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Project Manager
Adelaide Office - 12 month contract

About Discovery Holiday Parks

 

It’s an exciting time for Discovery Parks. Since our inception in 2004 we have experienced extensive growth. We currently own and operate over 65 parks and employ over 1500 people throughout Australia. In 2018 we acquired Top Parks.  Discovery Parks and Top Parks is now Australia’s largest network of holiday Parks. In addition to operating parks, we have the GDay Rewards program – offering a community of mates exclusive deals and benefits at Australia’s largest network of holiday and workstay parks.

 

The Discovery Parks Group is a multidimensional business with a strong strategic advantage within the accommodation sector.  Our aim is to be the leading regional accommodation business in Australia.  

 

 We are seeking passionate and adaptable people that enjoy working within a high-performance team that work together to help our customers discover what matters.

 

About the Role

 

The position requires an experienced Project Manager with a Digital focus to take a leadership role in the delivering the next phase of the strategic roadmap.  In addition to leading business critical projects, this role will be instrumental in shaping best practice Project Management at Discovery. As such, an excellent understanding of Waterfall and Agile Project Management is required along with a practical mindset ensuring outcomes achieved with the minimum of bureaucracy.

 

Responsibilities of role include:

  • Deliver project scope on time, on budget and to a high level of quality
  • Produce and manage project schedules and/or backlogs
  • Manage vendor deliverables, and hold the team to account
  • Assist in the preparation of business cases
  • Support the design, development and delivery of the change management plan
  • Stakeholder management
  • Support and engage senior leaders
  • Track and report risks, assumptions, issues, dependencies and decisions
  • Define, measure and monitor metrics for project success

 

Skills & Experience

 

Reporting to the Senior Manager Digital Tech, you will be visible across the business and critical to the success of the future strategic roadmap. The successful candidate will be a highly effective communicator who is confident working with all levels of the organisation, including the executive team.

  • Experience & deep knowledge of project management principles, methodologies and tools
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Agile PM and/or PMI/Prince2 certification desired
  • A background in digital projects is desired
  • Ability to clearly articulate messages to a variety of audiences
  • Ability to establish and maintain strong relationships
  • Flexible and adaptable; able to work in ambiguous situations
  • Resilient and tenacious with a propensity to persevere
  • Acute business acumen and understanding of organisational issues and challenges
  • Previous experience in an agile Software Development environment

 

Benefits

  • A competitive salary with annual bonus based on KPI’s
  • Professional development and opportunities to grow personally as well as professionally
  • Discounted accommodation for you, your family & friends
  • Discounted products from our G’Day Rewards Partners

We are an innovative business that is significantly disrupting the domestic accommodation industry.


If you are passionate, adventurous, and ready to hit the ground running, we want to hear from you.

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Prior to an offer of employment being made, candidates must provide authority for a Federal Police Clearance to disclose any criminal offences or charges. Drivers Licence essential

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