Job Details
  • ReferenceBH-141391
  • LocationMelbourne
  • Salary$602.55 per day, Benefits: + Super
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted18 days ago
  • ConsultantClaudia Leiva
About the Organization:

This leading Federal government agency supports Australian’s in achieving their goals and helps them to live a better life. Their work has an impact on a significant area in the social sector, and you can contribute to the difference that they make in this role. This agency is known for having a great culture across different teams and have excellent office locations in Melbourne or Geelong.
About the role:

The EL1 Project Manager, Claims & Payments Implementation is responsible for establishing and maintaining internal and external relationships to improve the payments control environment. You will coordinate and assume responsibilities to undertake detailed and sensitive projects that may include performing varied activities involving many different and unrelated processes or methods that may impact on the strategic or operational outcomes that support the Agency’s objectives.
This role requires providing leadership, control, planning, resource management, performance management and decision making for the Team Membership and assigned Contractors working within the Work Area.

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
  • Develop, manage, and implement project plans and schedules in accordance with the Agency’s project management framework.
  • Contribute to project design, governance arrangements and operational integration.
  • Ensure project deliverables and milestones are met on time.
  • Research, review and evaluate projects in specific operational or technical areas.
  • Report on project outputs to stakeholders and overseeing regular project reporting including status updates and exception reports.
  • Prepare and review written material including business cases, plans, reports and executive briefs and corporate documentation.
  • Identify, assess, manage, escalate and monitor project risks, issues and benefits, including developing treatment strategies.
  • Analyse project performance and coordinating quality management activities to ensure that project deliverables are fit for purpose and meet client needs.
  • Set strategic direction and priorities for the portfolio area in line with Agency priorities and national/branch action plans.
  • Develop and deliver optimisation initiatives to support service improvement and performance in line with strategic objectives
  • Experience working in a similar role under Australian rules and regulations
  • Project Management experience
  • Analytical leadership (problem analysis and problem solving)
  • Process leadership (planning, communication, results)
  • Capacity to work independently
  • Able to work in an environment of change and ambiguity
  • Stakeholder engagement & negotiation
  • Experience in coordinating and assisting in the management of complex cases
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, and proficiency in the use of IT systems including Microsoft Office
  • Current Police Check, o ability to obtain one
What you will bring to the role:
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience in building relationships both with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to work within and across teams, the ability to adapt quickly to a changing environment
  • Ability to manage confidential and sensitive information.
  • Ability to prioritise and allocate tasks in an efficient manner while also maintaining high work standards and accuracy.
How to apply:

Chandler Macleod is an equal opportunity employer as part of our commitment to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, disability and culturally and linguistics candidates are also encouraged to apply.
Mandatory: Australian Citizenship required to work within Federal Government.

Please click ‘APPLY” to upload your details and resume to be considered for this role. You can also send in your resumes directly to Claudia Leiva at to be considered for this opportunity.

Applications close 15.00 PM AEST, 20th March 2023