Jobs@Melbourne Polytechnic

Corporate Project Office Manager

Position Number: 2054
Applications Close: 25 Jun 2015

Fixed term contract position available (6 Months)

Friendly working environment

Full-time (38 hours per week)

About the Role

We are very excited to announce that Melbourne Polytechnic is seeking to appoint an experienced, innovative and qualified individual to fill the position of Corporate Project Office Manager.

Your primary objectives will be:

  • Strengthen project management within Melbourne Polytechnic throughout the Transformation and Change Department’s Project Portfolio by creating a higher level of organisational awareness of projects that are planned and/or in place, with increased certainty that projects will be completed on time, on budget and provide clear benefits to the Institute.
  • Directly manage the whole of project life-cycle, overseeing all project development, implementation and evaluation with Melbourne Polytechnic staff and relevant project partners to achieve project objectives.


About You:

The successful applicant will possess the following:

Key Technical Competencies:

  • Sound understanding of Project Management tools and principles and demonstrated ability to successfully plan for, and deliver, projects of a range of complexities
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Strong leadership, negotiation and diplomacy skills with demonstrated ability to build effective and collaborative working relationships with diverse stakeholders across all levels of the organisation and external project partners

Qualification, Licenses and Experience

  • An appropriate tertiary qualification together with significant experience in project management within a large organisation.
  • One or more industry-based certifications in project management are desirable

For a full list of the key technical competencies please refer to the position description.


The salary will be $90,000 per annum plus superannuation.


Fixed Term Contract (6 Months), Full- Time 38 hours per week

Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encourage to apply for positions with Melbourne Polytechnic.


Please download a copy of the Position Description below. Read the Position Description carefully before beginning your application.

Your application must include the following:

  • Current resume
  • A separate document addressing the Key Technical Competencies and Qualification, Licenses and Experience as outlined in the position description

You can submit your application by email to ua.ud1477501902e.cin1477501902hcety1477501902lopen1477501902ruobl1477501902em@sb1477501902oj1477501902. Make sure you include the job title and the job reference number in your covering email.

PLEASE NOTE: To download the forms below you will need Adobe Acrobat 9.0 Pro. If you are experiencing any difficulties in submitting your application, please contact the People & Culture Department on 03 9269 1266.

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