We are now seeking Program Managers for a our large Federal Government client in Canberra
Duration: Starting January 2021 till 30th June 2021 with 24 months extension
Australian Citizens with NV1 clearance or ability to obtain one are eligible to apply
Working under the broad direction of a Service Leader or National Manager, they optimise the effectiveness of programs in their area of responsibility and provide support to the executive and program business lines. In performing a leadership role, Program Directors contribute significantly to change management in the workplace, and build relationships with stakeholders across all tiers of government to drive the implementation and integration of programs at the operational level.
Lead, manage and deliver programs administered by the agency and report on program performance to ensure ongoing program effectiveness
Lead the implementation of operational, policy, procedural and customer service initiatives as they relate to service delivery programs and related change initiatives
Lead and manage program and/or service delivery staff and manage performance, attendance and health and well-being
Negotiate, engage and manage relationships with internal and external stakeholders to deliver program services, build service delivery capability and promote the agency's services, and attend interagency meetings and forums to obtain and share information
Provide specialist advice, procedural guidance and interpretation to staff, including strategic advice and operational intelligence to the Executive where appropriate
Develop and implement work area plans to meet demands and respond to change, providing strategic direction for work area and allocating resources.
Collaborate with key stakeholders to strengthen partnerships and networks to improve the coordination and integration of local service systems.
Demonstrated experience with project and program management frameworks and policies.
Demonstrated high level interpersonal and communications skills
Ability to manage and nurture positive relationships with stakeholders and respond to changes and expectations.
Ability to demonstrate high level business acumen and represent the branch in stakeholder forums
Ability to plan strategically to determine work priorities and deliver business outcomes.
If you wish to apply for this position, please submit your resume by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. For further information please contact Karun Sharma at Clicks IT Recruitment on 02 6202 7744.