Job Details

Sydney CBD
$700-$800 per day plus super
Job Type
Lauren Atkinson
26 days ago
Our client a leading NSW Government Department, are looking for a Program Manager to join them on a 12 month contract with potential for extension. The role is CBD based with some flexibility to work from home.

The primary purpose of the role is to lead and manage delivery teams and/or programs of work to plan, develop, deliver, monitor and evaluate a portfolio of strategic projects, to achieve project outcomes, and support achievement of organisational objectives.
 Key accountabilities
  • Lead the development and delivery of a portfolio of projects, identifying interdependencies and leveraging resources to maximise efficiencies and achieve required organisation outcomes
  • Lead and oversee all aspects of project development, implementation and closure across a portfolio of complex projects, including preparing business cases and project plans, establishing appropriate governance, identifying, allocating and managing resources, and meeting reporting requirements.
  • Develop and implement strategies and tools for the continuous monitoring and evaluation of projects,The including risk and contingency management, benefits realisation, and project impact and quality measures, to identify and address issues and assess project progress and overall effectiveness.
  • Lead and manage project team/s (internal and external), to deliver all key project/s milestones and outcomes
  • Develop and manage stakeholder relationships through the provision of expert advice, effective communication, negotiation and issues management
  • Provide expert advice and information to stakeholders on emerging project issues and present recommendations to support project delivery in line with established plans, budgets, timeframes, policy objectives and other project priorities
  • Oversee research and formulate recommendations to support evidence based project planning and decision making

For further information on this role or to confidentially apply, please contact Lauren Atkinson on 02 8227 9200 or apply directly via the Apply for this job button. Only WORD FORMAT resumes will be accepted