Portfolio Manager - Agile


Melbourne C B D

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Full Time


Information & Communication Technology


Work / life balance + other company benefits

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Carly Llorente

Working for this well known Melbourne organisation as the Portfolio Manager you will lead the definition of an investment portfolio of projects to roadmap and drive economic benefits for the Portfolio. You will be accountable for the delivery of all projects and programs within the Portfolio.

Key Accountabilities
  • Lead awareness of work progressing in the demand pipeline that could join the portfolio and establish and manage expectations of when work would be sequenced to start and deemed completed
  • Engage and influence senior business managers to ensure the portfolio will deliver its agreed business objectives
  • Identify risks and manage issues with the appropriateness of work for the Portfolio and identify interdependencies, impact on business activity, deviation from strategic aims, erosion of expected benefit, portfolio staffing, and costs
  • Take a lead role in the governance of projects and programs within the portfolio
  • Collaborate effectively with the broader project management community to facilitate standardisation of standards, practices, tools, and process for project portfolio delivery
Skills and experience
  • Experience in a Portfolio / Program / Demand Manager position within a large, complex environment 
  • Proven skills in leadership and management of professional teams including regular interaction with general and executive managers 
  • Exceptional interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills, with the ability to liaise effectively with internal and external clients
  • Evidence of budget accountability and responsibility of $10M+ portfolios
  • Demonstrated experience in successfully leading projects and/or programs using Agile methodologies, managing large, complex projects with multi-function teams
To find out more about this exciting opportunity please contact Carly Llorente on 9236 7704, or apply now to secure an interview.

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