Advisor - Portfolio Assurance

Job Title: Advisor - Portfolio Assurance
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Burwood
Salary: $1000 - $1120 per day, Benefits: Long term contract with leading NSW State Government rail agency
Start Date: 2019-04-23
Reference: JO-1904-94952
Contact Name: Katherine Fry
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 24, 2019 18:05

Job Description

About the Company

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About the Role

The roles primary purpose is to provide specialist thought leadership and rigor in Portfolio, Programme and Project delivery assurance.
The successful candidate will work with the project team members to understand the status, risks and issues, present the facts and inform decision makers with relevant and impartial information. 

The team focuses on Project delivery assurance and reports to the Sydney Trains Portfolio Investment Committee and the Project Governance community of practice.  They also provide independent health checks and maturity assessments of pipeline and active programs/ projects. This is integral in enabling introspection within the team, risk based interventions and program remediation as necessary.

Sydney Trains uses traditional monitoring and control measures as well as Project Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to inform and assess delivery.

This role reports into Manager - Portfolio Analysis.

About You

The successful candidate will have:

- Demonstrated experience and/or Qualifications in Project Management plus tertiary qualifications in finance/ business/ economics 
- Strong experience in complex program management / change management programs 
- Experience in complex program and project reviews, including stakeholder engagement and workshop facilitation 
- Good communication and interpersonal skills for working collaboratively across all levels

The Benefits

Highly competitive daily rate, long term contract and work for NSW State Government.

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Kat Fry on 02 8093 0629, quoting ref no. JO-1904-94952. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at