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FJORD - Program Management Associate Manager - Canberra

Job Location: Canberra

Job Number: 00481854


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Program Management Associate Manager

At Fjord, program management guides our projects and defines our processes. Program Managers at Fjord are strategic problem solvers who preserve design at the center of the work while achieving our client's goals. As a Program Management Associate Manager you will supports theleadership of Program Management as a discipline and play a role in ensuring projects aremanaged successfully from pitch to completion. This is your opportunity to shape the craft with a team that leads and drives innovation projects for global clients.

As a team, we:

  • Evolve Program Management as a discipline and a practice.
  • Build the business through cultivating key client relationships and selling in Program Management as key enabler to project delivery and success.
  • Deliver insights about people and behavior verbally and visually in a way that generates empathy, emotion, and engagement from the client and design team.

As a Program Associate Manager, you:

  • Possess a sound understanding of Program Management as a discipline and a practice. Excellent understanding of service design, product design, software or digital development.

  • Take on overall program/project management responsibilities on mid to large projects, withability to handle Strategy and Delivery program of work.

  • Manage individual client relationships from a Program Management standpoint.

  • Responsible for the development of all Scopes/Statements of Work, estimates, timelines, finances and resource plans.

  • Demonstrate strong leadership and interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectivelywith and manage a wide variety of professional staff; experience in growing and mentoringa very dynamic team.

  • Have a proactive personality and way of thinking, you anticipate and plan rather than react.

  • Only Australian Citizens will be considered for this opportunity

  • Security clearance is highly desirable or the successful candidate must be willing to obtain this.

Working together, we will:

  • Have specific opportunities to use our craft to make a difference in people's lives.

  • Engage in ongoing activities that enable us to learn, practice, and evolve our discipline.

  • Collaborate on products and services that change the way our clients do business.

We are a family of Fjordians. Our living culture and borderless playground provide us with spaceto thrive, following simple core values that inform everything we do. Be adventurous. Bring avision. Make an impact. Rely on empathy. Nurture collaboration. Stay transparent. Be bold and generous in all you do.


Thanks to a unique partnership with Accenture, we're able to do work that changes the world, and we're always looking for kindred spirits.

Program managers at Fjord elevate the discipline by delivering excellence in everything we touch.  We help shape solutions that benefit the projects and our clients. We are looking for dynamic, collaborative thinkers.  Be a part of what is the next new thing in innovation and design.


Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.



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