Project Manager EL1 / Senior Project Officer APS 6

Federal Government Agency requires Project Management professionals to work on their new Capex programme.
Your new company
A major federal government department requires experienced project professionals to assist them in the roll out of their new Capex programme.

Your new role
Reporting into the EL2 Property and Projects Director you will be responsible for managing multiple projects from conception to final handover. This will include but not limited to:

  • Coordinating the Agency’s Capital Works Program including all aspects of end-to-end construction project management (planning, design, approvals, procurement, delivery and handover).
  • Preparing draft written material including business cases, plans, executive briefs, project reports, status updates and exception report.
  • Performing independent research work and analysis including the preparation of draft reports on relevant project activities.
  • Monitoring project budgets, reviewing and reporting on expenditure and assisting with procurement and contract management.
  • Identifying and assisting with program governance including the management of project risks, issues and benefits.
  • Reviewing projects to provide improvements and reviews on the effectiveness of service delivery.
  • Contributing to the development and review of policies, procedures and guideline documents.

What you'll need to succeed
  • Demonstrated experienced delivering a CAPEX building projects from design to completion
  • Comprehensive understanding of design and construct processes
  • Strong stakeholder management experience including engaging with complex stakeholder relationships, both internal and external, including senior executives
  • Ability to undertake robust procurements and contract management process.
  • Experience managing budgets and associated financial work programs
  • Valid Police Check required (ideally have a min of baseline clearance required)

What you'll get in return
This 12 month assignment has multiple engagement options with the department open to Section 26 / Non – Ongoing Contracts or temporary labour engagement paying $65/100 + Super pending on experience (APS6 and EL1 roles available). This department values Quality, Agility and Professionalism. An inclusive and flexible workplace where all employee's individualities and contributions are valued.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or for a confidential discussion please contact William Ballam on 02 6112 7655 or email

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Job Type
Government & Public Services
ACT, Canberra

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Talk to William Ballam, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Canberra
Level 11, 60 Marcus Clarke Street

Telephone: 0261127655

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