Project Manager

The Project Manager is responsible for planning, leading, organizing and motivating project teams to achieve a high level of performance and quality in delivering projects that provide exceptional business value to users. The Project Manager will need to exercise good judgement and skill in order to develop a project management approach that is suitable for planning and managing the effort to achieve the project goals within the designated project constraints. In performing these roles they will be expected to use a high level of knowledge and experience in blending traditional project management principles and practices with a tailored Agile development approach to fit large, complex, business critical projects with the appropriate level of planning and provide right balance of agility and predictability.
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Department: Department of Education and Training
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: IT and Telecommunications
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DET/ECSEG/20006136
Closing Date: 22-Nov-2018
Salary Range: $116,863 - $156,387
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 10034 - Project Manager, Business Systems Unit 08-11-18.doc (Word, 226KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Soobee Poorun

Position Details

Business Systems Unit (BSU) leads, develops and supports the department's Early Learning and Health and Wellbeing information systems, and collaborates on related organisational change. It does this by: linking ECSEG information requirements and their technological solutions; delivering services and projects for and on behalf of sponsors in ECSEG; and, supporting requests from regional offices and services across the state.

We are looking for a passionate and motivated individual to plan, lead, organise and support multi-disciplinary project teams that support policy and practice. To succeed in this role you will demonstrate exceptional vendor and stakeholder management skills, excellent people skills and a collaborative attitude, and the ability to manage multiple work streams in a fast-paced environment.

For more details regarding this position please see attached position descriptions.

Department of Education and Training is committed to diversity. The Department places considerable effort and resources into responding to the needs of staff with a disability. People from disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply for this position. Information about the Department of Education and Training's operations and employment conditions can be obtained from the following websites: and

Applications close 22/11/2018

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