Agile Project Manager (M17)

Job Title: Agile Project Manager (M17)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: CR/012504_1657601209
Contact Name: Stephanie D'Aloia
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 12, 2022 16:46

Job Description

FinXL IT Professional Services. We are an innovative Australian owned company providing our clients with technology enabled business solutions and consulting services. As the 'go-to' mid-tier Service Provider for many Australian and International clients, FinXL enjoys a diverse client portfolio.

At present we have an opportunity for an Agile Project Manager to join our telco client in a networks/infrastructure program of work. The successful candidate will have telco/networks and infrastructure experience as well as being well versed in Agile methodology.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide direction for the Project.
  • Align the project with the goals and objectives of the business.
  • Conduct project planning and identify milestones during Business Case preparation at the start of financial year working with technology Product Owners.
  • Define an appropriately detailed integrated project plan for cost, time and quality for the agreed scope.
  • Optimise resource allocations to maximise performance.
  • Define and manage dependencies of the project with other on-going initiatives.
  • Monitor milestones and evaluates progress continuously during each quarter and measure the success.
  • Identify variances in project progress and take corrective actions.
  • Assure proper co-ordination of all line and staff elements to make the project a success.
  • Assess and report project status, e.g. cost, schedule, quality and risks, to the business initiative manager and senior management.
  • Manage project risks as per the Risk Management processes specified within PMP.
  • Ensure knowledge dissemination among team members and contribution from the project to organisational knowledge management system.
  • Accountable for achieving the objectives of the project as defined and agreed to in the Project Management Plan.
  • Review status regularly and recommend corrective actions (for risks, issues, deviations).
  • Ensure project data in EPM365 is current and accurate (Financial Plan).
  • Perform Delivery Completion Review at the end of the project with the Project Manager and Project Owner.
  • If specified, ensure the Requirements Traceability Matrix is maintained.

Skills Required:

  • Minimum 5 years of recent relevant experience leading and managing complex projects with multiple dependencies end to end.
  • Prince2, PMBoK, Agile or other recognised Project Management certification.
  • High degree of stakeholder management experience - Executive Level reporting and Communication Skills and experience.
  • Knowledge and use of Agile delivery methods and tools (i.e., JIRA and Confluence).

Skills Preferred

  • Knowledge and use of Agile Framework, agile practices.
  • Knowledge and use of the waterfall (TDP)
  • Knowledge and use of Integral Plus.
  • Knowledge and use of EPM365/Clarity.
  • Relevant Bachelor level qualification