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Senior Project Manager

Organisation : Compassion Australia

Location : Sydney (Newcastle)

Work type : Full-time

Profession : Information & Communication Technology, Project Management

Sector : Children, Community Development, Community Support Services

Salary type : Annual Package

Application closing date : 2 Mar, 2020

About the role

National Christian not-for-profit organisation

Head office in Newcastle- (Sydney based candidates considered)

Unique opportunity to make a significant difference


In this key role the Senior Project Manager is responsible for overseeing and project managing the end to end delivery of a key CRM solution from RFP to implementation and then project hand off. The position will manage the project team and will report directly to the Senior IT Manager. You will also;

  • Initiate, plan and execute this enterprise wide project, using Compassion Project methodology.
  • Manage day-to-day operational aspects of the project and scope; create and execute project work plans and revise as appropriate.
  • Manage the project budget and estimate the resources needed to achieve project deliverables.
  • Present regular updates to the CEO and Executive team.
  • Deliver a clear process to handover the final solution to the ministry to incorporate in daily processes and essential servicing.


Essential Qualifications and Experience;

  • Substantial experience in corporate project management
  • Demonstrable experience managing project teams and securing project participation.
  • Proven experience implementing enterprise wide corporate and technology projects-specifically CRM implementations.
  • Recognised training in Project Management, Project Management Institute or related business degree
  • Understanding of project methodologies for waterfall, Agile or Lean.
  • Experience in using Salesforce.


The successful candidate will also demonstrate sound people management, be strongly aligned to the values of this highly respected Christian organisation and would thrive in using their project management experience and talent to see this key project successfully rolled out.  The salary package will reward the significance of this role and is designed to attract the right candidate including great packaging benefits and relocation assistance if required. 

About the organisation

Organisation Name : Compassion Australia

Our Client, Compassion Australia is an international Christian child development and child advocacy organisation. Working for Compassion Australia is more than just doing a job, you’ll be using your passion and skills to support children living in poverty all over the world. Recently named as Australia’s fourth biggest charity fundraiser, a career with Compassion ensures you will be making a difference.

How to apply for this role

To apply for this key role, please forward your CV and application letter to  linton@eaglehr.com.au or for an initial discussion about the role please contact Linton on 03-9653 9468.

Applications close on Monday 2nd March.

Please quote in application: Senior Project Manager via Pro Bono Australia.

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