project manager - sydney cbd in Sydney CBD

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job details

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location
sydney cbd, new south wales
job category
Information Technology
job type
temporary
salary
AU$ 600 - AU$ 1,000 per day
reference number
90M0330095_1514953996
contact
benjamin cary, randstad
phone
0282 353 353
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job description

A leading financial consultancy is searching for a Project Manager to join their team in an initial 6 month contract in their CBD office.

Reporting to the Head of PMO, the Project Manager is responsible for overall project delivery and profitability and provide project management leadership on Customer projects.

The Project Manager will deliver a Cloud technology stack with a new functional application integrated with an existing application for a complex new Service Offering within a Retail environment in Sydney.

On a daily basis you will:

  • The person will lead application development projects through all stages of the project life cycle (requirements definition, design, build, test, deploy, and post-implementation support)
  • Manages small to medium projects fully responsible for P&L of straight forward, fairly predictable projects.
  • Participates in customer pre-sales activities and workshops as requested to define the cost estimation of the project, using predefined tools contributing to economic and technical feasibility and business value to be delivered.
  • Drives and controls the project P&L including financial forecasting. Reports accurately and timely the status and profitability of the project and escalates delta's to DN and to the customer.
  • Chooses best fitting DN PM practices and assures compliance across the project.
  • Experience working in a matrix environment and teams working in different geographical locations including offshore.
  • Understand and follow policies and procedures such as change management, project governance, configuration management and release management.

To succeed in this role you will have:

  • PMI “Project Management Professional (PMP)” certification or equivalent will be an advantage.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification or PRINCE2.
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) or related certification preferred.
  • Technology familiarity with Cloud, client server, web services, content management and internet, network components – load balancing, routers, firewalls, etc.
  • Background in Loyalty and Offer Management.
  • Demonstrated Agile software development experience.
  • Demonstrated experience applying IT systems security methods and techniques to systems design.
  • Minimum of 5 years of project management experience, preferably in the retail industry.
  • Minimum of 1 year of relevant industry experience.
  • Industry specific process know-how for Retail processes is highly preferred.
  • In-depth knowledge of modern, agile SW development methodologies like SCRUM and Kanban, as well as the traditional plan-driven methodologies (V-model, waterfall).

An excellent daily rate is on offer

Please call Ben Cary at Randstad Technologies on 02 8235 3353 for Confidential Discussion or just hit the apply button below.



skills

Project Manager (Retail, Loyalty) - Sydney CBD

qualification

PMI “Project Management Professional (PMP)” certification or equivalent will be an advantage.
Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification or PRINCE2.