Project Manager

Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: North Melbourne
Salary: $60 p/h + super
Start Date: ASAP - October 2020
Reference: 0506SKE
Contact Name: Sarah Kettlewell
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 29, 2020 11:47

Job Description

The purpose of this role is to manage IT projects according to the Council’s Project Management Framework in order to achieve the required outcomes for the Council. You will be working within the constraints of the approved scope, budget, time frames, policies and procedures to support the major Digital Transformation Plan. This role sits across Organisational Systems, Corporate Services and IT & Digital Services departments.  
Our local government client is a fantastic Council with an excellent reputation for customer service and a culture of innovation, best practice and continuous improvement.
This role is a Band 7 position paying $60 + Super per hour, from July - October 2020. 
This is a dynamic role with a lot of variety but the key responsibilities are:
  • Managing all tasks from planning to operational handover
  • Formulate business cases for IT projects
  • Advise on future resource needs
  • Communication and change management plans
  • Request for Tenders and Quotations
  • Facilitate and manage the Evaluation Phase of Projects
  • Deliver according to project delivery timings, within budget and scope
  • Identify and coordinate the IT staff where required
  • System management and application support of cloud-based applications (On-Prem & SaaS)
To be considered for this role please check that you have:
  • Several years of experience in a Project Manager role
  • Certification in Project Management
  • Experience with project management methodologies (PMBoK, PRINCE2, Agile with respect to delivery of IT related projects)
  • Cloud based technologies like SaaS, PaaS, IaaS
  • ITIL Framework knowledge

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity or roles in Local Government, please contact Sarah Kettlewell on (03) 8535 3111.