Project Manager
UniSuper
  • locationMelbourne, VIC
  • salaryNot disclosed
  • full-time 22 January 2021
  • locationMelbourne, VIC
  • salaryNot disclosed
  • full-time
Job Description

About Us:

UniSuper is one of Australia’s largest superannuation funds and is run solely for the benefit of its members. For more than 34 years, UniSuper has been managing super for people employed in the higher education and research sector. UniSuper currently invests around $90 billion on behalf of 450,000 current and former higher education and research employees.

The Opportunity:

We’re all here to help deliver greater retirement outcomes for our members. The Operational Efficiency & Simplification Delivery Centre implements technology transformation initiatives and technology infrastructure initiatives that support UniSuper’s business operations and its drive to mature and modernise.

Your role exists to support the management of the end to end delivery of complex, enterprise projects to agreed time, cost and quality standards as well as working with internal and external teams and vendors as appropriate

You will be heavily involved in co-ordinating all component deliverables to ensure agreed outputs and outcomes are achieved whilst managing and engaging with stakeholders to ensure requirements, constraints and expectations relating to the project are captured documented, agreed and met.

This is a 6 month fixed term contract opportunity.

Key Responsibilities will include:

-Manage UniSuper projects, taking end-to-end accountability for technical and operational implementation and the delivery of successful outcomes
for the business
-Ensure projects are focussed on achieving business benefits and actions are put in place to measure business benefit realisation
-Ensure business needs are clearly defined and that they align with strategy
-Compile project management artefacts and business cases that are sufficiently informative and contain cross business based content to allow the
Project Control Board to make informed decisions
-Ensure project deliverables are reviewed and approved by relevant stakeholders and delivered to an acceptable quality standard within acceptable
timelines
-Ensure early identification and analysis of project risks and the development and implementation of appropriate mitigation strategies. Appropriate
escalation and reporting of project risks
-Ensure early identification and analysis of project issues and the development and implementation of appropriate solutions. Appropriate escalation
and reporting of project issues
-To be successful you will ideally possess:

-Extensive Project Management experience gained in complex environments
-Strong technical project management experience
-Information security experience (desired)
-Strong infrastructure delivery background
-Excellent communication skills
-Ability to manage multiple streams of work

What We Offer

A challenging, collaborative and fun culture. You will receive the support that you need to build your own career in a People team that is under new leadership and leading change across UniSuper.

You’ll also receive extra annual leave days between Christmas and New Year, access to a Wellness program, volunteer leave, generous superannuation contributions, gym discounts and support for flexibility. You can also access our Financial Advisers at a reduced rate to help you plan your financial future.

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Project Manager

  • Job Details:
    Not disclosed AUD
    Melbourne, VIC, Full time
  • Key Dates:
    22 January 2021
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  • Industry:
    Superannuation and Insurance
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Job Description

About Us:

UniSuper is one of Australia’s largest superannuation funds and is run solely for the benefit of its members. For more than 34 years, UniSuper has been managing super for people employed in the higher education and research sector. UniSuper currently invests around $90 billion on behalf of 450,000 current and former higher education and research employees.

The Opportunity:

We’re all here to help deliver greater retirement outcomes for our members. The Operational Efficiency & Simplification Delivery Centre implements technology transformation initiatives and technology infrastructure initiatives that support UniSuper’s business operations and its drive to mature and modernise.

Your role exists to support the management of the end to end delivery of complex, enterprise projects to agreed time, cost and quality standards as well as working with internal and external teams and vendors as appropriate

You will be heavily involved in co-ordinating all component deliverables to ensure agreed outputs and outcomes are achieved whilst managing and engaging with stakeholders to ensure requirements, constraints and expectations relating to the project are captured documented, agreed and met.

This is a 6 month fixed term contract opportunity.

Key Responsibilities will include:

-Manage UniSuper projects, taking end-to-end accountability for technical and operational implementation and the delivery of successful outcomes
for the business
-Ensure projects are focussed on achieving business benefits and actions are put in place to measure business benefit realisation
-Ensure business needs are clearly defined and that they align with strategy
-Compile project management artefacts and business cases that are sufficiently informative and contain cross business based content to allow the
Project Control Board to make informed decisions
-Ensure project deliverables are reviewed and approved by relevant stakeholders and delivered to an acceptable quality standard within acceptable
timelines
-Ensure early identification and analysis of project risks and the development and implementation of appropriate mitigation strategies. Appropriate
escalation and reporting of project risks
-Ensure early identification and analysis of project issues and the development and implementation of appropriate solutions. Appropriate escalation
and reporting of project issues
-To be successful you will ideally possess:

-Extensive Project Management experience gained in complex environments
-Strong technical project management experience
-Information security experience (desired)
-Strong infrastructure delivery background
-Excellent communication skills
-Ability to manage multiple streams of work

What We Offer

A challenging, collaborative and fun culture. You will receive the support that you need to build your own career in a People team that is under new leadership and leading change across UniSuper.

You’ll also receive extra annual leave days between Christmas and New Year, access to a Wellness program, volunteer leave, generous superannuation contributions, gym discounts and support for flexibility. You can also access our Financial Advisers at a reduced rate to help you plan your financial future.


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