Location Melbourne
Discipline: Project Services
Job type: Contract
Job ref: GMT-0321-16839
Published: about 1 month ago
Duration: 6 April 2021


Senior Project Manager - Lead the planning & delivery to establish a PMO for an ERP Replacement program. Multi-year program of work - University environment
Contract: 6 April to 1 October 2021 | Location: Melbourne VIC

About the Role:

Our client is a learning and research University embarking on a multi-year ERP Replacement Program and is seeking a Senior Project Manager to lead planning & delivery, and establish the Program Management Office.

The ERP Replacement program will:

  • enable performance improvement through process standardisation and simplification,
  • unify data to enhance decision making and,
  • provide a single platform that enhances usability, user experience and efficiency and increases levels of automation.

The key focus areas for 2021 are mobilisation of the program team; policy & process transformation; planning & scope definition; product selection for new cloud-based ERP; selection and contracting with an implementation partner.

You will need:

  • Minimum 5+ years senior project management experience
  • Demonstrated project planning & delivery experience in an HR/Finance/ERP context
  • Vendor Management experience
  • Excellent stakeholder management and communication skills
  • Delivery focused and action oriented
  • Highly collaborative and team-focused
  • Proven experience applying agile methodologies / toolsets (including scrum & Jira)


  • Project management certification eg: PMP, Agile
  • University sector experience (not essential)

For more information: Please contact GMT People on 0386139999 and speak with our Senior Client Manager, Erin, or with one of our team members