Project Director Business Segment

Location: North Sydney, New South Wales
Job Type: Full time
Contact: Abbey DeLeon
Email: email Abbey
Reference: 211099_1505284269

Nbn seeks to create an inclusive and diverse workplace that is reflective of the wider communities in which it operates and balancing opportunity for all. We are building a culture where different perspectives, thinking and skills are valued, and people are supported to achieve their potential. In particular, nbn is committed to increasing the participation of women in our organisation and especially women in leadership positions.

Establish and manage the PMO for the business segment at nbn, one of the largest technology infrastructure deployments Australia has seen.

Your role in the future:

As the Project Director, Business Segment you will be accountable for running the governance and program management for our new commercial unit - the Business Segment.

You can contribute to:

  • Establishing the Business Segment program office and regular reporting framework including collation of key metrics and project milestone updates. Ensuring the business segment teams apply best practice in project, product, and programme management and is aligned with nbn wide programs.
  • Documenting and presenting Business Segment program updates to Executive Steering groups. Tracking project updates from the Project Managers and General Managers.
  • Triggering timely remedial action to bring projects back on track and secure or enhance planned outcomes.
  • Holding team members accountable for their performance in conjunction with General Managers of each work stream.
  • Leading a cross-functional team of project managers and driving effective project management behaviours through this team.

A bit about us:

Nbn is the team behind the design, build and operation of the nbn™ network. Working for nbn, you'll be part of one of the largest technology infrastructure deployments Australia has seen, providing you with loads of opportunities, great flexibility, and a collaborative culture. You'll work with inspirational leaders and innovators in their field, help take on engaging and exciting work, and seek imaginative solutions to new questions every day.

We are dedicated to providing all Australians with access to the benefits of fast broadband. But the nbn™ network is so much more than access to fast internet. A state of the art communications network helps ensure our digital future, and gives Australians the opportunity to be more productive, more creative, more efficient, and more connected - benefits we can all enjoy for decades to come, no matter where we live.

A bit about you:

To be successful in this role you will have experience developing and presenting program updates to C-level audiences as well as articulating and obtaining buy in from executives to support and fund requirements that will enable success of the initiatives. Your deep understanding of project management concepts, tools and significant experience in managing multiple complex projects and business improvement programs, ideally gained with large service providers in the telecommunications sector will ensure your success. You will have demonstrable experience coaching staff and stakeholders to high performance. You'll have exceptional communication and stakeholder management skills to be able to effectively communicate across multiple organisational levels and departments. You will be able to clearly articulate messages to a variety of customers and generate high levels of staff engagement. Your ability to establish and maintain strong relationships with customers, delivery partners, end-users and other parts of the business will be an added asset to the company. You will also be resilient and tenacious with a propensity to perceive.

How to apply:

If you think this role might be for you, we want to hear from you. Please apply by following the links and sending in your resume only. We do not require a cover letter or any selection criteria to be addressed.

nbn is a fast moving organisation with lots to deliver - so we may not always wait until the job ad expires before reviewing applications. As a result, you should submit your application as soon as possible!

At nbn our people and our planet matter. We have an unwavering commitment to the wellbeing and safety of our employees so that everyone goes home safely each day and can perform at their peak to deliver the nbn™ network.