Project Manager

Updated: 19 days ago
Location: Crawley, WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Deadline: 02 Jul 2024

Job no:517555
Work type:full time
Categories:Administration & Executive support

  • the role offers the chance to directly contribute to UWA's strategic direction by spearheading IT initiatives that align with the university's goals.
  • The position provides a platform for significant leadership and collaboration.
  • Full-time appointment on a permanent, ongoing basis.
  • Base salary range (level 8 – level 9): $ 106,775 - $ 130,504 p.a. plus 17% superannuation.

About the area

UWA is making significant investments in the Information and Technology Services to enable its strategic direction and goals.  UWA is also looking to utilise technology advancements to expand its services and create new and innovative teaching and research models.

Robust, flexible, integrated and agile enterprise architecture, information and technology services are vital to enabling the university strategic objectives.

About the opportunity

As the appointee you will have a significant role in managing the consistent and successful delivery of solutions and services. This is achieved through the planning, execution and delivery of projects on time, within budget, to specified quality and within scope. Throughout the lifecycle of each project, you will manage specific and overall project status and project teams to mitigate issues and risks.

About you

  • Relevant tertiary qualification or equivalent competency
  • Project management qualification preferably in Prince2 and Agile
  • Substantial and extensive leadership experience in managing multiple diverse teams to deliver successful project outcomes against tight schedules and shifting parameters
  • Extensive experience in stakeholder management and engagement, together with the ability to work collaboratively at all levels and as a member of multiple teams
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and high level consultation and negotiation skills

For details on the Level 8 position, please refer to the position description below.

Full details of the position's responsibilities and the selection criteria are outlined in the position description:  Position description - Project Manager (517555).pdf

To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Anthony McLean on 08 6488 1675 or at [email protected]

How to apply

Please apply online via the Apply Now button and address the selection criteria in your submission in a separate document. For information to assist you with compiling statements to answer the selection criteria, please visit Addressing the selection criteria the content of your Resume and Cover Letter should demonstrate how you meet the selection criteria.

You may submit a statement describing any personal circumstances relevant to your application. This can include academic/professional interruptions or achievements relative to opportunity.

Closing date: 11:55 PM AWST on Tuesday 2nd July 2024

 This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia


  • Work from home, part-time, and job-sharing options considered.
  • 4 weeks annual leave with the option to purchase more. 12.5 days paid personal/carer’s leave with eligible staff receiving 13 weeks long service leave after seven years.
  • 26 weeks paid parental leave after one year and 36 weeks after five years continuous service, regardless of gender.
  • Salary packaging options and 17% superannuation, with the option to reduce to the minimum super guarantee.
  • 25% off UWA full fee courses, discounted health insurance, and convenient on-campus childcare options.
  • Incremental progression based on 12 months continuous service.

 About The University

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked among the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research intensive universities. With a strong research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to innovate and inspire, there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top university.

 Our commitment to inclusion and diversity

UWA is committed to a diverse workforce and an equitable and inclusive workplace.  We celebrate difference and believe diversity is fundamental to achieving our goals as a globally recognised Top 100 educational and research institution.  We are committed to creating a safe work environment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, the LGBTIQA+ community and people living with disability.

  • We have an ongoing partnership with Pride in Diversity and were recently awarded a Bronze Employer status for LGBTIQA+ inclusion.
  • We have Athena SWAN Bronze accreditation and actively work to improve gender equity. 

Advertised:18 Jun 2024 W. Australia Standard Time
Applications close:02 Jul 2024 11:55 PM W. Australia Standard Time

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