Project Manager

Posted 20 March 2024
Salary$180000 - $250000 per annum, Benefits: Including Super
Job type Full time
DisciplineInformation Technology

Job description

  • 12 Month Fixed Term Contract
  • Sydney Location
  • Opportunity to work in delivering and leading Financial Projects
DFP Recruitment is currently recruiting a Project Manager to join one of our esteemed Financial Service clients in Sydney. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced professional to lead and deliver key transformation projects in a collaborative and fast-paced environment.
Company Overview:
Join a progressive team working closely with a leading Financial Services client in Sydney. As a Project Manager, you'll play a pivotal role in ensuring the successful delivery of key transformation initiatives, driving innovation and excellence in project management within the financial sector.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Lead a team through the project lifecycle, meticulously planning, budgeting, scheduling, and tracking project progress.
  • Develop and maintain comprehensive project plans encompassing budgeting, timelines, schedules, roles, and responsibilities.
  • Ensure alignment with objectives and facilitate effective communication among stakeholders.
  • Proactively monitor project progress, resolve issues, and initiate appropriate corrective action.
  • Adhere to the client’s governance and delivery frameworks.
  • Manage the project budget, monitoring expenditure and costs against delivered benefits.
  • Facilitate the appointment of individuals to project teams.
  • Ensure delivery of new products or services meets quality, time, and budget constraints.
  • Manage risks to the project's successful outcome.
  • Collaborate with the business change manager on the transition to the new business-as-usual position.
Primary Skills Required:
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Project Management.
  • Experience in delivering IT, People, and Administration projects, including transitions for superannuation mergers and acquisitions.
  • Demonstrated track record in planning, executing, and delivering large complex programs/projects on time and on budget.
  • Project Management qualifications such as Prince2 or equivalent experience.
  • Experience with either Bluedoor or HiTrust will be desirable.
Skill Capabilities:
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills.
  • Leadership abilities and adaptability in dynamic project environments.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to navigate challenges effectively.
  • Familiarity with Financial Services industry practices and regulations.
How to Apply:
If you're a proactive and experienced Project Manager looking to take on challenging projects in the Financial Services sector, we want to hear from you. Please submit your resume and cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you're the ideal candidate for this role.
We encourage you to click on "apply now" button with your updated CV in MS Word/ reach Madhuri directly at / 02 9200 3674.
Join us in driving positive change and innovation in Financial Services!

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 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.