Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 01/09/2021
Reference: CR/006172_1627343255
Contact Name: Isaac Bischof
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 27, 2021 09:47

Job Description

  • September Start | Canberra location
  • Long term contracts
  • Australian Citizenship Required

FinXL IT Professional Services is an established innovative Australian company providing technology enabled business solutions and consulting services across a number of industries including Government, Telecommunications, Commercial and Finance. We currently have more than 850 consultants assisting our clients across Australia and are continuing to grow at a rapid pace. Through the delivery of services and implementation of new systems, processes and technology, we assist our clients to gain competitive advantage and reach new heights.


Key Tasks/Duties

  • manage, deliver and monitor projects that may have an organisation-wide impact
  • develop, manage and implement project plans and schedules in accordance with the
  • agency's project management framework and consider project interdependencies
  • collaborate with staff in immediate work area and with internal and external stakeholders
  • contribute to project design, governance arrangements and operational integration
  • ensure project deliverables and milestones are met on time and within budget coordinate
  • strategic planning for longer term project initiatives lead and manage staff and manage
  • performance, attendance and health and wellbeing develop staff capability through
  • coaching, mentoring and succession planning provide expert advice and feedback to
  • stakeholders and the agency's executive research, review and evaluate projects in
  • specific operational or technical areas report on project outputs to stakeholders, and
  • oversee regular project reporting including status updates and exception reports prepare
  • and review written material including business cases, plans, reports and executive briefs
  • and corporate documentation undertake budget management, monitor expenditure and
  • oversee procurement and contract management identify, assess, manage, escalate,
  • report and monitor project risks, issues and benefits, including developing treatment
  • strategies

Selection Criteria:

Mandatory Criteria

  • Demonstrated experience and track record of managing the delivery of project
  • deliverables on time and of high quality.
  • Minimum 5 years' experience as a project manager in Government or industry equivalent.

Weighted Criteria

  • Experience in the project management of complex programmes of work
  • Experience in negotiating and managing key stakeholder relationships to deliver
  • programmes and respond to the needs and expectations
  • Demonstrated sound communication, negotiation and liaison skills

FinXL fosters a high-performing, inclusive workplace built on a foundation of excellence, respect and dignity. We take corporate social responsibility seriously through our ongoing activities with communities and staff involvement in these efforts. We are committed to environmentally friendly practices in both our own operations and our work with clients.

To be considered please send applications or contact Isaac on 02 6243 6408 to discuss further.

FinXL does not accept unsolicited resumes or appreciate unsolicited calls from recruitment agencies.

FinXL encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.