Program Manager (for Health)

Program Manager (for Health)

Job Title: Program Manager (for Health)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-09-14
Reference: V-39848
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 15, 2021 17:59

Job Description

Seeking a Program Manager – SFIA Level 6

Role Requirements

The services will include and not be limited to:
  • Lead large, complex IT enabled projects; with planning and delivery based on robust business cases, including the delivery of large, multi-year reform initiatives
  • Effectively engaging with a program management office to manage risks and issue and lead Executive reporting
  • Support knowledge transfer to core team and staff to build internal capability
  • Establish and implement communications strategies and plans ensuring stakeholders are regularly informed of project developments, progress and issues
  • Establish and manage program procedures, governance and controls, including ensuring effective quality assurance and the overall integrity of the program - focus inwardly on the internal consistency of the program, and outwardly on its coherence with infrastructure planning, interfaces with other programs and whole of government, corporate, technical and specialist standards
  • Manage significant and contentious issues, including negotiate and liaise with stakeholders with an understanding of Health Business context, priorities, drivers and desired outcomes
  • Facilitate the appointment of individuals to project teams and facilitate assurance across the program; and
  • Ensure the delivery of new products or services from projects is to the appropriate level of quality, on time and within budget, in accordance with the program plan and program governance arrangements and aligns to the outcomes for the program
Experience Required
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in senior project management and/or program manager roles
  • Experience supporting program management and program delivery, in addition to project management;
  • Experience in working with Whole-of-government frameworks
  • Experience supporting the delivery of multi-year complex reform initiatives operating in large, complex environments
  • Experience working within a DevOps model and with contemporary DevOps tools
  • Prince 2 or Agile Certified practitioner
  • ITIL Certified practitioner
  • Managing Successful Programmes Certified Practitioner
  • SAFe5 certification would be an advantage
Location and Contract Term:

Canberra, Sydney or Brisbane Based – 12 Month Contract with possible contract extension

Security Clearance:

Must be an Australian Citizen. Baseline Security Clearance is Desirable

How to Apply:

Applications close 24 August 2021

Please upload your resume to apply. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Jo Finchett 1300 944 936 / 0480 02for any further information.