• Position Posted: July 18, 2024
  • Project Manager
  • Australian Federal Police
  • ACT, Barton
  • Number of Positions: One (1)

Job Description:Project Manager
Australian CitizenshipRequired
Length of Contract:12 months
Contract Extension Options:Up to 24 months

The AFP has a requirement for an experienced Project Manager to work within the Corporate System Transformation Office within the Chief Financial Officer portfolio.

The Services, delivered in collaboration with and under supervision by nominated AFP personnel, include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Create and maintain project documentation in accordance with program requirements and methodologies based on MSP and PRINCE2 or relevant Project or Program Management methodology.

• Lead the delivery of project outputs in accordance with project schedule, budget and quality standards.

• Have strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills including the ability to manage vendor, technical and business stakeholder relationships.

• Manage and coordinate procurement and vendor management activities in a government environment, including vendor delivery timeframes.

• Manage technical and business resources to deliver project work packages by attending meetings with project teams and clients, managing risks and resolving issues.

• Understand the mechanics of government including policy and program delivery for agencies.

• Work effectively in a small team environment.

• Provide knowledge/skills transfer to other team members; and

• Record and maintain files/information in accordance with AFP requirements.

• Full time, up to 40hrs per week

candidates will be assessed on:


• Formal information and communications technology qualifications from a recognised tertiary institution, certification body or demonstrated skills and experience in project management and recent delivery of complex ICT projects.

• Demonstrated experience managing, planning and executing Information and Communications Technology projects, or components of major ICT programs.

• Demonstrated understanding and accreditation of Prince2 and Projects In Controlled Environment (version 2) methodology.

•​Demonstrated experience in managing and coordinating procurement activities in a government environment.

•​Demonstrated experience in implementing enterprise wide ICT solutions.

• Demonstrated experience in delivery of information/records management solutions and/or digital records transition activities.

Ability to deliver

• Demonstrated highly developed oral and written communication skills, particularly in reporting, presentation and consultation and the ability to negotiate and communicate with relevant internal and external stakeholders.

• Ability to adhere to AFP standards and practices.

• Ability to gain and maintain necessary security clearances.

• Supplier’s ability to provide replacement personnel when required.

• Supplier’s ability to provide expert advice and support to identified personnel.


Whole of life costs

• Demonstrate how resources will maintain contemporary knowledge of relevant policies and practices.

• Demonstrate how resources will maintain contemporary knowledge of IT commercial environment.

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