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Project Manager

Location:
Melbourne CBD
Company:
Hays

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Immediate Start / Permanent Job / Competitive Salary / Flexible Culture / Leading Aviation Defence Projects

Immediate Start

Your new company

Our global client is a leader for the Australian Defence Market within the Electronics and Communications space (NOT Telecommunications). They are looking for an experienced Project Manager to work on a brand-new flagship project. They will provide NV1 Defence sponsorship for the right candidate, alongside leading training opportunities and international travel alongside your management of leading defence aviation projects. They are looking for best talent to establish and develop themselves within the business. This is a very exciting time for the defence industry and this company will provide unique exposure to interesting air traffic management communication systems. If you're looking for a company that will support your career development, reward hard work and give you the flexibility and work life balance you have been looking for…look no further.

Your new role As Project Manager, your responsibilities will include:

  • Managing multiple projects simultaneously;
  • Ensure completion on schedule, within budget, and meeting customer expectations;
  • Develop and manage WBS and/or task list to clearly identify the work to be completed;
  • Prepare, manage, and work within the project budget;
  • Prepare and manage the project schedule;
  • Manage the relationship with the customer;
  • Manage all project issues and risks;
  • Manage and coordinate project resources;
  • Manage project subcontracts;
  • Liaise with Functional Managers for resources and services;
  • Report internally and externally on the status of assigned projects, in accordance with company templates and guidelines.

What you'll need to succeed:

  • Australian Citizen
  • Ideally over 10 years’ experience as a Project Manager, managing complex projects delivering electronics & communications systems
  • Australian Security clearance: NV1
  • Successfully managed projects with budgets in excess of $5M
  • Certification in a PM methodology such as PMBOK or Prince 2
  • Knowledge of systems engineering methodologies;
  • Defence or civil aviation industry experience, application of international and military standards
  • Experience with voice communications systems, IP networking systems (very desirable)

What you'll get in return

You will receive a very competitive salary for a permeant position. This role involves flexibility and a location that is very accessible being within Melbourne CBD, with tram stops outside your place of work or onsite parking. You will also have some incredible opportunities and options for international travel, giving you scope and exposure to global defence markets and systems. Moreover, you will be joining a leader in the industry which will therefore take your career to the next level while working on cutting edge military systems providing an exciting and challenging work environment. This is a truly unique and exciting opportunities for those wanting a new career challenge.

What you need to do now

If you are interested in this position click ‘apply now’ or for more information and a confidential discussion contact to amy.mcnulty@hays.com.au or call Amy on 0396049645.

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