Program Delivery Officer

Posted 17 May 2024
Salary$90 - $104 per hour
LocationNew South Wales
Job type Contract
DisciplineProject ManagementProgram

Job description

  • Federal Government opportunity in Sydney CBD – with hybrid flexibility
  • 12 months initial contract with view to further extension
  • $90 – 104.00 per hour + super
The Role
Our client is seeking an experienced Program Delivery Officer to provide strategic advice of programs/projects and work closely with the Director Program Delivery Management.
Key responsibilities will include:
  • Provide Executive assurance, through oversight, on the governance of programs/projects
  • Provide strategic advice of program/project governance, development and implementation
  • Track monitoring and reporting on program/projects, for both internal boards and external agencies
  • Develop professional centre of excellence for program/project management governance
  • Develop key messages and communications to support governance process of program/projects
  • Manage internal and external stakeholder engagement activities as appropriate throughout project lifecycles, ensuring both stakeholder relationships and administrative requirements are managed successfully
  • Provide written and verbal advice to management and stakeholders
  • Work collaboratively with a range of delivery partners and stakeholders, both internal and external, to delivery effective outcomes of program/projects
  • Support Directors by providing leadership in project/program governance areas to maintain program continuity on an as needed basis
  • Demonstrate capability in line with the Integrated Leadership System at the EL1 level
Mandatory Skills and experience:
  • Demonstrated research, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to build and develop effective internal and external stakeholder relationships
  • Personal drive and integrity - including the ability to engage appropriately with risk and manage upwards
  • Demonstrated Program/project management experience in a similar role
  • Experience working with Digital Transformation and Finance (benefits, assurance and governance) would be highly regarded
How to Apply:

To apply for this position, you must be an Australian Citizen and willing to undergo an Australian police check.

If you meet the above requirements, please submit your resume in MS Word format along with a Statement of Claims – outlining your skills, knowledge and experience relevant to the role via the "Apply Now" button.  For more information, please contact Karen on 02 9200 3677.

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