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University Partnership Project Manager-FTC

Date:  15-Jun-2022

Adelaide - Waymouth, SA, AU

Department:  Internal Client Services
  • Work in a highly innovative and transformative business
  • Work-life balance with access to flexible work arrangements
  • Salary packaging – to suit your personal and financial circumstances


Why Deloitte? 
At Deloitte, we create positively differentiated work experiences that enable our people to feel valued and achieve their full potential. Deloitte Australia opens the door to a career that can cross borders virtually and physically across Asia Pacific to gain experience and access projects beyond Australia’s borders. We value difference, and embrace people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, gender identities, abilities and thinking styles. Knowing that people work best in a variety of ways, we are happy to discuss alternative arrangements if the working pattern you are looking for is not specifically indicated. 


We’re committed to continually building a safe and respectful workplace, where all our people feel appreciated and accepted. Through the creation of endorsed employee-led diversity networks which promote cultural, disability, LGBTI+, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and gender equality, we’re leading the way to shape an environment where everybody can thrive. 

We are proud to have been recognised for our efforts in inspiring change and accelerating progress – check out our careers site for recent recognition in this space.

Next Steps 
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About the team 

Our Deloitte Centre for Innovation and Technology in Adelaide is a first for Deloitte in Australia.  We are harnessing South Australia’s technology and innovation ecosystem to develop and deliver new offerings for the Australian market more broadly.  The Centre will support our clients across areas that include the public sector, as well as defence and space industries, which require the specialised onshore services in Australia we are committed to delivering.  Our talent strategy for the Centre revolves around a Partnership with a major South Australian University.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you. 

You are someone with: 

3+ years Project Management experience with a passion for People, Innovation and Education. Experience delivering projects using a traditional methodology (e.g. waterfall) or Agile framework (e.g. Scrum, hybrid Agile, SAFe). The ability to effectively communicate with all levels of stakeholders. The ideal candidate will also have experience in an Education related field. University degree or equivalent qualifications

What will your typical day look like?

This role will be working with Senior Leaders to drive the project management of a strategic Deloitte project focused on building talent within the Firm.  

You will be:

Project managing a strategic Deloitte talent project Partnering with our University stakeholders and various internal teams to drive the team to deliver on outcomes Liaising with senior stakeholders to facilitate decisions, communicate progress and issues / risks Planning and actioning project activities with the team (via schedule or backlog / sprints) and tracking the timely execution of them Maintaining accurate project records in the firm’s project & portfolio management system (e.g. change requests, issues / risks, resource allocation and budgets), and Writing regular status reports and preparing for quality assurance gates.

By applying to this job, you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte employee experience globally.


At Deloitte, we know we’re at our best when we look out for one another; prioritise respect, fairness, development and wellbeing; foster an inclusive culture and embrace diversity in all forms. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of their background, experience, identity, ability or thinking style, and if you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process for accessibility reasons this is available upon request. 


The preferred candidate will be subject to background screening by Deloitte or by their external third-party provider.