Job Details
  • Reference398590A_1663296060
  • LocationSydney CBD
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted20 days ago
  • ConsultantAshish Bhetwal

As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our client is seeking to engage an Equality Project Manager on a contract until January 2023 with potential extension/permanency.

Position Overview

Equality is a core value at our client. Our client believes that businesses can be powerful platforms for social change and that their higher purpose is to drive Equality for all. Creating a culture of Equality isn't just the right thing to do, it's also the smart thing. Diverse companies are more innovative and better positioned to succeed in the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

Each of us has a responsibility to drive Equality in our communities and workplaces and are committed to creating a workforce that reflects society through inclusive programs and initiatives such as equal pay, employee resource groups, inclusive benefits, and our Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP).

RAP vision is to enable greater access and equity for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to the opportunities presented in a digital-first world. They are committed to a shared national identity that recognises and prioritises social, economic, and cultural inclusion of all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

With plans in place to hire a permanent full time RAP Lead, our client is looking for interim support, alongside consultants, to bring our RAP to life over the remainder of the fiscal year.

Reporting to Senior Director, Program/Project Management (Sustainability, Skills & Reconciliation) you will primarily support the RAP Governance commitments and overall program success.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop an ongoing RAP Management Plan and maintain RAP Terms of Reference including ensuring First Nations voices are represented in all Governance Groups.
  • Co-ordinate and develop materials (PowerPoint, Slack Posts, Agendas & Minutes) for all the RAP Governance Groups (Executive Group, Working Group, Local Implementation Group and First Nations External Advisory).
  • Partner with RAP Working Group stream leaders (from Marketing, Communications, Events, Procurement, Real Estate, Worldwide Indigenous Network of Diversity (WINDforce), Alliances & Channels, Employee Success) to identify room for improvement and ensure delivery.
  • Develop overarching reporting frameworks and processes to track progression of the RAP.
  • Manage consultants and internal stakeholder to design and implement RAP Commitments 1.1 and 1.2 (Engagement Principles & Strategy).
  • Support the onboarding and management of First Nations External Advisory (contracting with legal and procurement).
  • Partner with Communications to develop an internal and external communications strategy for the RAP.

Our Ideal Candidate will have:

  • A successful track record of project managing initiatives with tangible outcomes in ambiguity with multiple stakeholders in a highly matrixed and fast-growing organisation.
  • Experience building trusted relationships with senior leaders. Ability to influence the business to increase leadership commitment and accountability for Equality efforts.
  • A proactive, can-do attitude with strong attention to detail and a solutions mindset to deliver outcomes on time and in full.
  • Highly effective communication (both written and verbal), PowerPoint, analytical and reporting skills.

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". Alternatively, you can email ashish.bhetwal@chandlermacleod.com for further discussion.