Program Manager JP6457

Pinpoint Talent

Program Manager for long term Telco migration project experience in business process improvement and operating at an executive level is a must.

  • Must have extensive telecommunications experience.
  • 12-month contract + potential extension.
  • Experience in business process improvement.
We are currently looking for a Program Manager for a State Government Department. The role is a 12-month contract opportunity to manage the end to end migration planning, governance for Government Radio Network (GRN). We are looking for a candidate who will be able to lead the migration team and work organisations big and small to identify/transition requirements. Candidates must have an extensive knowledge of telecommunications network migration and governance experience operating at an executive level.

Key Accountabilities:
  • Prepare executive level reporting, presentations and dashboards for the migration program.
  • Report on the migration program to ensure identification and timely resolution of escalated program level issues and management of program issues and risks.
  • Leverage operational metrics from multiple sources and develop related communications that are needed to provide executive visibility and to maximize decision-making.
  • Build influential relationships with the Executive, government agencies and private sector partner organisations on migration program related matters to ensure they are appropriately briefed, and their concerns are addressed.
  • Drive innovation and deliver high quality service and cost savings without compromising output quality.
  
Key Challenges:
  • Working in a complex multiple stakeholder environment with conflicting priorities.
  • Adapting migration plans to meet the differing operational areas and processes of each agency.
  • Coordinating multiple agency transitions to minimise risk to agency operations.
  • Understanding and accommodating complex operational, technical and delivery requirements.
  • Innovating in a risk adverse stakeholder environment.
  • Innovating to address complex technical, financial, economic, political and stakeholder challenges.
  • Requirement to engage with cross functional groups/partners in high profile and challenging delivery environment, to achieve timely and desired outcomes.