Program Manager

Job Title: Program Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Eveleigh, New South Wales
Salary: AU$1000 - AU$1250 per day
Reference: BBBH3191_1552009107
Contact Name: Peter Mikkonen
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 08, 2019 12:38

Job Description

You will work under the Information Technology Directorate (ITD) reporting directly to Director of Program & Project Services. You will take ownership in managing programmes and projects for the IT Department. You'll act central to the directorate's project governance supporting the establishment of a program ensuring program and projects are armed to successfully deliver the department's business strategy.

You will provide direction and guidance regarding program and project management supporting the compliance to methodologies, processes and best practices whilst managing risk, schedules and budgets.

You will play essential role in liaising with the senior executives and project sponsors to position and deliver existing and new initiatives within the technology portfolio.

You are/will have

  • Enthusiastic about delivering change by coordination of the new capability for the business to enable effective change and realisation of project benefits
  • Strong reporting and change skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects
  • Can successfully demonstrate effective co-ordination of high risk and value program and projects to include management and oversight of any current and arising risks.
  • Confident in providing expert input into Portfolio Management to assist in maintaining, uplifting and socialising the ITD Project Delivery Framework, reflecting best practice.
  • Exceptional soft skills - strong communicator & collaborator
  • Tertiary qualifications in the IT industry (Degree and/or equivalent) with relevant experience in programme and project management of IT projects
  • Project Management certification with AIPM, PMI and/or PRINCE2, MSP
  • High level knowledge and skills in Program Management processes and methodologies, PPM and Agile

This is an exciting role to be part of one of the largest technology environments in Australia. If you believe that you will have above skills and experience, please apply for the role.