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Senior Project Manager / Program Manager
 
  • Join a collaborative and dynamic work environment,
  • Expand your project portfolio on new technology projects
  • Australian owned company with a strong passion for technology

About Unico:

Unico is an Australian IT service company driven by the brightest minds of handpicked specialists in technology and innovation. Established in 1984, Unico is privately owned, with a multidisciplinary team of 250 technology and business professionals. We are driven by Integrity, Passion and Intellect. This is our DNA. It defines everything we do.

 

Your responsibilities:

  • Ensure Project Management Plans, Communication Management Plans, Work Breakdown Structures, and Project Status Reports are in place for all projects
  • Capture, track, and provide consistent status reporting across all projects - including scope, time, cost, quality, resources, issues and risks
  • Coordinate cost and effort estimates for proposals in support of pre-sales activities
  • Contribute to program management governance, project management standards and guidelines
  • Ensure project forecast and secure resource allocation and workload is balanced across delivery teams
  • Ensure artefacts are centrally managed, complete and accessible
  • Manage escalation and tracking of impediments
  • Facilitate project retrospectives with delivery team
  • Manage relationships with clients and internal stakeholders
  • Secure growth opportunities and initiating new projects
  • Play a consultative role to put in place the appropriate people, process, and tools, to improve team efficiency and effectiveness
  • Coach members of the team as needed to optimize the efficiency of the project team


 

Our requirements 
The ideal candidate will possess the following experience and skills:

  • Familiarity with Agile SDLC
  • Must possess experience in SOW Preparation, Estimation, Stakeholder Management and Consultation
  • Demonstrated strategic thinking, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent Leadership skills
  • Excellent Relationship building skills with the ability to quickly build long lasting client relationships
  • Excellent Stakeholder Management skills with the ability to engage and influence stakeholders of very different nature (Technical and Business) and Level (team to C-Level)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in the delivery of $5m+ Projects
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at one time
  • Consulting experience preferred
     

Benefits
Unico offers a great blend of professional development, financial and non-financial rewards, and a positive supportive work culture.

  • Culture of continuous learning and development with space to grow professionally
  • Great working environment with modern equipment
  • Free yearly travel card
  • On-site gym/fitness classes
  • Subsidised on-site osteopath
  • Open and friendly culture with perks and Friday food and drinks
  • Free cafe quality coffee
  • Great location – close to Albert Park, Fawkner Park, Melbourne Aquatic Centre, St Kilda Rd public transport, the Botanical Gardens and CBD
  • Work-life Balance

 

Job Ref: KJ000023
Submitted: 26-08-2019
 

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