Organisational Change Manager

Job Title: Organisational Change Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Parramatta, New South Wales
Salary: AU$800 - AU$990 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 191676_1547678427
Contact Name: Manjita Osta
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 17, 2019 09:40

Job Description

About the role:
A senior organisational change manager is required to develop and manage change to support the development of a new project. The change required is significant, impacting all schools in NSW, students, parents, and other stakeholder groups.

Key accountabilities:

  • Provide change expertise to guide the planning and implementation of new projects
  • Design and implement change management strategies to enable the success for projects - including change impact assessments, stakeholder management, planning internal and external communications and training requirements, change risk and issues with appropriate mitigation strategies in place
  • Align these change strategies with the broader business environment
  • Develop and maintain a stakeholder matrix, monitoring risks, issues and opportunities throughout the program
  • Work with senior leaders, project managers, and project teams to drive change
  • Develop and maintain key relationships within the department and with external delivery teams and stakeholders
  • Monitor and report on progress and milestones to relevant governance bodies
  • Prepare reports and briefings related to the program.

Essential skills

  • Five years plus experience in organizational change management.
  • Proven experience in developing change strategies and implementation plans.
  • Strong communication, negotiation and influencing skills with a wide range of stakeholders including school executive, school staff, interest groups, subject matter experts and technical teams.
  • Ability to think strategically, solve problems and successfully manage complex issues in a cross -sectorial environment.
  • A high level of personal integrity, drive and independence.
  • Experience in the education or in human services sector desirable, but not essential.

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Manjita Osta at 0294094718 quoting reference number 191676.

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