to provide evidence of your COVID-19 vaccination status.