Contracts Management Project Manager | Local Government | West Melbourne Suburbs

Job details

Location: VIC - Melbourne
Reference: Ad-39959
Posted: 12 months ago

Job description

This Local Government organisation are undertaking a number of initiatives under their Digital Transformation program, having a widespread impact on the Council’s work practices.   

In this position you will play a central role in a contracts management capacity, managing several technical IT contracts focused on service delivery.   To be successful in this role, we need you to demonstrate the following experience: 


Key Skills / Responsibilities: 

  • Documentation and development of a business case. 

  • Open channels of communication with senior non-technical stakeholders within the organisation for progress reports.   

  • Work with technical leads, including Solutions Architects 

  • Coordinate internal resources and external vendors for execution of projects.   

  • Ensure projects are delivered on time, within scope and to budget.  

  • Mitigate project risks.   



  • Minimum 5-years project management experience.  

  • Project Management qualifications (e.g. PRINCE2, PmBOK, or PMP). 

  • In-depth knowledge of contract management and procurement.   

  • Understanding of local government operations, particularly from a service delivery perspective.   

  • Excellent stakeholder engagement skills; internally with all support and technical staff, and externally to maintain strong relationships with strategic vendors. 

  • Ideally have some exposure to working in local government environments.   

  • Ability to facilitate workshops, identify opportunities, and make recommendations. 



If you are looking for an exciting opportunity to work with a progressive Local Council and feel like you experience is suitable for the role please get in touch with Christian Hammerton via email Or call 03 8610 6143.  

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