Project Controls Officer

Job Title: Project Controls Officer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brisbane
Salary: $50.00-$55.00 per hour plus super
Start Date: 2018-09-20
Reference: JO-1809-91222
Contact Name: Sadia Nazmun
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 21, 2018 12:24

Job Description

About the Company

Davidson is currently recruiting for the Queensland State Government. The business works closely with all departments, and government owned corporations to inform better infrastructure decision making.

About the Role
  • Day to day maintenance and updating of the Program schedule in Microsoft Project
  • Day to day maintenance and updating of the Program cost plan including revised cash flow forecasts in Microsoft Excel
  • Supporting the Program Director and Project Managers with the relevant reporting requirements
  • Maintenance of project registers including change, issues, decisions and risk
  • Development and maintenance of project management / project plan documentation as directed by the Project Director or Program Office Manager
  • Regular project reporting for various audiences
  • Supporting internal assurance reviews of the Program
  • Undertake a secretariat role for relevant Project Boards and Program meetings
  • Ad-hoc project control and support duties as directed by the Project Director or Program Office Manager.
About You
  • Demonstrated understanding of project management principles and processes including the ability to initiate, plan, organise, establish and task priorities;
  • Demonstrated organizational skills including reliability in meeting deadlines and commitments and an ability to approach workload flexibly, as required by changing priorities;
  • Advanced project support skills, and the proven ability to provide high level project support to a large number of team members;
  • Ability to analyse problems relating to project support procedures and initiate appropriate action and acceptable solutions;
  • Demonstrated effective written and interpersonal communication skills in dealing with people at all levels of the agency and across other government departments.
  • It is expected that the Project Support Officer will have good skills in the following:
    • MS Office;
    • MS Project;
    • MS Visio; and
    • Strong project administration skills
The Benefits

• Attractive hourly rate ranging from $50-55 per hour + super
• Temporary assignment
• Potential for extension

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Sadia Nazmun on 07 3023 1045, quoting ref no. JO-1809-91222. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at