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Senior Project Officer - Large Transformation Program

Job Title: Senior Project Officer - Large Transformation Program
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: AU$750 - AU$825 per day + including super
Start Date: 01/02/2022
Reference: 6515
Contact Name: Lee Hogben
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Job Published: November 24, 2021 16:36

Job Description

This NSW Government agency has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Project Officer to be part of a significant transformation Program on an initial 12-month contract.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Lead the development and delivery of a portfolio of projects, identifying interdependencies and leveraging resources to maximise efficiencies and achieve required organisation outcomes
  • Lead and oversee all aspects of project development and implementation across a portfolio of complex projects, including preparing business cases and project plans, establishing appropriate governance, identifying, allocating and managing resources, and meeting reporting requirements, to ensure project outcomes are achieved on time, on budget, to quality standards and in line with the Agency project management methodology
  • Develop and implement strategies and tools for the continuous monitoring and evaluation of projects, including risk and contingency management, benefits realisation, and project impact and quality measures, to identify and address issues and assess project progress and overall effectiveness
  • Lead and manage project team/s, including internal and external project staff, to deliver all key project/s milestones and outcomes
  • Manage stakeholder relationships through effective communication, negotiation and issues management to ensure stakeholders are engaged throughout the project and project deliverables are met
  • Provide expert advice and information to stakeholders on emerging project issues and present recommendations to support project delivery in line with established plans, budgets, timeframes, policy objectives and other project priorities
  • Oversee research and formulate recommendations to support evidence based project planning and decision making

You must be either an Australian Citizen or Australian Permanent Resident to be considered for this role.

Please send your CV in WORD format only.