Temporary Project Manager

Brisbane QLD
Competitive Salary
22 Nov 2018
22 Dec 2018
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
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). 


  • 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.