About University Services
University Services comprises of 1,600 professional staff focused on providing client-centric and innovative services to the University. The group is providing transformational change, defining and influencing future service enhancements, and acts as a shared services function within the University of Melbourne.
About the role
The Project Officer delivers high quality project management advice and expertise to support delivery of projects and programs across the organisation.
This position is focused supporting Project Management standards, tools and processes and providing project management advisory support and deliver on key project objectives and outcomes.
The successful candidate will have:
- Qualifications in a relevant discipline and or equivalent mix of education and relevant experience ideally in a Project Management Office Have the ability to develop and deliver project management training, and to provide support and advice to University clients that have tasks suited to project management methodology
- Have the ability to develop and deliver project management training, and to provide support and advice to University clients that have tasks suited to project management methodology
- Have a demonstrated understanding of contemporary project management methodologies and best practices, as well as the ability to promote best practice be engaging in continuous improvement
- Have a demonstrated ability to develop standard and tailored reporting and analytics, including finance planning and risk management for upstream University stakeholders
- Have the ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with project managers and other key customers and stakeholders.
- Maximise your benefits through our Salary Packaging scheme
- Flexible family friendly policies, providing generous leave and working conditions
- The opportunity to work in a culturally rich environment
- A substantial discount to eligible staff and their immediate families in undertaking further studies at the University of Melbourne
To find out more, go to http://about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/working/benefits
The University is a vibrant campus. We have well-established clubs and networks giving the opportunity to engage and collaborate with other staff around the University. We strive to create an environment where staff and students promote culturally inclusive behaviour and activities, ensure cultural differences are heard and explored, and actively seek to learn from other cultures.
How to apply
Your application submitted should include a CV along with your responses against the selection criteria found in the Position Description for the role.
*For information to assist you with compiling short statements to answer the selection criteria/competencies, please go to http://about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/search/info/selection-criteria