Temporary Project Manager

Location
Brisbane QLD
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
22 Nov 2018
Closes
22 Dec 2018
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

In this challenging role your responsibilities will include:

  • Consult, liaise, influence and negotiate with project managers and stakeholders of the project to deliver project scope and provide expert advice, guidance and support to the project team.
  • Use program and project management methodology to support the Executive Director (NGR Operations) in effectively managing the Next Generation Rollingstock project by:

o Establishing and supporting appropriate governance arrangements. 
o Establishing schedules for internal and external project activities, to facilitate successful project delivery. 
o Leading, managing and controlling project activities in accordance with agreed plans to deliver the project on time and to budget. 
o Identifying, evaluating and managing strategic and operational risk using appropriate mitigation strategies to ensure project success. 
o Managing supplier arrangements (contractor and consultants) and outputs, to ensure delivery to agreed specifications and standards. 
o Contributing to and promoting a positive and professional project working culture. 

  • Perform high level research and analysis necessary to identify key strategic objectives of the project.
  • Provide strategic advice and support to the project team and other stakeholders on a range of communication and project management requirements.
  • Contribute to a continuous improvement learning environment to achieve best practice project delivery within TMR.
  • Develop key project documentation in support of delivery high quality outputs through of the project delivery lifecycle.

This role reports to the Manager (PMO). 

Benefits:

  • A competitive remuneration package, including generous superannuation and leave provisions
  • Employer superannuation contributions up to 12.75%
  • Annual leave loading of 17.5%
  • Salary packaging arrangements
  • Flexible working conditions, ongoing training and career development
  • Exciting and innovative projects

How to apply:
If you are interested in this role, submit your CV or resume (maximum 5 pages), cover letter (maximum 2 pages) addressing the capabilities listed under "is this role for you" on the role description, online through SmartJobs www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au. 
Applications to remain current for 12 months.This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License.