Delivery Manager

Delivery Manager

Job Title: Delivery Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Negotiable, dep. experience
Start Date: 13 April 2020
Reference: 3122926
Contact Name: Lucia Schefermann
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 02, 2020 16:46

Job Description

Public Sector People are currently inviting applications for the role of a Delivery Manager to join our Federal Government Client, based in ACT.
  • 6 month contract, potential 6 month extension
  • Start ASAP
  • Canberra, ACT
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of Agile Product Development, particularly Jira 
Key Responsibilities 
  • Work closely with the product manager to plan how to deliver the service and products and help remove blockers to progress
  • Ensure the team works in an agile way and builds a user-centred service
  • Reduce risk by regularly releasing and improving parts of the service and iterate frequently to meet user needs
  • Monitor team delivery including development and execution of project delivery plan
  • Lead and manage large stakeholder groups focused on business and project outcomes including priorities
  • Establish and maintain operational methods, procedures in assigned area of responsibility and reviews them regularly for effectiveness and efficiency 
  • Develop and contribute to project documentation including but not limited to project plan, developing procedures, exception and estimation reports and managing up / escalation of risks and issues of the product.
  • Conduct procurement activities to support product and wider organisational requirements
  • Run daily stand up, weekly team meetings and regular Agile ceremonies
  • Ensure that the product backlog is up to date
Qualifications & Experience
  • Extensive experience as a successful delivery manager
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of Agile Product Development, particularly Jira 
  • Demonstrated ability to set and achieve delivery goals, synthesis user feedback and prioritise competing road-map deliverables and user requirements against team workflows.
  • Excellent communication skills and delivery management skills
  • National Criminal History Check
  • Eligible to work in Australia
If you are available for this period and you tick the criteria, please hit apply! 

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity or roles in Government, please contact Lucia Schefermann on (03) 8535 3111 |

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