Project Manager

Job title: Project Manager
Discipline: Technology & Data Analytics
Location: Sydney CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Contract: Fixed Term Contract
Salary low: 130000
Salary high: 140000
Liquid error: internal
Reference: 3159706
This small, but fast moving, successful insurance company is looking for a well seasoned, hands-on Project Manger to join their team.

The role will be a 12 month fixed term contract which is likely to extend. You will work across 3 projects concurrently and will be given 2 BA's to take on the journey.

The role will give you the freedom to step up and take ownership of this position and be part of a newly created department. The department will give you give you exposure to a plethora of technical projects including  some imminent, artificial intelligence work.

About the role

  • Managing the end-to-end delivery of technology and business projects, encompassing both applications and infrastructure
  • Designing and developing strategies and processes
  • Development and management of effective project reporting including Steering Committee management and reporting
  • Controlling project design, project development and planning activities
  • Developing and managing vendor contracts/agreements associated with the project
  • Identify project tasks that can be delegated offshore and managing the offshore resources for delivery.
Skills Required

  • 5 years minimum project management experience
  • A sound understanding on all aspects of project cycle
  • An understanding of change management competencies & theories
  • Good understanding of process re-engineering/business improvement & change management
  • Effective leadership, communication, facilitation, coordination, motivational, negotiation and conflict resolution skills
  • Ability to influence and build productive relationships with industry providers, vendors and senior stakeholders.
  • Ability to talk technically with developers while explaining technical concepts to non-technical management
Join a business with an innovative spirit and a team of entrepreneurial thinkers and bring projects to life.

If this has sparked an interested - get in touch with your CV. natasha@ashdownpeople.com.au