Project Manager - Defence

Canberra Permanent
  • A Leading top tier organization in the industry
  • Permanent Role in Canberra

About Our Client

A leading organisation in the defence industry with multiple projects in constant rotation

Job Description

  • Responsible for the effective management and delivery of projects.
  • Provide leadership to all members of the project team whether directly managed or not.
  • Lead, coach, and motivate team members in the development of a robust, innovative and high performing team.
  • Foster and maintain relationships with customers, suppliers, and other internal and external stakeholders.
  • Manage the finances of projects, within approved budget constraints.
  • Deliver the required outcomes in accordance with agreed schedules.
  • Contribute to research and data analysis of project analytics to enable continuous improvement and deliver efficiency's in all aspects of project performance.
  • Collaborate with the Senior Executive and Department Heads to identify business requirements as they pertain to assigned projects.
  • Other activities as directed by the Chief Executive Officer / Technical Director.

The Successful Applicant

  • AGSVA clearance level: NV1.Proven experience in the management and delivery of complex (over $50M) technical projects including experience in detailed scheduling, project finances and resource management.
  • Understanding of major Defence Capital Acquisition and Support projects.
  • Advanced technology project management experience, or with demonstrated experience working at a high level in major technology development and delivery projects.
  • Understanding of Defence Security requirements and procedures.
  • Proven experience in Contract negotiation with the Commonwealth on major Capital Acquisition and/or Support projects.
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver results by arranging work flow, determining priorities and meeting deadlines.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work with autonomy.
  • Competent in use of Open Plan Professional and Microsoft applications including Word, Excel and Project at an Expert level.
  • Project management experience in Defence or related industry
  • A tertiary degree or equivalent experience in one of the following disciplines; Engineering; Technical/Mechanical or Electrical Trade; or Management/Business/Commerce/Law.

What's on Offer

Working in a constant growing industry

Permanent role (Very rare)

Very attractive salary

Self Motivated role

Gomaa Magdy
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+ 61 2 6222 8946

Job summary

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Gomaa Magdy
Consultant phone
+ 61 2 6222 8946
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