IT Project Manager | Transformations | Local Government | West Melbourne

Job details

Location: VIC - Melbourne
Salary: $85 + Superannuation per hour 
Reference: Ad-44101
Posted: about 1 year ago

Job description

  • Leading Local Government Organisation, Western Suburbs 

  • Exposure to major Transformation programs is ideal 

  • $85 + Superannuation per hour 

  • 6-month contract with likely extension 

  • Work directly with the Business Transformation Program Lead 


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, particularly as it takes a more customer-centric approach in process improvement.  

We are searching for an experienced Project Manager who has had in-depth exposure to major Transformation programs – in this role you will play a central role in integrating third party data to transform processes, working as part of a dynamic and agile team.   


About the role: 

  • Take a lead role in liaising with vendors to derive the most out of those relationship, demonstrating your maturity in dealing with matters of procurement.   

  • Utilise Data to transform customer-centric initiatives – work with business analysts to map the customer journey and identify solutions to meet community and business demands.   

  • Apply knowledge of process improvement and process automation to the program. 

  • Work with the Business Transformation Program Lead to deliver on various tech initiatives that are transforming the Council.   

  • Open channels of communication and engage with senior non-technical stakeholders within the organisation.   

  • Apply principles of Change and Release management procedures.  .  

  • Be an integral part of the Transformation program.   

  • Work with a team of PM’s and BA’s on supplementary activities around supporting the delivery of IT application projects.   

  • Work in an Agile environment 


Required Skills & Experience: 

  • Exceptional vendor management capabilities.   

  • Over 5 years demonstrated project team experience delivering complex solutions in an agile environment.   

  • A proven track record in working on transformation projects with a high degree of complexity.   

  • In-depth understanding of Data and integrating third-party data to drive business insights and outcomes.   

  • Experience in Local Government is necessary. 

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills to liaise with both internal and external stakeholders.   

  • Valid police check is required.   



  • Initial 6-month contract on offer with high likelihood of rolling extensions for ongoing work.  

  • Work directly with the Business Transformation Program Lead. 

  • Ideal for any strong PM based in the Western Suburbs. 


This role is suited for a highly capable Project Manager, ideally based in the Western Suburbs, who is looking for a role focused on business engagement, vendor management, and utilising data to drive transformation.   

If you are looking for an exciting opportunity to work with a growing enterprise in an exciting and growing team, and feel like your experience is a good fit for the role please click APPLY or contact Christian on or 03 8610 6143. 

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