Manage a range of complex water utilities projects for a leading Government Department for an initial 6 month contract, based in Parramatta.
This leading Government Department is seeking a Senior Project Officer for a 6 month contract, based in Parramatta. In this role you will be responsible for resourcing the management of complex Water Utilities projects. These projects require understanding of urban water management, particularly understanding of secure water yield analysis of town water systems considering climate change and variability.
Manage all aspects of projects, including developing project plans, coordinating resources, managing procurement, contracts and budgets, meeting reporting requirements, and supporting project-related activities, to ensure project outcomes are achieved on time, on budget, to quality standards and within agreed scope in line with established agency project management policies and processes.
Establish and maintain stakeholder relationships, including with technical experts, through effective communication, negotiation and issues management to engage stakeholders and ensure project deliverables are met.
Ensure compliance with, governance and quality requirements, to successfully deliver all key project/s milestones and outcomes.
Experience in managing all aspects of projects.
Experience/knowledge in the water utility sector including water security issues.
A desirable capability would be experience/knowledge in water security and climate variability and change analysis.