Program Manager

Commonwealth Bank Sydney

Location:Sydney
Job Type:Full Time
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Program Manager

  • We are an outcomes , customer experience driven organisation
  • We are results driven team committed to providing the best products and service
  • You are comfortable working in fast paced, fully agile environments.

Your business

At Commbank we strive to deliver the best possible service to our customers, prioritise our customers financial well being and pride ourselves on being innovative in a rapidly changing industry.

Your work, your contribution and your passion for innovation drives the impact our work has on people’s everyday lives.

Your business unit

Enterprise Services (ES) is responsible for the world leading application of technology and operations across every aspect of CommBank, from innovative product platforms for our customers to essential tools within our business. We also use technology to drive efficient and timely processing, an essential component of great customer service.

Your team

As part of our Institutional Banking and Markets team Enterprise Services team you will take ownership of ensuring that the IT systems utilised across several core-banking services are reliable, efficient, secure and most importantly enables our staff to execute good outcomes for our customer.

As a member of this team, you will also help ensure that our ‘change the bank’ activities are fully embedded in order to meet our industry obligations and exceed group performance expectations.

Your role

As a program manager, you will take ownership of one of the institutional banks most critical projects. As part of embedding and implementing a market leading institutional banking platform you will be directly accountable for budgetary management, people management, maintaining an effective agile work environment and ultimately ensuring the project meets cost, time and performance expectation.

The platform will require a number of complex data migration, uplift and integration challenges and through working collaboratively across a team of 60-70 you will ensure your stakeholder has an excellent experience both seeing the value of and minimising the risk as the platform continues to develop.

In addition to controlling an existing workflow, sprint and scrum cycle you will also offer innovation, recommendations and generally offering insights into how the programme could be delivered more effectively.

This role would suit an individual who is prepared to hold themselves accountable and create a culture where staff fully understand their performance expectations whilst enjoying being involved in developing cutting edge financial services technology.

Your experience

  • Extensive previous senior project management/program manager experience
  • Extensive experience managing large project teams (20+ minimum)
  • Extensive experience working on projects in excess of $5million.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Previous experience working with SaaS platforms and an excellent understanding of integrating third party (closed tech) platforms.
  • Experience across a variety of technology stacks including .net, SQL, Java etc.
  • Experience utilising a number of different reporting tools to outline programme performance.

Next steps

If this program manager role is of interest, you would like more information or a fully confidential discussion on opportunities with CBA, please do apply now.

This is a highly rewarding, career minded opportunity that will lead you on to great things. With a supportive management structure and a fantastic work / life balance which offers flexible, full time, part time and job share work arrangements, the CBA will, in return for your skills and passion, offer you a challenging, varied and enjoyable opportunity and the autonomy to shine. If you live the values and demonstrate the people capabilities, we can offer great opportunities. Whether you want to move across the organisation or up into a leadership role, we can support this.

We are committed to building a respectful and inclusive workplace, appointing the best person for the role, supporting diversity across all areas. All information will be held in the strictest of confidence.


**Program Manager**

- We are an outcomes , customer experience driven organisation
- We are results driven team committed to providing the best products and service
- You are comfortable working in fast paced, fully agile environments.

**Your business**

At Commbank we strive to deliver the best possible service to our customers, prioritise our customers financial well being and pride ourselves on being innovative in a rapidly changing industry.

Your work, your contribution and your passion for innovation drives the impact our work has on people’s everyday lives.

**Your business unit**

Enterprise Services (ES) is responsible for the world leading application of technology and operations across every aspect of CommBank, from innovative product platforms for our customers to essential tools within our business. We also use technology to drive efficient and timely processing, an essential component of great customer service.

**Your team**

As part of our Institutional Banking and Markets team Enterprise Services team you will take ownership of ensuring that the IT systems utilised across several core-banking services are reliable, efficient, secure and most importantly enables our staff to execute good outcomes for our customer.

As a member of this team, you will also help ensure that our ‘change the bank’ activities are fully embedded in order to meet our industry obligations and exceed group performance expectations.

**Your role**

As a program manager, you will take ownership of one of the institutional banks most critical projects. As part of embedding and implementing a market leading institutional banking platform you will be directly accountable for budgetary management, people management, maintaining an effective agile work environment and ultimately ensuring the project meets cost, time and performance expectation.

The platform will require a number of complex data migration, uplift and integration challenges and through working collaboratively across a team of 60-70 you will ensure your stakeholder has an excellent experience both seeing the value of and minimising the risk as the platform continues to develop.

In addition to controlling an existing workflow, sprint and scrum cycle you will also offer innovation, recommendations and generally offering insights into how the programme could be delivered more effectively.

This role would suit an individual who is prepared to hold themselves accountable and create a culture where staff fully understand their performance expectations whilst enjoying being involved in developing cutting edge financial services technology.

**Your experience**

- Extensive previous senior project management/program manager experience
- Extensive experience managing large project teams (20+ minimum)
- Extensive experience working on projects in excess of $5million.
- Excellent interpersonal skills.
- Previous experience working with SaaS platforms and an excellent understanding of integrating third party (closed tech) platforms.
- Experience across a variety of technology stacks including .net, SQL, Java etc.
- Experience utilising a number of different reporting tools to outline programme performance.

**Next steps**

If this program manager role is of interest, you would like more information or a fully confidential discussion on opportunities with CBA, please do apply now.

*This is a highly rewarding, career minded opportunity that will lead you on to great things. With a supportive management structure and a fantastic work / life balance which offers flexible, full time, part time and job share work arrangements, the CBA will, in return for your skills and passion, offer you a challenging, varied and enjoyable opportunity and the autonomy to shine. If you live the values and demonstrate the people capabilities, we can offer great opportunities. Whether you want to move across the organisation or up into a leadership role, we can support this.*

*We are committed to building a respectful and inclusive workplace, appointing the best person for the role, supporting diversity across all areas. All information will be held in the strictest of confidence.*