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Program Officer

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    Government General

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    $369-580 per day + super

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    0449 790 116

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Northbridge Recruitment is seeking a Program Officer to join the NSW Government, on an initial 6-month contract with a view of extension.

This opportunity will allow you to be part of the state's most exciting, innovative and largest infrastructure program. Delivering a 40-year program, the largest this nation has ever seen.

Primary purpose of the role
The role is responsible for managing multiple, complex and interdependent programs in a coordinated manner to support Senior Management. The role delivers effective and efficient scoping, scheduling, costing, stakeholder engagement, risk analysis and management, reporting, evaluation and integration.

Key accountabilities
  • Independently manage multiple complex, concurrent and interdependent, divisional, high-priority programs to ensure they are delivered to time, cost, quality, and scope.
  • Manage and assist in all phases of the program lifecycle, including initial scoping and feasibilities, funding, planning and scheduling, coordination and stakeholder engagement, tracking, reporting, evaluation and integration with existing programs.
  • Engage and collaborate with various internal and external stakeholders (including other Government agencies, local government, councils, and industry), managing stakeholder expectations, ensuring effective communication, and driving program objectives.
  • Provide advice and support to assure sound program management by working closely with the stakeholders to ensure that there is effective integration and single-point accountability for the delivery of each project.
  • Ensure risk management for programs to manage safety, reputational, financial and operational risks by utilising Agency risk management strategies.
Next Steps 

This is for an immediate start so do not delay APPLY now below, or email for further information.

Ronny Thai
Government Account Manager (Category H)
Number: 0449 790 116
Suite 1.15, 98 Gloucester Street,
The Rocks, Sydney NSW, 2000 Australia

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“We encourage people with disabilities and from other diverse backgrounds to apply. We do not discriminate based on disability.”
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. SPONSORSHIP IS NOT AVAILABLE for this role. Australian PR or Citizenship is required.