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Program Manager

Location:

New South Wales

Work type:

Contract

Classification:

Information & Communication Technology

Salary:

Competitive

Job reference:

JO-1905-530695

Start date:

2019-05-28

Contact email:

pinki.verma@talentinternational.com

Advertiser:

Pinki Verma

  • NSW Government Client
  • 6-month contract with a strong possible extension thereafter
  • Gosford / Wyong Location

Talent International is working in partnership with a large government organisation to assist in sourcing an
experienced Program Manager to lead functions within the scope of the Program through the planning and execution of work stream project deliverables.

Key Accountabilities
  • Determine work priorities for Projects and coordinate delivery with designated Project Managers and Vendors.
  • Lead teams and act as an initial escalation point for resolving project issues.
  • Optimise business outcomes through initiating and developing long-term goals and plans to guide the work of the team in line with organisational objectives.
  • Ensure governance requirements within the Unit, such as scheduling, reporting, estimating, planning, risk management, etc. are undertaken by the Program in a timely and quality manner with the appropriate software and tools, and in accordance with the defined Project Services Governance Group's delivery framework

Experience Required
 
  • Degree qualification in Information Technology, Engineering or Business or other relevant areas, OR equivalent
  • Experience using a Portfolio and Project Management system - for example, Microsoft Project, SAP, Primavera, Smartsheet.
  • Extensive experience managing multiple programs and Project Managers and the ability to see the big picture, set direction, manage, support and guide them through controlled project delivery within a fixed budget, scope and timeframes.
  • Extensive program management skills and a practical ability to produce high-quality program deliverables, for example, plans, budgets, schedules, risk management.
  • Previous experience in a similar role working in a large organisation
  • Solid financial management skills and experience.

If you would be interested in this role please submit your application in Word format only by clicking the "APPLY NOW" button below or pinki.verma@talentinternational.com.

 

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