ID: 162804

Project Officer and Project Coordinator (NFP Indigenous Construction Services)

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Across: Melbourne VIC, Canberra ACT, Bondi NSW, Redfern NSW, Sydney NSW, Castle Hill NSW, Burwood NSW, Kensington NSW

About this opportunity

**Main activities **

  • Liaising with senior staff within client organisations regarding the provision of computing services within negotiated contractual obligations for a program or group of projects.
  • Drawing up a project plan for approval by the customer.
  • Controlling system design and project planning activities are related to large systems development.
  • Maintaining and controlling cost, schedule, and quality of project activities to run on a budget, time and meet agreed customer requirements.
  • Managing phases of software development including requirement analysis, system design, specification, development, testing, and implementation.
  • Managing installation/Field testing of developed systems.

Key skills

  • Ability to lead and manage professional staff, contractors, and teams.
  • Project/Program management of smaller projects/programs.
  • Experience with a project management methodology.
  • Ability to meet tight schedules and cost targets without compromising customer requirements.
  • General business management.

Internal contacts Senior Management, Financial and Accounting staff, Technical Support Staff, Sales Management staff.

External contacts Major customers/Users at all levels within client sites.

**Experience ** Tertiary level education with 3+ years’ experience in a technical field, information technology, systems integration, consulting, development.

Additional requirements

Driver's Licence (C) . National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

Every application is based on merit, we have minimum standards which must be met by every candidate and position to work with our organisation.

1. Australian Citizenship/Permanent Resident;
2. Relevant Qualifications and Certificates/Registrations;
3. Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience within Australia;
4. Great communication and listening skills;
5. Ability to commit the required time for the position and be able to commit to a 12-month position (minimum);
6. Upon engagement, you will be required to have or obtain a Working with Children Check (WWCC) and a National Police Check (NPC), which is conducted alongside our partnered charity agency.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

10 hours per week (Negotiable)

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Families with Children
  • Groups of 10 or more
  • Online & Remote Volunteers
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Wheelchair Access
Type of work
  • Administration & Office Management
  • Education & Training
  • Marketing, Media & Communications
  • Research, Policy & Analysis
  • Retail & Sales
  • Trades & Maintenance
  • Tutoring & Coaching

Mandate Reporting/Child Safety, Mental Health, First Nations/Cultural Awareness, Fair Work Ombudsman Trainings, and others as negotiated.