Senior Project Manager - M19

Job Title: Senior Project Manager - M19
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: CR/011070_1650502107
Contact Name: Vinthosh Sadhai
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 21, 2022 10:48

Job Description

Senior Project Manager (M19)

Outstanding opportunity for a delivery focused Senior Project Manager to join a Greenfields program with one of Australia's largest Telco's.

  • Immediate Start
  • Greenfields program with leading Telco
  • WFH/Remote working arrangements available

Our Clients Service Operations team is hiring a Senior Project Manager to oversee the conception of their Information Technology Systems and Data Strategic Roadmap to enable the vision of becoming world-class operations. The successful candidate will have a background in both business and IT and will have an extensive experience in large, complex organisations, and ideally within either telecommunications or infrastructure businesses.

Reporting into the Program Lead, you will be responsible for all aspects of project management including budgeting, planning, resourcing, scheduling and contribute to the development of the core deliverables. As a professional, you will thrive in both complexity, ambiguity and able to think strategically at the highest levels.


  • Lead a lean team through the planning cycles in a hybrid delivery methodology (Waterfall/Agile)
  • Manage Jira Roadmap and Scrum Boards with a high-volume of activity with a lean team
  • Perform daily/weekly scrum rituals including sprint planning, daily stand up, retrospectives etc
  • Develop individual high-level project plans complete with order of magnitude cost estimates
  • Communicate with our IT providers about resource allocation
  • Refine project budget as needed to ensure timeliness and fiscal responsibility
  • Coordinate with vendors and suppliers as needed
  • Communicate project objectives to all team members involved
  • Engage with business stakeholders to understand and align to strategic objectives
  • Wear many hats and go above and beyond to get the job done.

Qualifications and Skills

  • 10+ years' experience in application/platform delivery management
  • Experienced in contributing to information technology strategy and architecture
  • Ability to complete projects on time and within the stated budget
  • Excellent communication, organisation, time-management and leadership skills
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking
  • Both Agile and Waterfall certifications with demonstrable experience leading delivery
  • High proficiency in Jira Advanced Roadmaps and Scrum Boards
  • Strong collaboration tools experience (SharePoint/Confluence)
  • Strong workshop and facilitation skills
  • Excellent presentation and documentation skills
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment demonstrating teamwork, innovation and excellence.

Must have Australian working rights to apply