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Pearson Project Manager - Digital Learning in Melbourne, Australia

Project Manager - Digital Learning


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

As the world’s leading learning company, we’re helping learners of all ages and stages across Australia reach their education goals, and find their way to a robust and fulfilling life.


  • Based in stunning, heritage-listed offices in Melbourne's Docklands, you have everything at your door step, not to mention the easy 2 minute walk from Southern Cross Station.

  • Bonus leave day, to invest in your learning

  • Discounted personal benefits, including Travel & Health Insurance

We have an opportunity for an engaging, flexible and collaborative professional to join Digital Learning and Innovation. Digital Learning and Innovation team sits within University Partnerships and supports both university partners and other clients as they move into, or expand their digital learning offerings.

You will apply your experience in project managing the development of online learning for the University or TAFE sector to our university and corporate client projects. Working on medium-large projects, you will be responsible for tasks such as creating and managing project plans, risk management, tracking activities against milestones and providing regular reporting to both internal and external key stakeholders.


  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience managing digital learning projects in the post-compulsory education sector.

  • A diploma of higher qualification in project management. Equivalent years of successful work experience in Project Management in a digital learning environment will be considered.

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in the application of different project management methodologies and principles, including both waterfall and Agile methods.

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in project management methodologies relevant to the creation of digital learning, including ADDIE and SAM

  • Strong analytical, logic and problem –solving skills for analysing and identifying issues, and proposing solutions.

  • Ability to transform complex bodies of information into professionally designed and effective reports and dashboards.

  • Strong ability to manage multiple, complex projects within (sometimes aggressive) time frames, to multi-task and continually prioritise changing project tasks / deliverables, and meet deadlines.

  • Ability to build and maintain relationships with clients, managers and other stakeholders, and collaborate both in person and long distance.

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.


Primary Location: AU-VIC-Melbourne

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

Job: Project/Programme Management

Organization: Core

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Apr 18, 2019

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1815523

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.