Job Details
  • Reference382440A_1635364086
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantNeville Smith

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 Federal Government client is seeking to engage an EL1 Program Manager on a contract until May 2022 months with potential extension of 6 months.

About the Role:

We are seeking an EL1 with extensive experience in the design, implementation and management of Australian Government programs to support the Director and the section. You will have:

  • High levels of interpersonal and communication skills (written and oral) to ensure deliverables contribute to achieving outcomes
  • Strategic thinking and conceptual skills
  • Planning and organizational skills
  • Sound judgement and the ability to effectively lead and be part of a team
  • Agility and resilience to deliver results in a fast-paced environment.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Key responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing expertise and knowledge of program delivery to promote best practice
  • Setting program priorities, maintaining team cohesion and ensuring quality outputs are delivered
  • Developing and maintaining program documentation including plans and reports
  • Facilitating connections with colleagues and, where required, other Government Agencies and external stakeholders
  • Managing program integrity, risk, and assurance processes
  • Produce briefs, minutes, reports and other documents and statistical reports to a high standard

Skills & Experience:

  • Program management experience in delivering Australian Government programs
  • Advanced stakeholder engagement, negotiation and prioritisation skills
  • Highly proficient written communication skills

Mandatory Requirements:

  • The successful candidate will be required to have a Baseline security clearance.

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". Alternatively, you can call Neville Smith on 02 6268 9916 or email for further discussion.