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Senior Project Manager

Job Title: Senior Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 0000054957-1_1549800279
Contact Name: Ellenor Terrado
Contact Email: Ellenor.Terrado@modis.com
Job Published: February 10, 2019 23:04

Job Description

12 months

Sydney CBD

Large transformation projects

Senior Project Manager - Corporate Core Finance


Senior Project Managers manage projects, rather than programs up to 10 to 20 resources. In this case the project/streams are a component of a larger program of work, reporting into a Program Manager.

The Senior Project Manager is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of assigned projects ensuring consistency with company strategy, policies and objectives.


  • Execute projects to deliver the defined project scope, cost, goals and deliverables that support business goals.
  • Effectively communicate project progress and expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely, clear and transparent fashion.
  • Facilitate the detailed planning needed to define and agree;
  • project scope, goals and deliverables,
  • project tasks and resource requirements
  • project budget and financial plan
  • project resource allocation
  • plan and schedule project timelines
  • quality expectations and approach (quality plan)
  • communications strategy and communications plan
  • RAID Register and ongoing oversight
  • Liaise with project stakeholders and sponsors on an ongoing basis.
  • Liaise with internal and external parties, as appropriate, on an ongoing basis.
  • Coordinate tasks and responsibilities with appropriate personnel.
  • Identify and seek to resolve issues and time/resource conflicts within the project team.
  • Participate in project reviews to identify successful and unsuccessful project elements.
  • Identify, drive and support the adoption of best practices and tools for project execution
  • Monitoring of and reporting on work schedules to ensure completion of work within time and budget constraints.
  • Manage project financials to budget/forecast and deliver timely and accurate reporting.
  • Track project deliverables using appropriate tools
  • Promote teamwork and provide direction and support to project team
  • Identify risks, and manage contingency and mitigation actions to ensure achievement of project objectives


  • Experience in IT / infrastructure / GL projects
  • Experience working in a Senior Project Manager role using a structured, process driven approach.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to manage and interact effectively with both in house and external service providers.
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Good group facilitation, mediation and conflict resolution skills.
  • Good problem-solving, negotiating, and conflict resolution abilities.
  • Good organisational skills, with the ability to prioritise and delegate tasks effectively and allocate resources appropriately.
  • Good understanding of technical infrastructure and/or software development methodologies
  • Other required proficiency
  • Planning - Advanced
  • Relationship Management - Advanced
  • Resource Management - Advanced
  • Risk Management - Advanced
  • Change Management - Advanced
  • Team Engagement - Advanced
  • Analytical skills (questioning/clarifying/research) - Advanced
  • Project Management - Advanced
  • Communication Skills - Advanced
  • Problem Solving - Advanced

Interested? Hit "APPLY" to send your CV through. Alternatively, send your CV to Ellenor.terrado@modis.com.au

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Modis is a national professional services company with global capability. Our committed and talented professionals have delivered world class IT and business consulting services across a wide range of industries. As a member of global professional services group Adecco, we offer world-class employment opportunities.

Talented, committed, can-do individuals have always been the cornerstone of this dynamic business. It is expected that the successful candidate will bring energetic dynamics and a strong skill set to this organisation.

Modis is an Equal Opportunity employer, committed to all forms of workforce inclusion. We actively invite and encourage applications by candidates from diverse backgrounds.