Senior Project Manager



Government / Local Government
State Government


  • WFH Flexibility
  • Opportunity for extensions and growth within state government
  • Contract until June 2025, with possible extension

  • Contract until30/06/2025
  • State Government Agency 
  • Gungahlin ACT Location 

About the company
Karlka Recruiting Group has partnered with a State Government Agency to engage an Senior Project Manager. This position is located in their busy Gungahlin ACT office for an initial contract until 30/06/2025.
About the Position
This position is a key role in the multi-disciplinary delivery model. The Senior Project Manager, leads the delivery of their assigned projects in a collaborative manner to ensure effective delivery of the ERP Program.
The Senior Project Manager may need to directly supervise staff.
This role has access to a range of flexible working provisions including hybrid work arrangement.


  • Take delivery responsibility for the assigned projects
  • Provide effective leadership to the multi-disciplinary teams, ensuring processes and tools are used effectively and the team is successful in their objectives.
  • Establish and build relationships with key customer contacts, stakeholders and vendors
  • Ensure that identified risks and issues are assessed, their impact and probability are known, and mitigation strategies are developed, reported and when needed, enacted, and monitored.
  • Develop and maintain essential artefacts
  • Ensure that outcomes and benefits are forecast, planned and monitored to ensure their effective realization.
  • This position may involve direct supervision of staff.
  • Excellent stakeholder engagement and communications skills


  • Highly developed knowledge and experience in the delivery of projects in two or more of the following areas: COTS implementation, ICT infrastructure commissioning, software development, strategic sourcing, and/or business improvement.
  • Tertiary level qualifications and/or certification in Project Management and Program Management
  • Well-developed and demonstrated leadership and people management experience

Benefits working with this Client

  • WFH Flexibility 
  • Opportunity for extensions and growth within state government
  • Contract until June 2025, with possible extension 

Benefits working with Karlka Recruiting Group 

  • Weekly pay  
  • Ongoing support: Pre, during and post placement 
  • Dedicated consultant per contract
  • Employee Assistance Program available
  • Our agency supports Indigenous communities 

How to Apply
Apply now to be considered for submission to our client by 17/06/2024
Consultant: Jeanine 
Email for questions only:
*Please apply through this portal. Any applications through email may be missed.

Nyiyaparli and other Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. 

   Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further discussion.
Applications received after the due date may be considered for similar roles.

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