Delivery Manager #95-2022

Location:: Canberra
Sectors: ICT
Employment type: RFQ
Salary: Negotiable
Contact name: Danny Fleming

Contact email:
Job reference: BBBH716_1655796868
Published: 4 days ago

We are looking to speak to Delivery Managers, across all levels. Whether you are thinking of discharging from the forces and taking your first role within civvy street, or if you are currently an APS and seeking a new career direction, or simply looking for a change of environment then Cleared ICT can facilitate that process for you.

The intelligence agencies are commencing with their second round of recruitment for 2022. We are looking for multiple TSPV professionals across a magnitude of areas including Cyber, ICT, PMO.

The Role:

Mission Data Division (MD) within the Australian Signals Directorate (ASD), will deliver cutting edge capabilities to Defence through a variety of different programs and projects. To facilitate this ASD has a requirement for a number of Delivery Managers to oversee projects under limited direction.

The Delivery Manager will be a highly organised, dynamic, outcome orientated individual with excellent communication skills who is confident to break down large projects into discrete work packages from concept to delivery, for a diverse range of customers.

The Delivery Manager is responsible for leading the planning and implementation of projects, including defining the scope and requirements, developing plans and schedules, managing the project's budget, overseeing and planning resource allocation and work packages, managing risks and issues and communicating formally and informally on the project's progress.

ASD seeks Delivery Managers who can think critically and utilise their excellent problem solving skills, as well as undertake negotiations, delegate effectively, and make timely decisions.

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Demonstrated acquisition and sustainment project management competencies
  • Procurement experience (preferably in a Defence context).
  • Experience with requirements capture and definition.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Manage Project budget, project delivery and sustainment matters
  • Engage with stakeholders and conduct requirements definition and scoping activities to clarify and define the scope of projects.
  • Contribute to activities for planning, requirements analysis, system design / development, testing, implementation and transition to operations.
  • Undertake project risk management to identify, analyse, evaluate, treat and review risks and issues.
  • Co-ordinate project resourcing according to project priorities.
  • Escalate issues and seek advice from Senior Delivery Manager in a timely manner.
  • Conduct project stage review and reporting, financial management, risk and issue management.
  • Develop and contribute to project documentation including but not limited to Project Plan/Proposal, Stage Plans, Developing procedures, Exception Reports, Completion Reports Management of project risks and issues.
  • Conduct procurement activities to support wider project requirements

At Cleared, we provide tailored recruitment solutions to individuals seeking their next opportunity and to organisations searching for talent within Defence Industry, Intelligence and National Security.