Assistant Program Manager (NV1)

Assistant Program Manager (NV1)

Job Title: Assistant Program Manager (NV1)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-10-11 00:00:00
Reference: V-40059
Contact Name: Kate Kornsasi
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 12, 2021 16:42

Job Description

Our large government department requires the services of an Assistant Program Manager to supplement the Contractor workforce within one of their programs. This proposal seeks to engage a Project Management Advanced Practitioner to assist the client program with the development and execution of its forward work planning, internal project management and external engagement. The position will support senior program management with realising annual programs of work, annual budget and phasing, vendor and project engagement, and business support.
As the program is a highly technical, specialist organisation, the Contractor should have a strong background in both communications engineering and systems engineering. This will enable them to be effective in supporting the translation of technical concepts into defined work packages, capable of execution both internal to the program and various technical and non-technical external organisations.

Skills and Knowledge required / Major Responsibilities:
  1. Qualifications, and practical experience in Project or Program Management, and Systems Engineering.
  2. Experience with network integration at the tactical and operational levels within the large government department, including interfaces to strategic network boundaries.
  3. Detailed understanding of staff cell processes within large government department operational and tactical level headquarters.
  4. Create and coordinate project work plans, based on the Program of Work, revising as appropriate to meet the changing priorities and capacity of the program.
Location of work: Australian Capital Territory
Length of contract: The duration of this contract is expected to be from 1 November 2021 to 30 November 2023. Two additional one year extensions, out to a maximum of four years, may be considered based on Commonwealth requirements.
Security Requirements: Due to the nature of the work, we require the NV1
How to Apply:
Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you will need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates.
Applications open until 29 October 2021.
Call Kate 0480 002 456 for any further information.