Technology Planning Lead

Job Title: Technology Planning Lead
Contract Type: Contract
Location: CBD & Inner Suburbs
Reference: 742691
Job Published: June 26, 2018 13:00

Job Description

Our client, based in the Brisbane CBD is undergoing a large digital transformation and have a new requirement for a Planning Lead. The purpose of this role is to be to responsible for creating and managing strong stakeholder relationships and improving alignment between business needs and technology services. 

Role Responsibilities:
  • Responsible and accountable for the planning, development and production of business cases so that they comply with the requirements of the Enterprise Project Management Office (EPMO).
  • Proactively engage with business stakeholders and understand business drivers and objectives influencing business cases for potential projects.
  • Prepare accurate estimates of costs and resources required to deliver the proposed project.
  • Provide status reporting regarding business case development milestones, dependencies, risks and issues and deliverables.
  • Participate and/or drive feasibility studies, vendor selections and proposals for evaluation by appropriate key stakeholders.
  • Manage the implementation and continuous improvement of a contemporary business engagement model that defines processes and procedures to engage, monitor, and remediate stakeholder issues
Essential Skillset:
  • Ability to write clear, compelling documentation with simplified technical and/or complex information for business stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated ability in developing positive working relationships with people at all levels of the organisation
  • Highly developed listening skills to effectively capture and understand customer requirements and produce a business case which accurately reflects these.
  • Demonstrated evidence of writing business briefs, business cases whilst working with other contributors
  • Understand basic financial terminology such as difference between capital and operational spending and account for budget implications including value for money in planning decisions.
  • 5+ years experience with ICT Management or Project Management
For a confidential discussion about this opportunity please contact Frances Standen or Martin Castle at TROOCOO  at or call 07 3054 1124 or apply by submitting your application (in word format only), outlining your relative experience to this role.