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PROGRAM MANAGER

PROGRAM MANAGER

  • Program Manager – Multiple Contract opportunities
  • Previous experience in running Business Transformation Program is highly regarded!
  • Strategic and visionary leadership role with a Large Government Organisation
  • 12 month Contract with Excellent daily rate on offer: $1200 – $1300 per day rate
  • Melbourne CBD with some travel to Geelong

Adaps has been scouted to source Program Manager for a large government organisation to work on large business transformation project in Melbourne
About the role
The Program Manager role is to lead a team of Project Managers to ensure the successful implementation and delivery of project management services to support the delivery of Strategy.
As the Program Manager you will be expected to:

  • Lead and motivate the project management team, ensuring behavioral expectations of team members are established
  • Project governance and control, including operation of the steering committee and ongoing management of the business case
  • Lead and motivate the project management team, ensuring behavioural expectations of team members are established
  • Project governance and control, including operation of the steering committee and ongoing management of the business case
  • Adherence to Client policy and methodologies including EPMO delivery frameworks
  • Prepare and maintain baseline management products, in conjunction with any Project
  • Identify and engage with stakeholders, including facilitation of relevant project reference groups
  • Define the project objectives, delivery strategies, work streams and products
  • Define the responsibilities, tasks and deliverables for each business work stream within the project, and allocate resources to tasks
  • Support and develop resources as necessary to perform their responsibilities
  • Establish and manage project baselines including scope, budget, schedule, resources and quality
  • Implement and operate project controls to identify exceptions
  • Manage and resolve (and escalate as required) exceptions including project risks, issues and changes as they arise
  • Sourcing, procurement and management of suppliers (internal or external) and liaison with any third parties required to support delivery
  • Integration of the work streams within the project, and of the project with other projects, identifying and managing inter-dependencies
  • Overall progress monitoring and reporting, and timely escalation of exceptions
  • Managing project closure including scope reconciliation, project performance assessment and capture of lessons learned

About you
You will be passionate about the new direction of Client Strategy and must be able to work with and influence people across entire organisations and beyond. Some of the skills and experience you will possess include but not limited to;

  • Demonstrated experience leading project managers, either directly or via a matrix structure. (Have managed other project managers, either directly or via a matrix structure.)
  • Substantial career evidence of program and project management including proven management of multiple projects concurrently within large and complex organisations. Significant of program/project management experience.
  • Delivering projects in a matrix environment.
  • Proven experience in delivering projects with budgets greater than $10M.

How to apply
Please apply using the link below or call Kish on 03 9956 1178 for further details. Applications closes based on the volume of applications received. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Adaps is an equal opportunity employer that actively embraces diversity in its workforce through accurate community representation of gender, culture; thought and work arrangements.

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