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SPECIALIST CONSULTANT

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David Jukes

Connect with David on 02 6108 4878, via email, or via LinkedIn

Canberra
Government, Policy, Programs and Projects
Hourly Rate Contract
Grants
Program Management
Project Management

POSTED 11th May, 2017   REF NO. 6040

Multiple EL1 Program Managers - initial 3 month contract

The Organisation:

Our client is a large Federal Government Department working on large scale Government initiatives. The projects and programs run by this department have priority within Federal government, and national high visibility in the media.

The Opportunity:

Due to an increased workload and the natural attrition of staff movements our client is seeking the services of several EL1 Program Managers to support this busy program office. Our client is seeking initial engagement on a three month contract and there is a strong likely hood of extension, for the right candidates.

The Role:

Reporting to the program director these roles will have a mix of responsibilities across the breadth of this major program. Working in a central program office this role will see successful candidates deploy project management, procurement, personnel management and project costing skills. These roles will be expected to lead a multi-skilled team across a broad range of disciplines. Key responsibilities will include;

  • Project management of multiple projects
  • Procurement of contractors and professional service providers
  • Coordination and some development of Ministerial Briefs including; talking points, and opinion pieces for high level staff members within the Department
  • Supporting with section annual reports policy planning agendas
  • Liaising and coordinating with National Program delegates
  • Team development and leadership

The Person:

Our client is seeking an experienced program manager with a background grant delivery within a national program. Working across a broad range of stakeholders and on multiple projects the ideal candidate for this role will be highly organised, have excellent stakeholder management skills and the ability to jump head first into any challenge. In a brief covering letter please outline your recent program management experience also indicating if you currently hold, or are able to hold, a minimum baseline security clearance.

The Salary:

$65 - $75/hr + Super

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact David Jukes on (02) 6108 4878, quoting Ref No. 6040






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