Pearson Business Project Manager in Melbourne, Australia

Business Project Manager

Description

Are you an early career business Project Manager?

Learning isn’t a destination, starting and stopping at the classroom door. It is a never-ending journey of discovery, challenge, inspiration and wonder.

Pearson - the world’s leading learning company is looking foran early career Business Project Manager to jointhe Operations team and manage the delivery of our frontlist print and digital products, managing multiple projects across a number of portfolios.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • manage stakeholder engagement from across the business to successfully deliver the project

  • proactively manage risks and issues to safeguard project outcomes

  • manage communication to all key stakeholders at all levels of the company

  • provide energy and direction to project teams to support a fun and accountable culture

  • drive continuous improvement and embed changes into project delivery

Qualifications

.Qualifications & Experience

  • Experience of end to end project management including business case development

  • Outcomes focused working in a deadline driven environment

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Comfortable to facilitate team meetings and workshops

  • Proven track record of influencing senior level management and stakeholders

  • A self starter with a pragmatic and diplomatic approach

  • Project management qualification (Prince2, PMI, Agile)

Now it’s time to tell us about you and why you want to work with Pearson. Click ‘Apply Now’ to create your application online.

At Pearson, we value the employee journey and pride ourselves in building an inclusive and diverse culture.

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Primary Location: AU-VIC-Melbourne

Work Locations: AU-Victoria-Melbourne-Goods Shed South 707 Collins Street Goods Shed South Melbourne 3008

Job: Project/Programme Management

Organization: Technology & Operations

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Jul 11, 2018

Job Unposting: Aug 10, 2018

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1809764

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled