Job Details
  • Reference393624A_1654663586
  • LocationSydney
  • SalaryUp to AU$585 per day + Plus Super
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted27 days ago
  • ConsultantZoe Eagles

-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 a EL1 Program Manager for an 12 month assignment with potential extension in Sydney.

About the Team

The Community Engagement and Communications Branch provides engagement and communication solutions and advice to support the NDIA to deliver the NDIS. They lead development and implementation of multi-channel engagement and communication strategies to support key initiatives across the NDIA and drive engagement with key internal and external audiences.

The branch collaborates with business areas to map, plan and deliver engagement and communications activities that support their projects and reach intended audiences and build their capacity. They guide business areas on the execution of their engagement and communications activities and provide best practice engagement and communications advice.

About the Role

The EL1 Program Manager (Labour Hire) is accountable under broad direction to undertake very complex work that delivers quality outcomes across the functions of the Agency.

The position is a team membership position within the Agency and has a concurrent requirement to resolve issues and risks across a broad range of activities of substantial depth involving significant detail and to provide support to the team leadership of their work area in the planning and coordination of the team.

The EL1 Program Manager (Labour Hire) will lead and manage delivery teams and/or programs of work to plan, develop, deliver, monitor and evaluate a portfolio of strategic projects, to achieve project outcomes, and support achievement of organisational objectives.

The position is responsible for actively managing key internal and external stakeholder relationships and may be required to represent and negotiate on behalf of the NDIA to advance the Agency's interests across a range of forums.

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

Leading the development and delivery of a portfolio of projects, identifying interdependencies and
leveraging resources to maximise efficiencies and achieve required organisation outcomes.
Overseeing the development, management and implementation of project plans and schedules in accordance with the Agency's project management framework and consider project interdependencies.
Contributing to project design, governance arrangements and operational integration.
Ensuring project deliverables and milestones are met on time and within budget.
Developing and managing internal stakeholder relationships through the provision of expert advice, effective communication, negotiation and issues management to ensure stakeholders are engaged throughout the projects and project deliverables are met.
Reporting on project outputs to stakeholders and overseeing regular project reporting including status updates and exception reports.
Preparing and reviewing written material including business cases, plans, executive briefs and corporate documentation.
Identifying, assessing, managing, escalating, reporting and monitoring project risks, issues and benefits, including developing treatment strategies.
Analysing project performance and coordinate quality management to ensure that project deliverables are fit for purpose.
(NOTE: the key responsibilities of the role are based on current priorities and may change over time)

What's on Offer?

Position located in Sydney
EL1 $585.00/day + super
Temporary contract for 12 months, with possibility to extend
Standard Hours or work - Monday to Friday, 8:30 am till 5:00 pm
****Applications close by Sunday 19th of June 2022.****

It is highly desirable that the successful applicant understand or lived experience in the field of disability.

***Mandatory: Australian Citizenship required to work within Federal Government***

If you are interested in the role and you have the right experience for the position, please apply now following the link below.