JOB

Delivery Manager – Day to day operations

Apply before 6PM (AEDT) on: Monday, January 17, 2022

Australian Capital Territory

Agency / Department

Department of Education Skills and Employment

Experience Level

Senior

Employment Type

Contract

Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$115 per hour***

Overview and Responsibilities

VET Data Streamlining – Delivery Manager-Day to day operations DESE is leading the development of a new vocational education and training (VET) data collection and reporting system. The VET Data Streamlining (VDS) program will transform the national VET data system to increase the timeliness and quality of data collection and use. DESE is working with partner state and territory governments and the National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) to deliver this initiative through several strands of work over the next few years. We are looking for a Delivery manager – Day to day operations to assist with the technology aspects of the VDS build. The Key deliverables of the roles include:
•Manage the VDS ICT delivery activities to ensure agreed timelines and outcomes are met
•Translate business objectives into streams of ICT work, aligning technology and business outcomes
•Analyse and troubleshoot delivery issues efficiently and effectively
•Oversee daily activities of the delivery team and provide direction and guidance as required
•Serve as primary contact for customer inquiries and concerns
•Report delivery status to Delivery Lead and develop required delivery documentation
•Identify resource constraints, project blockers and resolve with Project Managers

Essential Criteria

1. Translate business objectives into streams of work, aligning technology and business strategy, analysing and troubleshooting delivery issues efficiently and effectively
2. Work with Project manager to identify resource constraints, project blockers, set delivery priorities and recommend schedule adjustments to meet delivery schedules
3. Serve as primary contact for partner, user and vendor inquiries and concerns; report delivery status to Delivery Lead and develop required delivery documentation
4. Experience with various project methodologies, including hybrid models (such as Waterfall and Agile) to meet the organisational project management needs

Desired Criteria

Not Applicable for this opportunity

Security Clearance

Must Have current baseline clearance

Contract Extensions

2x 12 month extension options