Analytics Program Manager

Job Title: Analytics Program Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 236787_1625465262
Contact Name: Priya Kuncham
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 05, 2021 16:07

Job Description

Our client is seeking an experienced program manager (EL2 equivalent) to deliver a set of complex data-driven projects in collaboration with data specialist, ICT, and business teams. The program scope incorporates:

  • Capturing future analysis and data reporting needs of program and policy teams, including identifying new data sources or new uses of existing data to inform policy development and program management
  • Working with data development and database management teams to ensure these requirements are supported by data infrastructure changes
  • Developing data dashboards, reports and other products to make data more accessible to internal users
  • Developing reporting standards and related documentation, and adding new data products to the department's data asset Register
  • Developing a set of performance measures for employment services, including documenting data specifications and securing endorsement through internal governance committees.

The program manager will:

  • provide oversight and direction to team members to ensure all program elements are delivered to time and quality requirements, with particular attention to interdependencies
  • lead liaison with business areas about their analytical and reporting needs
  • provide regular reporting to senior management on program status, dependencies and risks
  • contribute to the development of the forward work plan for the analytics team.

The role is expected to include supervision of up to 5 direct reports.

To be successful in the role, you will have:

  • Extensive program management experience, including certification in PRINCE-2 or PMBOK methodologies
  • Experience working in data analysis/reporting for large programs
  • Ability to supervise data specialist staff to deliver high quality outcomes in tight timeframes
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder liaison skills
  • Knowledge of Australia's employment services and/or income support systems

For more information or to apply, please contact Priya Kuncham on 02 6245 1730 quoting Job Reference: 236787