Project Management Support Consultant

About Us  As an innovative science and technology company, we help solve some of our customers' most challenging problems. Our determination to deliver and improve today, and anticipate and shape tomorrow, makes QinetiQ a very exciting, rewarding and respected place to work and learn. QinetiQ Australia, part of the global QinetiQ group, provide technological and scientific expertise to help customers protect and advance their vital interests. QinetiQ employs more than 6000 people in 51 locations around the world. In Australia we employ more than 400 across the ACT, QLD, NSW, SA and VIC.  About the Role  An opportunity exists for an aspiring Project Manager within our MSP business, based in Adelaide. In our MSP Division, we are part of a consortium of independent, technical partners, who share the Defence’s commitment to growing the capability of delivering large integrated work packages across the CASG domains and CoE functions.  As part of this consortium, we provide ‘Strategic Partner’, ‘Capability Partner’ and ‘Integrated Work Partner’ services for the next 11 years.  We help diagnose, rationalise and solve intractable problems by providing analysis, advice and assurance. Whether operating on the ocean floor, or in orbit, we get under the skin of a problem to enable our customers to make sound decisions about cost, time and performance In this Project Management Support role you will be responsible for supporting the Project Manager in delivering a complex procurement project. To be successful in this role you will need to bring with you:Experience from within a Defence project team.A broad understanding of project management and coordination.Exposure to tracking project finances and budgets.Well-developed interpersonal skills and demonstrated experience in building and maintaining stakeholder relationsOutstanding written and verbal communication skillsDemonstrated ability to set priorities, multi task and work under pressure Candidates will be required to obtain an Australian Government secret clearance which will require Australian citizenship. Due to the dynamic environment we work within, we can’t always wait until our adverts close before reviewing applications and moving to interview. If you’d like to continue the conversation, apply today! Life at QinetiQ  Our people and our culture make QinetiQ a great place to work, we value integrity, collaboration and performance. QinetiQ is a Workplace Gender Equality Agency Employer of Choice, Work180 Endorsed Employer for Women and past winner of the Defence Teaming Centre Employer of Choice Awards. We look after our people are committed to attracting and retaining the best talent in the market. We celebrate our differences and incorporate diversity and inclusion into everything we do. Our salary and benefits package is designed to make sure we support our diverse group of employees through the different stages of their life and careers. Some of our benefits include:Annual professional development allocation and study leaveFlexible working options that suit youLeave purchase scheme to balance what’s important to youLoyalty leave,  earn extra days of annual leave up to an additional 10 days per yearPerformance bonus awards for individual and company successSalary continuance Insurance, protecting you financially during times of ill healthCultural or Religious day of significance leave to observe days of significance to youUp to 16 weeks paid parental leave with no minimum qualifying periodDress for your day, no formal dress code just wear what feels good and suits your dayGive back with an annual volunteering daySave money with our travel club and discounted health insurance optionsBe supported with employee assistance services and family violence leave A full list of our employee benefits and further information can be found here: https://www.qinetiq.com/au/Careers/Benefits #LI-RG1 Australia - SA Adelaide
Job Opportunity | Project Management Support Consultant | QinetiQ - Operations and Delivery

Project Management Support Consultant

  • Utilise your project support expertise
  • Take your next step towards Project Management
  • Attractive employee benefits and endorsed employer of choice

About Us

 

As an innovative science and technology company, we help solve some of our customers' most challenging problems. Our determination to deliver and improve today, and anticipate and shape tomorrow, makes QinetiQ a very exciting, rewarding and respected place to work and learn.

 

QinetiQ Australia, part of the global QinetiQ group, provide technological and scientific expertise to help customers protect and advance their vital interests. QinetiQ employs more than 6000 people in 51 locations around the world. In Australia we employ more than 400 across the ACT, QLD, NSW, SA and VIC. 

 

About the Role

 

An opportunity exists for an aspiring Project Manager within our MSP business, based in Adelaide.

 

In our MSP Division, we are part of a consortium of independent, technical partners, who share the Defence’s commitment to growing the capability of delivering large integrated work packages across the CASG domains and CoE functions.  As part of this consortium, we provide ‘Strategic Partner’, ‘Capability Partner’ and ‘Integrated Work Partner’ services for the next 11 years.  We help diagnose, rationalise and solve intractable problems by providing analysis, advice and assurance. Whether operating on the ocean floor, or in orbit, we get under the skin of a problem to enable our customers to make sound decisions about cost, time and performance

 

In this Project Management Support role you will be responsible for supporting the Project Manager in delivering a complex procurement project.

 

To be successful in this role you will need to bring with you:

  • Experience from within a Defence project team.
  • A broad understanding of project management and coordination.
  • Exposure to tracking project finances and budgets.
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills and demonstrated experience in building and maintaining stakeholder relations
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to set priorities, multi task and work under pressure

 

Candidates will be required to obtain an Australian Government secret clearance which will require Australian citizenship.

 

Due to the dynamic environment we work within, we can’t always wait until our adverts close before reviewing applications and moving to interview. If you’d like to continue the conversation, apply today!

 

Life at QinetiQ

 

Our people and our culture make QinetiQ a great place to work, we value integrity, collaboration and performance.

 

QinetiQ is a Workplace Gender Equality Agency Employer of Choice, Work180 Endorsed Employer for Women and past winner of the Defence Teaming Centre Employer of Choice Awards.

 

We look after our people are committed to attracting and retaining the best talent in the market. We celebrate our differences and incorporate diversity and inclusion into everything we do. Our salary and benefits package is designed to make sure we support our diverse group of employees through the different stages of their life and careers.

 

Some of our benefits include:

  • Annual professional development allocation and study leave
  • Flexible working options that suit you
  • Leave purchase scheme to balance what’s important to you
  • Loyalty leave,  earn extra days of annual leave up to an additional 10 days per year
  • Performance bonus awards for individual and company success
  • Salary continuance Insurance, protecting you financially during times of ill health
  • Cultural or Religious day of significance leave to observe days of significance to you
  • Up to 16 weeks paid parental leave with no minimum qualifying period
  • Dress for your day, no formal dress code just wear what feels good and suits your day
  • Give back with an annual volunteering day
  • Save money with our travel club and discounted health insurance options
  • Be supported with employee assistance services and family violence leave

 

A full list of our employee benefits and further information can be found here: https://www.qinetiq.com/au/Careers/Benefits

 

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