Project Director - ICT

Brisbane CBD Temporary
  • Queensland Government Agency
  • Lead the successful delivery of the ICT

About Our Client

Michael Page is partnering with a large government department seeking a Project Director ICT with a solid background in delivering strategic leadership and direction across all aspects of ICT, solution architecture, information management and cyber security in the construction and set-up of a new facility.

Job Description

  • You are responsible for leading the successful delivery of the ICT work stream and ensuring the appropriate governance, assurance, and project management practices, using robust and fit-for-purpose project delivery approaches and developing evidence-based and contemporary solutions.
  • Provide strategic leadership and direction across all aspects of ICT, solution architecture, information management and cyber security in the construction and set-up of a new facility.
  • Be the strategic liaison point with, and provide regular briefings to, all ICT-related whole-of-government agencies to ensure executive support from these entities to deliver on the project ICT outcomes.
  • Oversee the proactive identification and effective management of risks and issues that may impact the successful delivery of the project.
  • Prepare executive and management reports to track, monitor, and report on the project's status.
  • Manage, monitor, and report on the ICT workstream budget allocation.

The Successful Applicant

  • Demonstrated success in leading the delivery of complex, high risk and high-profile ICT projects, preferably in a public sector environment.
  • Strong leadership skills in managing effective project teams, driving performance to achieve practical project delivery and strategic outcomes.
  • Knowledge and experience in developing and delivering ICT planning, governance and investment management to match changing organisational capabilities.
  • High-level interpersonal skills to build and maintain strategic working relationships with internal and external stakeholders to negotiate with influence and drive strong project outcomes.

What's on Offer

  • Exciting opportunity to work on end-to-end delivery of ICT projects with the Queensland Government
  • 12 months renewable contract position with Michael Page
  • Strategic leadership role
Contact
Nav Sharma
Quote job ref
JN-112023-6235142
Phone number
+61 431 983 011

Job summary

Function
Information Technology
Specialisation
IT Leadership
What is your industry?
Technology & Telecoms
Location
Brisbane CBD
Job Type
Temporary
Consultant name
Nav Sharma
Consultant phone
+61 431 983 011
Job Reference
JN-112023-6235142

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