Transformation Lead

Location: ACT
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: 770044
Salary: Per hour
Contact: Sini Ram
Email: email Sini

A reputed government department is keen to engage a Transformation Lead. The successful candidate will join a team of policy, data and engagement specialists focused on implementing the government’s response to the ICT Procurement Taskforce report and will use their strong engagement and networking skills to drive whole of government capability uplift.

As Transformation Lead, you will be required to:
  • Work at pace as part of a dynamic, fast paced environment supporting the implementation of key government deliverables
  • Build on existing APS capability research and activities to build a strategy for driving change
  • Establish the practices and processes for a new seller governance capability
  • Work cooperatively with agencies across government to drive change
  • Use your commitment to achieving reform to maintain momentum for cultural change
  • Highlight best practices in ICT procurement/digital sourcing
  • Build networks to share capability across government

Essential skills and experience
  • Willingness to adapt to, and advocate for new processes, cultural practices and ways of working
  • Proven ability to engage and communicate with a wide range of stakeholders across industry and government agencies
  • Experience working across government on capability uplift or other change programs Supplier governance
  • Proven experience working with or establishing supplier governance programs
  • Proven ability to provide accurate advice on sourcing and technology issues
  • Experience working successfully on strategic supplier partnerships
  • Experience working with sellers who are under contractual obligations
  • Experience implementing seller performance metrics reporting programs
  • Ability to liaise with sourcing partners to review, report on and revise contractual agreements
  • Ability to demonstrate expert understanding of Digital, ICT and/or procurement

Additional Skills
  • Practical large scale contract management experience
  • Deep working knowledge of the government procurement environment, e.g the application of CPRs, AAIs.
  • Awareness and understanding of government engagement with business and especially Small to Medium Enterprises (SMEs)
  • Practical experience working in a multi discipline team using an agile approach
  • Able to manage own time effectively to meet deadlines in the delivery of outcomes
  • Strong communication skills both oral and written
  • Friendly, confident and professional in dealing with senior management, colleagues and external stakeholders
  • Positive, open and quick to learn new work practices
 If you are an Australian Citizen and would like to be considered for this exciting opportunity, please apply online or contact Sini Ram on 02 6198 4000 for a confidential discussion.