Project Manager

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology & Digital
Salary: AU$130000.00 - AU$140000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH238986_1575853132

This is an excellent opportunity for a Project Manager with Financial Services experience to step into their new role. Reporting directly to the Head of Corporate Change Control, you will be responsible for 4-6 projects at any one time, handling budgets of up to $2million. The right candidate for this role will be a self-starter who is more than comfortable working independently and able to come in and hit the ground running.

Key Responsibilities-

  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the sound execution of projects
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Regularly review and analyse project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule, and project costs using appropriate verification techniques
  • Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Successfully manage the relationship with the IT teams and all stakeholders
  • Perform risk management to identify and minimize project risks
  • Create and maintain project documentation
  • Assist in the develop of appropriate project processes and methods
  • Stakeholder management, internal and external
  • Coordinates closely with the Program Director Corporate as an escalation point and to provide regular updates

Key Experience-

  • Financial services experience essential. Direct experience heading superannuation projects highly desirable.
  • 3-5 years' experience as a Project Manager
  • Project Manager Certified E.g. PMBOK, Prince2, Agile, etc. or relevant experience
  • Excellent communication skills