Applications Manager

Job Title: Applications Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Perth CBD, Western Australia
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 191500_1552473570
Contact Name: Lisa Williams
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 14, 2019 14:38

Job Description

A market leader operating throughout the Asia Pacific region is currently looking to engage an experienced Applications Manager for a permanent position based in the Perth CBD, Western Australia.

The opportunity:

The Applications Manager will be responsible for managing a portfolio of COTS applications and leading an applications team currently comprised of 20 staff nationally (this includes developers, testers and analysts, with a view to growing the team).

In conjunction with the above, the position will be accountable for setting strategic and financial direction in consultation with the Executive Management team.

Essential experience:

  • Extensive, recent experience in Application Portfolio and Application Lifecycle Management;
  • Proven experience with COTS (Commercial Off The Shelf) application selection and deployment;
  • Strong knowledge of current Application Portfolio and Application Lifecycle Management best practices;
  • Proven ability to lead, coach and mentor a large Applications team;
  • Previous strategic and financial management experience;
  • Excellent communication and stake holder engagement ability;
  • Natural ability to translate technical talk to non technical stakeholders;
  • Ability to liaise with all levels of an organization from technical staff to C Level Executives.

Desirable experience:

  • Any experience working with the Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP application platform would be highly beneficial.

The Perks:

  • Join a Market Leader operating throughout the Asia Pacific;
  • Highly diverse role with opportunity to lead a national applications team;
  • Prime location in the Perth CBD;
  • Attractive remuneration package and car parking space.

If you are interested and match the criteria, please apply now with a resume that demonstrates all relevant experience or contact Lisa Williams for more details via (08) 9423 1400 (quoting job reference #191500).

Please note: we are open to considering Eastern States or international candidates who have genuine reasons for relocating to Perth and who possess full Australian Work Rights.