Project Manager (Contract)

Brisbane

Contract opportunity in our Brisbane office for an experienced Project Manager. Initially 6 months with the possibility of extending to 12 months.

  • Brisbane based
  • Contract
As Project Manager delivering a range of technology solutions, you will ensure the smooth running of project teams to deliver on time and within budget, while ensuring our customers have an exceptional experience every time. Through your proven experience and drive to excel, you will be able to build strong, open relationships with your team and project stakeholders, which in turn will enable you to plan, deliver and motivate others to perform and achieve extraordinary results.
 
Your days will see you: 
  • Manage multiple, concurrent projects spanning several business units
  • Collaboratively build effective and open working partnerships with clients and business teams
  • Adhere and contribute to continuous improvement of PM methodologies and best practice
  • Manage and contribute to effective resource allocation, forecasting future resource needs based on project and program plans and/or pipeline and budgets.
  • Develop and manage project scope, plans and budget estimates
  • Lead and motivate project teams to drive the success of project and task timelines
  • Communicate with key stakeholders regarding the status of project timelines, tasks, and issues
This role would suit someone with the following skills and experience:
  • Extensive demonstrated experience as Project Manager, leading large IT application development projects - Microsoft preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft technologies such as Dynamics or Digital & AI desirable
  • Illustrated experience in managing commercial and contractual aspects of projects, including strong negotiation and influencing skills
  • Proven ability to manage scope and control change in a dynamic project environment
  • Knowledge and experience with project methodologies such as PRINCE 2, PMBOK and agile methodologies
  • Ability to apply your PM knowledge and skills to influence and define the delivery process.
  • Excellent people skills - great influencer, passionate about developing teams, loved and respected by customers
Note; this is an initial 6 month contract with the possibility to extend to 12 months.

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