Project Manager

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Contract
Reference: JO-1802-9505
Salary: $650 - $700 per day
Contact Name: Emma Copp
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About the Company

With a focus on providing exceptional data and information management on key infrastructure, this organisation manages a complex and critical sector of community assets.

About the Role

Currently in the delivery phase, the role of the Project Manager will be to successfully deliver a telecommunications project related to a significant rail asset.  This role will suit a Project Manager with a deep understanding of wireless connectivity.

In close liaison with various key internal and external stakeholders the Project Manager will be responsible for the management and coordination of the project. 

Key Responsibilities:
  • Ensure the project is delivered on time, to budget and to the required quality
  • Manage Project Schedule and Deliverables
  • Manage assigned Project Budget
  • Attend Group Management, Project and Client meetings
  • Manage the project team with a strong focus on teamwork
  • Manage internal and external project communications to all levels of stakeholders (business and technical)
  • Ensure the progress of the assigned project/s are accurately and regularly reported in the required formats

About You

We would like you to have previous experience delivering Telecommunications Projects within large-scale, complex environments. You will also have exceptional experience managing stakeholders through complex project challenges. 

Specifically, the following skills and experience would be of great benefit:
  • Formal Project Management Qualifications (Prince2, PMP or Agile)
  • 5-10 years' experience in the delivery of medium - large projects
  • 5+ years' experience working with Infrastructure / Telecommunications projects
  • Strong technical understanding of wireless connectivity
  • Stakeholder and Vendor Management

The role reports through to a Major Projects group delivering IT solutions across a large complex environment.

Excellent rate and 6-month contract with likely extensions.