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Business Transformations Program Manager
  • 3 year contract role within the Merger & Acquisitions and Strategy function
  • Assist with leading cross functional teams and projects to successfully execute plans
  • Senior role reporting into Head of Major Strategic and M&A Projects

You’re a strong and engaging leader, effective collaborator and are able to see the big picture. Your strategic thinking allows you to successfully deliver on high-profile program objectives. This roles sits within our Mergers & Acquisitions and strategy team.

What’s the role?

  • Manage high-profile programs within the organisation
  • Shape and influence the vision and strategy, including capturing emergent opportunities that were not originally identified
  • lead the implementation teams
  • Drive the problem solving process: frame problems, guide analytical modelling, and through analysis provide insights into solutions
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all stakeholders.
  • Identify and manage interfaces with other strategic programs and with ongoing operations
  • Inspire people to step outside of their comfort zone and accomplish stretch goals
  • Establish governance to assure that benefits are delivered early and incrementally to stakeholders
  • Establish metrics and reinforce a culture of accountability

Who are you?

  • Degree qualified with PMP certification
  • Track record of delivering large cross-functional transformational projects within a technically complex and dynamic environment.
  • Experience in business case validation and current state assessments
  • Experience of successfully engaging and influencing senior management and other groups of stakeholders, with the ability to enthuse and inspire multidisciplinary teams
  • Analytical and strong organizational skills, with excellent verbal and written ability
  • Clear decision-making ability and experience to judge complex situations and assess when to escalate issues.
  • Ability to simultaneously manage several work streams or projects with conflicting and changing demands
  • Experience in the Media, Telecom, Energy and / or Professional Services highly regarded

What’s in it for you?

  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Opportunity to innovate, challenge the norm and pioneer the way forward
  • Variety of work where no two days are the same
  • Exposure to global operations and networks
  • Collaborative environment

Who are we?

The nation's most influential media organisation, and the largest publisher across print and digital, News Corp Australia reaches an unduplicated audience of 16 million Australians every month. As well as our famous news and sport brands, we lead the way in fashion, food, health, real estate and parenting.

Where do I sign?

Apply now or for more information on careers at News Corp Australia visit

Job Ref: AU1234VH000342
Location: Sydney - CBD
Submitted: 06-02-2019 03:56 PM
Category: Finance

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