Project Manager/ Senior Project Manager

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    5 days ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Manawatu – Wanganui
  • Date Advertised: 18-OCT-18
  • Job Reference: NZ/G374
  • Job Title: Project Manager/ Senior Project Manager
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  • Summary:

Project Management Office, Finance and Technology
Palmerston North

Massey University is seeking a mix of experienced and junior Project Managers to assist the Strategic Project Management Office (SPMO) and the University:

  • To engage and support the business in relation to the delivery of high value projects
  • To provide high quality project management services, including but not limited to; the delivery of projects to the to the agreed scope, schedule, and budget, tracking and reporting on progress, risks and issues

You will join an existing team that strives to improve the way of operating, that focusing very much on, a collaborative approach with groups across the University and other external stakeholders, and the delivery of service excellence to both students and academic staff.

On a day to day basis you will be responsible for the following:

  • Activity and resource planning
  • Organising and motivating a project team
  • Controlling time management
  • Cost estimating and developing the budget
  • Ensuring customer satisfaction
  • Analysing and managing project risk
  • Monitoring progress
  • Managing reports and necessary documentation

Reporting to the Portfolio and Projects Manager, you will work as part of the team who are responsible for aligning and enabling the Universities strategies and opportunities through the delivery of successful projects and programmes. As a Project Manager, you will build and maintain relationships throughout the University and with external vendors and stakeholders, along with your team. Your commitment to service excellence and quality project management delivery will ensure all customers have a quality interaction with the SPMO.

To be successful in this role you will require relevant skills and experience and a customer focus. You will be an accomplished communicator and project manager with a track record of achieving results. Detailed job descriptions are attached.

Closing date: 11 November 2018
Reference number: G374-18CA

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