Program Manager

Location Parramatta
Discipline Public Sector / Government
Job reference 160498
Salary AU$1000 - AU$1200 per day + Plus Super
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Our leading Government Client based in Parramatta is looking for a Program Manager. 12 Month Contract plus possible extension. APPLY NOW!

Job Details:

  • At least 3 + yeas Project Management experience with a background in Reporting and Analytics
  • Establish a modern, flexible cloud based data platform that provides a single
  • source of data and capability for analytics across the organisation
  • Self-service analytics models
  • Timely availability of data
  • Trusted and governed data sources
  • Consistent business logic
  • Scalable with latest technologies
  • Repeatable automated patterns to add data and create visualisations
  • Data streaming support to enable real time analysis
  • "Big data" capability to provide support for AI/ML
  • Foundation for enterprise-wide data

You will have experience in the following

  • Proven delivery of complex cloud data solutions, including data lakes, data ingestion pipelines and consumption of data in a data product model
  • Reporting and Analytics / Data Warehousing / Big Data projects
  • Managing a wide / complex set of stakeholders.
  • Managing projects with a wide organisational impact.
  • Working in a large organisation (Government and Utilities an advantage)
  • Delivering in matrix management environment
  • Hybrid environments with on-premis and cloud components
  • Delivering application solutions with competing projects and priorities running in parallel
  • Complex technical environments

General project/program management skills required include:

  • Business case preparation
  • Manage financials - budgets and forecasting
  • Integration and scope management - project planning, scope definition, work breakdown structures, and change control.
  • Delivery to scope, schedule, quality and budget
  • Manage several streams of work in parallel
  • Manage communications and stakeholder relationships
  • Manage issues, risks, inter-dependencies, variations
  • Report into, advise, and take direction from project/program board
  • Ensure roles & responsibilities are clearly understood across the delivery team & stakeholders
  • Prince 2 project methodology
  • Managing Successful Programs methodology
  • Ability to manage multiple streams of work concurrently
  • Managing complex procurement processes for software and services
  • Resource, stakeholder, & vendor management
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with all stakeholders

Soft Skills:

  • Driven, self-starter who takes ownership, leads project team to success, knows how to make things happen, and is not afraid to challenge where necessary
  • ability to influence and build relationships at different levels
  • Understands the importance of a large organisations project governance needs and can work through these while ensuring project delivers
  • Can navigate projects through a challenging political stakeholder environment
  • Ability to understand and engage with the business
  • Good to listening, negotiation and motivation skills
  • Pragmatic and flexible approach, able to think outside the box in problem solving

Avina Agrawal

Recruitment Specialist

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