Senior Project Manager

Calling all contract Project Managers

Your new company

Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding contract role as a Senior Project Manager in the ICT space? Do you have experience in leading complex projects in the public sector? If so, this might be the opportunity for you! We are a government agency that provides corporate services to various ministries and departments. We are looking for a Senior Project Manager to join our ICT team for a 6-month contract. You will be responsible for managing the delivery of a high-profile project that sits within the Corporate Services Portfolio.

Your new role

  • Plan, execute, monitor, and control the project scope, schedule, budget, quality, risks, issues, and resources
  • Lead and motivate a cross-functional team of internal and external stakeholders, vendors, and consultants
  • Ensure the project aligns with the agency’s strategic objectives, policies, standards, and best practices
  • Manage the project governance, reporting, communication, and stakeholder engagement
  • Ensure the project delivers the expected benefits and outcomes within the agreed time frames and budget

What you'll need to succeed

  • At least 10 years of experience in project management, preferably in the ICT domain
  • A relevant tertiary qualification and/or a professional certification in project management (e.g., PMP, PRINCE2)
  • Demonstrated experience in managing large-scale and complex ICT projects in the public sector
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, influencing, and stakeholder management skills
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills
  • A high level of initiative, adaptability, and resilience

What you'll get in return

You will get to make a positive difference in the lives of others by serving the public interest. You can enjoy a rewarding contract with competitive pay, flexible work arrangements, and professional development. You can be part of a diverse and inclusive workforce that values teamwork, innovation, and excellence.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.

If this job isn't quite right for you, but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.



Job Type
Technology & Internet Services
Projects & Change Management

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Maya Castrejon, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Wellington
Level 9, 318 Lambton Quay

Telephone: 048863965

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