Senior Project Officer

MTP Services have an exciting opportunity for Senior Project Officers to join our large, trusted Government client in Tweed Heads!

Senior Project Officers support the delivery of the department’s projects.
Working under the limited direction of senior staff, they play a role in managing straightforward projects, developing and maintaining relationships with internal and external stakeholders and provide specialist advice to ensure the consistent delivery of project outputs.

They may provide leadership to a team of project staff, including setting work priorities and managing staff performance.

Your duties will include:

  • manage and coordinate straightforward projects
  • develop and manage project plans and schedules in accordance with the department’s project management framework
  • contribute to the development of team objectives for short term tasks and strategic planning for longer-term initiatives
  • support and mentor staff, including coaching and training to build knowledge and capability
  • provide specialist advice and technical expertise to staff and stakeholders
  • perform independent research work and analysis including the preparation of draft reports on relevant project activities
  • coordinate regular project reporting including status updates and exception reports
  • prepare draft written material including business cases, plans, executive briefs and corporate documentation
  • monitor project budgets, review and report on expenditure and assist with procurement and contract management
  • identify and assist with the management of project risks, issues and benefits
  • contribute to project quality management to ensure that project deliverables are fit for purpose and meet client needs

Highly Desirable

Hold, be working towards or an ability to obtain an industry recognised qualification in project management,

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25/11/2019 $0 Lismore & Far North Coast 1 Administration & Office Support
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