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With a content portfolio like no other media organisation in the country, SBS occupies multiple channels and platforms, and provides a unique opportunity for employees to help make Australia a better place to live.

Senior Project Manager / Team Lead

There’s a reason people work at SBS. SBS is one of the world’s most unique media organisations. We celebrate and explore diversity and contribute to social cohesion, enriching the lives of all Australians through meaningful and engaging content.

About the Role

We are looking for a Senior Project Management professional, with IT Network Infrastructure experience, to join our team. This role sits within our Project Management Office (PMO) and reports directly to the Head of PMO. The PMO is accountable for the delivery of programs and projects within the Technology portfolio, which also encompasses responsibility for governance, assurance, reporting, and supporting ongoing strategic development.

In addition to leading and managing the delivery of a broad and complex project portfolio, we are looking for an exceptional people leader that can expertly coach and mentor a team of fellow project managers (3-5 direct reports). This includes supporting operational delivery, problem-solving, as well as providing ongoing career guidance and development.

About You

We are looking for someone who is passionate about what SBS represents, who is aligned with our values and purpose; someone who is a great communicator and has the ability to build trusting and effective relationships. In addition, you will have:

  • Demonstrated experience leading and delivering a varying array of concurrent projects, primarily within IT Network Infrastructure domain. This includes a 'hands-on' approach to project management encompassing effective requirements gathering, design facilitation, planning and scheduling,  progress tracking and reporting.
  • Experience in leading and facilitating the development of program-level roadmaps including dependency mapping, budgeting and forecasting, and identifying portfolio-level risks and issues.
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills, including the ability to identify, analyse and form solutions to complex problems.
  • Demonstrated leadership experience, with a passion for coaching and mentoring, and developing and fostering a culture of inclusion.
  • Demonstrated passion and alignment with SBS’s purpose and values.

This role is an ongoing role and can be offered with flexible working conditions. 

SBS is a place where creative, curious, and talented people are supported, good ideas are celebrated, and hard work is rewarded.  We care deeply about our workplace culture and we are committed to providing equal opportunity to everyone regardless of your ethnicity, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, or age. We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples.

If there is anything we can do, or any adjustments that we can make to our interview/recruitment process to better enable you to shine, please contact careers@sbs.com.au

If you’re intrigued and excited by what you’ve just read, we’d love to hear from you.  Even if you don’t think you meet every single point in the job description or feel like you don’t meet 100% of the brief, we would still encourage you to apply and give it your best shot.  Use the ‘apply’ button to submit your resume (and a cover letter would be great too so we can learn a little more about you!).

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