Project Manager – Digital Health – Westmead Applied Research Centre - FMH

Updated: about 14 hours ago
Location: Westmead, NEW SOUTH WALES
Job Type: FullTime

  • Full time, fixed term until 31 December 2024
  • Exciting opportunity for a Project Manager to join the Westmead Applied Research Centre
  • Base Salary $111,966- $126,271 + 17% superannuation

About the opportunity

The Westmead Applied Research Centre (WARC) was established by the University of Sydney in collaboration with the Western Sydney Local Health District , to specifically address the causes of chronic disease, with a focus on translational research that addresses the specific needs and circumstances of patients in western Sydney with the aim to create, evaluate and apply innovative clinical and digital health approaches to reduce the burden of cardiometabolic and other chronic conditions.

Your key responsibilities will be to:

  • lead digital health projects and apply appropriate project management techniques, methodologies and tools, including benefits realisation and risk and issue management, to ensure quality project outcomes are delivered
  • manage, monitor and report on project-related trends and performance against project plans and schedules
  • manage and monitor resources, expenses and other financials against the project forecasts

About you:

  • tertiary qualifications in project management with an understanding of clinical trials
  • demonstrated experience in project management delivering complex and multi discipline projects
  • previous experience working within the health care sector
  • excellent time management skills with the ability to manage several initiatives concurrently
  • ability to manage and upskill internal stakeholders to deliver digital health focus outcomes
  • strong communication and interpersonal skills

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Sponsorship / work rights for Australia

Please note: Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. For a continuing position, you must be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or an Australian Permanent Resident.

Australian Temporary Residents currently employed at the University of Sydney may be considered for a fixed term contract for the length of their visa, depending on the requirements of the hiring area and the position.

Pre-employment checks

Your employment is conditional upon the completion of all role required pre-employment or background checks in terms satisfactory to the University. Similarly, your ongoing employment is conditional upon the satisfactory maintenance of all relevant clearances and background check requirements. If you do not meet these conditions, the University may take any necessary step, including the termination of your employment.

EEO statement

At the University of Sydney, our shared values include diversity and inclusion and we strive to be a place where everyone can thrive. We are committed to creating a University community which reflects the wider community that we serve. We deliver on this commitment through our people and culture programs, as well as key strategies to increase participation and support the careers of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People , women , people living with a disability , people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds , and those who identify as LGBTIQ . We welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds.

How to apply

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