Consultant Gig #903–Brisbane–Financial Services Senior Project Manager–Finance

This role involves the transformation of a finance function which includes:

  • Engaging with the finance stream, technology, bank business and other stakeholders to produce a workplan that maps key milestones and activities to completion date
  • Engaging with the client and other stakeholders on a regular basis (weekly/fortnightly) to understand the status of each milestone and key emerging risks
  • Reporting to the relevant finance lead and the broader program manager role

The roles that our clients are in conversation about are include:

  • To build and drive the delivery of the finance stream’s planned and agreed milestones which includes working with stakeholders to articulate and define the activities to achieve these milestones
  • Managing stakeholders to prepare the relevant paperwork, ensuring scope is articulated and agreed within the parties’ expected program timeframes
  • Assist to define and manage risks
  • Manage and facilitate workshops with relevant stakeholders that meet agenda requirements and progress required outcomes
  • Prepare and manage meeting agendas, minutes and actions; monitor the registers including all actions, key decisions, dependencies and risks
  • Foster and manage key relationships with stakeholders across all relevant channels
  • Provide ongoing status reports to stakeholders
  • Plan and drive the operationalisation of banking services processes into the relevant group
  • Assist in the identification and communication of change management impacts
  • Comply with relevant codes of conduct and behaviour protocols

Skills and experience required:

  • Strong background in finance, including relevant consulting work experience
  • Project management skills – delivery excellence ensuring projects are on schedule, managed in a practicable and optimal way with efficient use of resources whilst ensuring adherence with the relevant governance framework
  • Strong leadership skills – proven ability to lead and manage a team to achieve individual, team and divisional goals to achieve the optimal performance
  • Coaching, mentoring and development skills – ability to identify development needs of members and tailor training activities to achieve successful outcomes and to build technical knowledge and expertise
  • Stakeholder relationship skills – effective collaboration and engagement management with all relevant stakeholders both internal and external
  • Minimum 5 years project management experience across a diverse range of business functions and processes
  • University degree or other professional qualification is desired plus 2+ years in a leading consulting firm
  • Prince2, PMBOK, Agile or equivalent is desired



Start: Immediate, Duration 6 months+

Location: Brisbane

Rates: The daily rate to the consultant will be based on experience for the right professional, final client negotiations and is expected to be approximately $1,400 + GST.

Close date: No later than Thursday 8th December 2022, 9 AM AEST 

APT’s must be lodged within 48 hours. We will review all APT’s and select the best 3 for the client. The client will then conduct interviews.


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