Programme Manager (Fixed Term)

Contract type: Contract
Location: Wellington
Specialisation: PMO & Project Services
Date: 2021-05-31
Salary: NZD150000 - NZD1800000 per annum
Reference: JO-2106-15767
Contact name: Frances Poynder
Contact email: frances@recruitit.co.nz

Job description

Large data & analytics programme
Looking for Programme Managers with strong experience in data & Analytics or technical 
Work for an organisation looking to achieve a sustainable and prosperous future

ABOUT THE COMPANY

Large government organisation serving over a million people nationwide. Employing thousands of kiwi's across the country, they are committed to achieving a sustainable and prosperous future for all New Zealanders.  

ABOUT THE ROLE

Recruit I.T. have an exciting opportunity for a Programme Manager with a proven track record in the data & analytics space. You will have worked across large scale analytics platforms, established new delivery teams and have successfully driven strategy around data and analytics. Operating within a well-establish team, this is a high-profile role in charge of a highly visible programme that is crucial to the organisations wider strategy.

DUTIES

  • Evaluate and select a technology solution, manage a complex internal stakeholder group, and drive successful implementation.
  • Establishing a new delivery team, developing a programme strategy for the following 12 months, and establish overall governance structures.
  • Manage a complex, multi-vendor environment with a range of technology programs that require comprehensive data and analytics knowledge.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

  • A proven track record of delivery across the data and analytics space within the public or private sector.
  • Prior experience leading a project/programme to implement data warehouse solutions & business intelligence architecture is a must-have.
  • You will have the ability to carefully navigate organisational change management within a large government agency. The ability to openly discuss examples of adoption strategies and how you overcame resistance to change will be crucial.
  • Experience managing multiple vendors in complex and challenging environments. You can point to specific examples where you have successfully navigated difficult environments to ensure delivery was made on time.
  • Exposure to Agile delivery environments
  • Any experience utilising cloud technology and solutions such as AWS or Azure is also beneficial.

 Please note that this is a 1-3 year Fixed Term Contract

BENEFITS

This organisation is committed to ensuring a healthy work-life balance and are offering a fantastic rate that reflects that upcoming complexity and challenges of the programme.

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply online if you are interested in this role or contact Margot on 027 828 6070 for a confidential discussion

Consultant

Frances Poynder
Frances Poynder

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