Senior Project Manager (VPSG6)

Job posted: 13/05/2022
Applications close: 27/05/2022 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Various

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Transport

Salary: $125,893 - $168,473

Occupation: Projects

Reference: VG/XT1605282

Reference: VG/XT1605282

Occupation: Projects

Salary Range: $125,893 - $168,473

Work location: Various

The Department of Transport brings together all transport modes to design, plan, build and operate Victoria's transport system for all users. Our job is to further integrate the transport network and improve the delivery of services to Victorians for simpler, quicker and safer journeys that connect people and places and support Victoria's prosperity and liveability.

Senior Project Manager

Salary range - $125,893 - $168,473 per annum plus superannuation

Employment Type - Ongoing, full time (the department provides flexible working arrangements)

Usual work location - Melbourne CBD

About the role

The role will provide project related technical and commercial advice to senior management. Successful delivery of complex, high value stakeholder business and systems technology projects with a focus on client management of a portfolio of projects to agreed scope, time, quality and budget and ensuring project outcomes achieve safety, operational, asset management, customer and commercial objectives. 

About You

As our ideal applicant, you will be able to demonstrate the following skills: 

  • Successful delivery of complex business systems and technology projects with a focus on client management of a range of projects to agreed scope, time, quality and budget and ensuring project outcomes achieve safety, operational and commercial objectives.

  • Timely development and ongoing management and oversight of commercial arrangements with delivery partners and project stakeholders that maximises value for money for the State, and lead to the successful delivery of projects.

  • Focused direct and indirect management of a diverse delivery team comprising staff, contract and vendor resources

  • Accurate and deliverable project scope and cost estimates that provide value for money and best fit for customer needs.

  • Communication and engagement with internal and external stakeholders provide support for project outcomes.


  • Tertiary qualification, or proven extensive experience in project management, or related discipline

  • Minimum 5 years experience in managing technology delivery related projects

  • Experience with Agile delivery methodology to incrementally deliver customer benefits

For further detail regarding the position, please refer to the PD attached.

Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa.

How to apply

Applications should include a resume and a cover letter.  Applications close 11.59pm 27th May 2022.

For a confidential discussion, please contact Mukund Naik, Program Manager on 0415 076 944 or by email: mukund.naik@transport.vic.gov.au.

Please note: This position requires the successful employee to provide evidence of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or medical evidence which confirms the individual is unable to receive a dose, or a further dose, of a COVID-19 vaccine due to a medical contraindication or an acute medical illness.

Preferred applicants may be subject to pre-employment checks. Information provided to the Department of Transport will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Senior Project Manager (VPSG6)

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Mukund Naik | mukund.naik@transport.vic.gov.au

Senior Project Manager (VPSG6)