IT Project Manager


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Job Posted: 10/08/2018

Job Category:

IT and Telecommunications / Project Manager / Program Manager

Job description:

About us:

Woolworths IT has designed the vision for the future - “We provide Technology that helps the Woolworths Group create daylight” and we understand the environment we are operating in.

Woolworths IT delivers technology solutions to our organisation by providing the right innovative technology that works. Within Woolworths IT, we currently have programs of work running to implement leading edge solutions to accelerate business growth as well as change the way we work and deliver services to our internal and external customers.

About the role:

This role exists to drive the day to day stakeholder engagement, business transformation and technical change management to ensure the successful delivery of key projects within the IT Product and Value Chain stream. In your role you will be responsible for the planning, management, coordination and financial control of a project.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare project plans, including scope, schedule, resources and project deliverables
  • Manage and lead cross-functional teams in order to successfully deliver projects on time and according to the quality requirements
  • Scheduling, Risk Management and Budgeting experience
  • Monitor and control each phase and steps of project implementation
  • Identify and report project issues and project risks to the relevant individuals
  • Find solutions to mitigate and/or minimise project risks and other issues
  • Prepare and deliver project management deliverables, such as meeting minutes, reports etc to the appropriate steering committees


  • Seasoned in internal and external stakeholder management
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Strong business and commercial acumen
  • Ability to juggle multiple demands and conflicting priorities
  • Ability to prioritise, influence and track delivery of conflicting tasks and activities
  • Communication, Negotiation and Influencing skills
  • Demonstrates leadership skills and shows potential to move into future roles                 
  • Relevant formal qualifications and certifications, or working towards same eg Cert IV, PMBOK, PRINCE, AGILE

Career Experience

  • 5 to 10 years Project Management Experience
  • Experience in a multi-brand and/or large complex organisation
  • Experience working on multiple IT projects end to end
  • A strong track record in delivering quality outcomes
  • Demonstrated experience in innovative technology
  • Retail &/or Supply Chain experience will be highly regarded
  • Demonstrated experience in delivering large scale, enterprise level IT projects
  • Demonstrated change management experience covering technical and process change

Ability to work between the Norwest and Yennora Support offices

What we can offer you

  • An attractive remuneration package - including base salary, super and annual bonus

  • Added benefits - Including staff discounts and flexibility work environment

  • An exciting career - As our business grows, so do the opportunities for our people.

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