Manager Project & Program Delivery

03 Sep 2019 2:30 PM | Sue York (Administrator)

About Us

Powerlink, and its predecessor companies have been helping to keep the lights on in Queensland for more than 50 years – powering the State’s economy and enriching lifestyles.  With approximately 850 employees Powerlink is committed to providing a safe, reliable and affordable network that offers our customers value for money.

The Opportunity

A permanent opportunity is available for an experience Project and Program Delivery Manager.  You will lead Powerlink’s IT project delivery teams delivering a defined portfolio of Information Technology Programs and Projects.  

What you will do

·         Lead and drive the end to end delivery of the IT project portfolio ensuring projects achieve their objectives and realise clearly defined benefits.

·         Ensure allocated projects and objects are planned, executed, and delivered on time and within budget.

·         Continually ensure the programs and projects are aligned to strategic objectives, and respond to any changes in Powerlink strategy.

·         Complete structured team/project planning including scheduling, resourcing and communication/engagement.

·         Manage the IT Project Management Framework ensuring it is fit for purpose and enables successful project delivery.

·         Coach and mentor Program and Delivery team members.

·         Track and report on portfolio projects, resource capacity and utilisation to enable insightful decision making.

About you

·         Demonstrated ability and experience in leading and overseeing the delivery of a multi-million dollar portfolio of projects.

·         Proven analytical, problem solving, commercial and financial management skills.

·         A high level of people leadership and interpersonal skills with the ability to influence and build capability.

·         Experience in Program Management within a complex and changing organisational environment.

·         Degree qualification in Business or Technology discipline, or a similar relevant area of study

·         IT and Business qualifications relevant to the role such as MSP, Cobit, Six Sigma and Project Management will be highly regarded

Why Powerlink?

Powerlink provides a working environment that embraces and values a diverse and inclusive work environment and offer benefits to ensure your professional development and well being including:

  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Training and development opportunities for future career growth
  • Excellent facilities, including free and secure on-site parking, cafeteria and gym
  • Attractive remuneration package

Next Steps

If this sounds like you, we encourage you to submit an application via

Applications close 5.00pm Tuesday 17 September 2019

For further information, please contact the recruitment team at

At Powerlink we are an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion.  If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application.


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