Senior Project Manager

Job Title: Senior Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: £900 - £901 per day
Reference: CR/006529_1628751788
Contact Name: Sam Robinson
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 12, 2021 17:03

Job Description

FinXL IT Professional Services is an established, innovative Australian company, providing technology enabled business solutions and consulting services across a number of industries. These include; Government, Telecommunications, Commercial and Finance. We currently have more than 1200 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.

The Role- Senior Project Manager - Databases

FINXL Consulting is looking for a Project Manager to work with on a client based end to end Project. The specific project this role will be required to deliver is the Oracle end of life database upgrade. Where we have approximately 570 databases which need to be upgraded. The role will be required to engage multiple application team stakeholders in order to plan and execute the upgrades as well as work with the Infrastructure team to deliver and manage the upgrades.

For this project we will need someone who has worked in large scale IT transformations with a strong understanding of Database environments and their end of life to upgrade.

Key Objectives

  • Deliver project objectives within time, resource and budget constraints through to closure
  • Identify and resolve project issues before project baselines and benefits are impacted
  • Identify innovative solutions and approaches
  • Lead teams to motive and energize talent
  • Sustain a sense of urgency around project critical paths and issues
  • Persevere to overcome project setbacks
  • Implement strategies to achieve project objectives
  • Deliver to commitments
  • Demonstrate full ownership and accountability delivering approved project outcomes
  • Project stakeholders are engaged, clear on status, progress against all baselines, key risks and issues
  • Meet or exceed stakeholder needs
  • Clear and accurate status reporting focussed on approved baselines and project outcomes/benefits
  • Ensure that project documentation is stored in the designated project control book, if in the event of leave another PM can pick up the project and understand all baselines, status, priorities, key issues and risks

Strong experience in the following will be required:

Project Initiation, Scope Management, Time Management, Cost Management, Risk Management, Project Change Management, Quality Management, Stakeholder Management, Leadership