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Senior Project Manager / Program Manager


Join Macquarie’s Corporate Operations Group on a 12-month contract basis, where you will utilise your extensive Project Management experience and be accountable for initiatives in the Corporate Operations Group Technology Delivery Centre to be delivered within scope, on time and within budget whilst ensuring quality objectives are achieved.

You will be required to work with Corporate Operations Group and Business senior management in delivering the project in line with the business objectives and the Technology strategic roadmap and collaborate with the Delivery Centre and front office account management team to ensure that appropriate frameworks, methodologies, processes and tools are used to achieve successful project delivery. You will ensure that all required participants (including other divisions / account teams) understand and are committed to their roles and delivery according to plan, ensure strong communication channels are established and maintained for all participants in the project and identify and resolve risks and issues impacting a project of this size and complexity. The role will see you managing project budgets, scope and schedules, identifying resource requirements, engaging resourcing and tracking resource plans, along with managing the project inter-dependencies, risks, issues, financials, and benefits realisation.

You will join with the following key skills, which are required for this role:

  • Stakeholder Engagement: Ability to engage with stakeholders on a senior level whilst maintaining the ability to work with SME’s on detail and engage with stakeholder across the organisation.
  • Project Management: Ability to holistically manage a complex technology project incorporating migrations to Cloud technologies, integration, and software implementations, whilst also driving a structured and robust process.
  • Communication: Effective communication with project stakeholders at Director levels including steering groups.

You will also ideally bring the following experience:  

  • experience in the institutional banking or financial services industry.
  • preference for experience with internationally distributed delivery team.
  • strong presentation, communication and people management skills.
  • extensive project management experience delivering technology projects.
  • Project Management Certification (PRINCE II, PMP, Agile or otherwise) and be an outcome focussed self-starter.

This is a great opportunity for you to be involved in major IT projects within a dynamic and fast paced environment. If you possess strong technology Project Management experience, please apply by following the link.

About the Corporate Operations Group

The Corporate Operations Group brings together specialist support services in Digital Transformation & Data, Technology, Operations, Human Resources, Business Services, Business Improvement & Strategy, and the Macquarie Group Foundation. We deliver service excellence to ensure Macquarie is open for business, deliver on transformational change, invest in our people and have deep relationships with our customers.

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable environment enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity, equity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 18,000+ employees and offices in 33 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

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Job no: COG-965878
Work type: Agency Worker
Location: Sydney
Category: Senior, Technology
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: Technology
Recruiter: Helena Mitrovic
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