programme manager in wellington central

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wellington central
job category
consulting & strategy
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working hours
5 years
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job description

Here at Randstad, we are currently recruiting contract Programme Managers for Wellington based opportunities.

A specific role available at this time is establishing and running a multi year programme (circa. $50m)

In order to be considered for the role you must have the following:

  • Experience with setting up a new programme management structure
  • Ability to run governance groups efficiently and effectively
  • Good understanding of Agile/SCRUM methodology
  • Sound business case development and approvals skills
  • Knowledge of techniques for planning, monitoring and controlling programmes
  • Effective leadership, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Command respect and to create a sense of community amongst the members of the project teams
  • Understanding of the procurement process including negotiation with third parties
  • Knowledge and experience in programme and project management methods including MSP and PRINCE2
  • Able to budget, forecast and manage resources
  • Seniority and credibility to advise project teams on their projects in relation to the programme
  • Able to preempt and problem solve
  • Able to deal with ambiguity – whilst the high-level programme scope has been agreed, the details are yet to be developed
  • Experience in a range of New Zealand Government agencies
  • Must have a driven mind-set, but must be a calm set of hands that can keep the programme team on track, react quickly and efficiently at time where urgency is required.

If this sounds like you please apply now with a job sepcific cover letter based on the criteria outlined above.

Due to the fast pace market of contracting roles you must be in New Zealand currently with a valid work permit.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Programme Manager

educational requirements

Secondary School/High School