PMO Consultant | Project Delivery | Corporate Services Division
APRAâ€™s Corporate Services Division (CSD) is seeking a Project/PMO Consultant to provide guidance and assistance to projects on all aspects of project management in accordance with APRAâ€™s project methodology. In this role you will: Provide advice and support to Business Owners, Business Leaders and Project Managers in planning and controlling project activities to promote consistent application of project management best-practice across the organisation. Build constructive working relationships with Project Managers and key stakeholders to support successful delivery of projects.
Provide project management training, support and guidance to project personnel at all levels. Manage the development and maintenance of high quality project documents and governance artefacts. Monitor and report on compliance with established project methodology to ensure the organisation adheres to standards and best practices.
Support the project stage-gate review process, project health checks and audits, providing recommendations for ongoing improvements. Contribute to the implementation of enhancements to existing project management methodology and reporting. Project Management of small projects where required.
To be successful in this role you will have significant, demonstrated experience working in a PMO team, ideally as a PMO Consultant/Manager. You will have a background in project delivery, having managed projects previously. Experience working within complex environments in financial services will be highly regarded and strong stakeholder engagement, communication and the skills to influence diverse stakeholder groups are a must.
Your ability to work in both Agile/Scrum and Waterfall environments and implement process improvement within a PMO environment will be essential with Project Management certifications (PMBOK/Prince2) giving you a strong advantage. You will have a strong understanding of change management, strategy and portfolio management and tertiary qualifications in a relevant discipline or equivalent experience..