Program Delivery Lead

Updated: 4 months ago
Location: Melbourne, VICTORIA
Job Type: FullTime



  • Full-Time, 14 month Fixed Term Contract 

  • Salary Academic EW 7 ($92,076-$99,667)+ 17% Superannuation and Flexible Working Arrangements 

  • Based at the Melbourne City campus but may be required to work and/or be based at other campuses of the University. 


About You 

The Delivery Lead- Digital Transformation Hub will be responsible for implementation and management of the activities within the Digital Transformation Hub for RMIT Activator.  


The position will work closely with Activator Director and Leadership Team under the direction of the Head of Operations to develop and implement an integrated approach to delivering digital transformation projects, education and unique industry embedded student experiences. 


To be successful in this position, you’ll have:  


  • Demonstrated experience in reviewing and executing strategic projects in complex environments.  

  • Outstanding interpersonal, relationship building and negotiation skills, including the ability to work effectively with a wide variety of people including university academic staff and professional staff, external stakeholders, students and more  

  • Demonstrated project and operational management skills, with a capacity to manage complex projects independently including the allocation of resources, adherence to project timelines and to deliver high quality outcomes. 

  • Demonstrated highly developed written and oral communication skills with excellent attention to detail in complex reports and applications. 

  • Demonstrated experience exercising professional judgement to determine the application or adaptation of policies, practices and systems that impact other areas of the organisation.

  • Ability to work and make judgements autonomously, as well as acumen to know when to seek consultation as part of a diverse team

  • Demonstrated high level of diagnostic, analytical & conceptual skills to identify and drive creative solutions and practical implementation strategies.

  • Demonstrated experience and expertise in the provision of quality customer service

  • Experience working in cross-functional agile teams. 


Please Note: Appointment to this position is subject to passing a Working with Children and National Police Check. 



About the Portfolio 


Policy and Impact Portfolio 


The Policy and Impact Portfolio provides focus and momentum for the projects and priorities that were 

identified in Ready for Life and Work: RMIT’s Strategic Plan to 2020. 


We have provided support for the implementation of the RMIT Strategy with a particular focus on public policy and government engagement, innovative practice in organisational capability development, and the development of new collaborations and partnerships. The Policy and Impact Team has been a focal point for the development of the Melbourne Innovation Districts partnership between the City of Melbourne, The University of Melbourne and RMIT which focuses on urban innovation for the future of Melbourne.  


The Policy and Impact Portfolio members provide a distinctive set of evidence-driven, analytical and public policy expertise, including policy and data analysis, government engagement and capability in areas such as: strategic development, innovation, partnership development across government, industry and social sector, project management capabilities. The Policy and Impact Team is available to provide advice and assist the University as it seeks to engage with strategic projects and public policy issues that are aligned with the goals set out in the Ready for Life and Work Strategic Plan to 2020. 


To Apply  

Please submit your CV and covering letter addressing your suitability for this position by clicking on the ‘Apply’ link below.  


For further information about this position, please see Position Description below or contact  


Applications close on 21st October at 11.59pm.  

Applications Close:
21 Oct 2022 11.59 pm

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to  being  a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Isla n der community.  

RMIT is a Disability Confident Recruitment Team and we are happy to adjust the recruitment process for your accessibility requirements. Please contact us at telling us your preferred type of communication and we will be in touch as soon as possible to discuss your requirements.


Please note that whilst we still accept applications from any persons interested in our roles, due to the impacts of COVID-19, we are currently prioritising applications from those with current working rights in Australia and who are not affected by travel restrictions. Please see the latest updates to Australia’s immigration and border arrangements during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak here .

We are a Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant. 

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