Job Details
  • Reference397427A_1661308588
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantAshleigh Blair-heykamp

As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our Federal Government client is seeking to engage a Special Operations Test and Evaluation Project Manager on a contract for 12 months with potential extension.

Position Overview

Tasks include:

  • Planning, managing and coordinating SOLTs on behalf of the Deputy Director.
  • The timely delivery of T&E governance and administration.
  • Supporting the planning, organising and delivery of T&E activities, including managing schedules, resources, reporting documentation, budget and risk.
  • Creating and maintaining a common budget and cost-tracking tool for project resource allocations and financial management purposes.
  • Managing a defined procurement budget for COTS/consumable items within T&E activities.
  • Developing and maintaining T&E processes and documentation in policy, compliance and security.
  • Undertaking additional tasks as directed by DD Future Concepts and Experimentation

Evaluation Criteria:

  • Ability of the tenderer to meet the mandatory and preferred qualifications
  • Ability of the tenderer to conduct the scope of work
  • Ability of the tenderer to meet the required schedule dates
  • Ability to meet the minimum security clearance requirements

The following requirements are desirable:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Project Management
  • Experience with the Defence financial management systems
  • Qualification and/or experience in Defence Trials and Evaluation systems
  • Previous experience in Special Operations Command

Security Clearance

Hold and maintain a NV1 Australian Government security clearance with the ability to upgrade to PV.

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". Alternatively, you can call Ashleigh Blair-Heykamp on 02 6268 9934 or email for further discussion.