Digital Advisor (Project Manager)

Last updated 13 days ago
Location:Melbourne
Job Type:Full Time

Mott MacDonald is a dynamic and innovative management, engineering and development consultancy working on landmark projects worldwide. Wholly independent and employee owned, we have staff worldwide working across various sectors including Transport, Energy, Buildings, Water and Advisory.

This role is for a Project Manager to deliver a broad range of Digital projects (i.e. deployments, upgrades, migrations, applications development) across a spectrum of digital platforms and applications.

You will assist the Victorian Digital Technical Director in delivering the territory digital strategy to:
* Plan, recruit and develop a team to meet digital consulting demand
* Maintain and build existing client relationships for digital consultant services
* Develop new relationships within the territory

Other tasks include:
* Assist locally on supporting Mott Macdonald products in the Moata suite
* Collaborate and knowledge share with ANZ, APac and Global Digital Practice Leads to deliver work across ANZ
* Work with Global Digital Ventures to focus group/regional efforts and success within Victoria

The ideal candidate will have solid experience delivering Digital or IT projects, and be adaptable / comfortable / confident to take on technologies where they have no previous experience. The candidate will do this by relying on their proven Project Management experience and fundamental understanding of technology. You will have:
* Proven experience in the application of established Project Management processes and principles such as PMBok, Prince2, SDLC, Agile, Earned Value etc
* Proven project management experience delivering Digital, platforms, software or IT relates projects
* Will have ideally strong experience in one, or many, of the following Digital fields
- Common Data Environments (Projectwise, BIM360, 12D Synergy)
- Digital Engineering (CAD, BIM, GIS)
- Databases and Data Management
- Data and Analytics
- Applications Development
- Advance Computational Design
- Machine Learning / Artificial Intelligence
- Immersion (AR/VR)
* The ability and be comfortable to move between technologies depending on project needs
* Experience in one of the following industries a positive but not mandatory: Buildings, Energy, Transport, and Water
* Project Management accreditation a positive but not mandatory.
* Strong MSProject skills (or other scheduling tools)
* Strong skills in: Work, Excel, Visio, Powerpoint, Outlook, Teams
* Candidates with abilities/interest in undertaking consulting activities a positive

Key Requirements:
* Proven Project Management experience
* Proven experience in Project Management processes, tools and systems
* A technically excellent and experienced consultant/leader
* An innovator and enthusiastic leader of diverse technical teams
* A consulting professional who works directly with clients in the digital space
* Strong client facing, consulting, communication and presentation skills
* Strong Emotional Intelligence and soft skills
* Ability to motivate teams: calm, methodical, patient, diligent, responsive
* Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
* Excellent written and reporting skills
* Proactive upward and downward communications
* Ability to identify and develop new opportunities in digital for the business
* Bachelor's degree or higher IT, Engineering or similar field
* Industry experience in at least one of the following industries preferred but not mandatory: Power, Water, Infrastructure, Transport
* Hunger to expand technical knowledge and exposure
* Experience in the following a positive:
- Proposals and bidding
- Resource management

In return, we offer you all the benefits that come from working in a global consultancy, including a competitive salary, on-going professional support, and career development in an environment where initiative and hard work is rewarded