Project Manager (VPSG6)

Job posted: 24/06/2022
Applications close: 17/07/2022 (Midnight)
19 days remaining

19 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Various

Job type: Full time / 24 months

Organisation: Service Victoria

Salary: $127,467 - $170,579

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Reference: VG/1624938V

Reference: VG/1624938V

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Salary Range: $127,467 - $170,579

Work location: Various

Multiple positions available Hybrid - working from home, office (Ballarat, Suburban or Regional hub)

  • Multiple positions available
  • Hybrid - working from home, office (Ballarat, Suburban or Regional hub)
An exciting opportunity is available for a Project Manager with Service Victoria. 
Within Service Victoria, Project Managers coordinate the risk, quality, and progress of projects by ensuring they are completed on time, on budget, to quality standards, and within agreed scope. 
The successful candidate will possess one or more IT knowledge/skills in application processes, methodologies, standards, products, and frameworks and understands enterprise IT environments, infrastructure, and systems. They will have knowledge and experience with Branding and Thought Leadership, Information Management Analysis and Solution design, Data Analysis and Solution Architecture. 
The demonstrated ability to communicate effectively across a range of media types, using a range of styles to suit different audiences both technical and non-technical. They understand and embrace various ways of working and are agile in approaches to collaboration and delivery of services. 
The Project Manager works under broad direction and is accountable for exercising a considerable degree of independence and performs a leadership role. The Project Manager is accountable for planning, co-ordinating and delivering detailed, complex, technical or sensitive projects that impact on strategic or operational outcomes. They will manage key stakeholder relationships, resolve issues and deliver quality outcomes. 
As a modern, outcomes driven technology organisation, Service Victoria is embracing remote first for all roles. 
What a Project Manager does at Service Victoria: 
  • Manage a diverse set of resources to deliver IT programs; develop strategies and evaluate project and business outcomes 
  • Provide expert strategic and technical advice and deliver results with a significant degree of independence within a framework of agency policies, priorities, objectives, and strategy 
  • Provide authoritative and expert advice to ensure products are delivered in line with contract requirements and project management methodologies 
  • Lead and direct high-level research activities to provide advice on complex issues and project work that requires a strong technical background, a high degree of originality and independent judgment in relation to information technology projects 
  • Represent the agency at an authoritative level on complex and/or technical issues with external practitioners, industry representatives and government agencies 
  • Develop and lead the implementation of strategies and devise solutions to address complex IT project management risks and problems which may not have established precedents or guidelines, to ensure the achievement of planned business outcomes 
  • Oversee the coordination of a series of interrelated IT projects and activities, assess the impacts of programs and project activities on the agency's operations and provide recommendations to senior executives and other stakeholders 
  • Provide leadership and direction and ensure a high level of accuracy, consistency, and integration across business in terms of advice provided or functions managed  
On your first day you'll have to:
  • Demonstrated experience in delivering complex and high-profile projects in a customer led and technology and digitally driven environment.
  • Proven ability to lead the design and delivery of complex projects within an agile development environment.
  • Proven ability to adhere to required governance and assurance processes and practices within complex and highly regulated environments.
  • Manages and monitors the impact of program or project risks and issues with a vested interest.
  • Uses available information and exercises good judgement to make timely and well-informed decisions.
Desired Qualifications  
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications will be highly regarded   
  • Project Management certification (preferred), e.g. PMP, Prince2  
The closing date for this position is  17 July, 2022
This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia. 
How to apply: Apply before the advertised closing date, all applications should include: 
a resume 
cover letter
Other relevant information: 
Service Victoria is continuing to hire with all interviewing and on-boarding done virtually due to COVID-19. All new and existing Service Victoria team members will continue to work from home until it's safe to return to our office. When our office re-opens, this role will have the option to work from the office or remotely from home. 
Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work visa and comply with the 100-point Proof of Identity Check and national police records check 
Recipients of Victorian Public Service (VPS) voluntary departure packages should note that re-employment restrictions apply 
Non-VPS applicants will be subject to a probation period 
All staff must comply with the Code of Conduct for Victorian Public Sector Employees 
Terms and conditions for department employees are subject to the Victorian Public Service Enterprise Agreement 2020. 
Under the Pandemic Orders DPC is required to collect, record and hold COVID-19 vaccination information for all employees and contractors who are, or may be, scheduled to work outside of their place of residence.
DPC actively promotes diversity, inclusion and an equal opportunity workplace. We welcome applicants from all diverse backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities. All roles at DPC can be worked flexibly, however it may differ from role to role. 
Project Manager (VPSG6)

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