BAF® Request: SYD-INS-Transformation-380-Program Manager


This is a BAF® Best Accredited Professional Forward request. ICG is seeking interested and available professionals to respond to a service request.


An existing ICG client – a major Australian Insurance & Services organization – is looking for a Program Manager to work within their Human Resources team to provide support for a 3-year major transformation program.

The Role

The Program Manager will assist in the delivery of the programs which form the strategic roadmap supporting these programs from execution to completion.

The Program Manager will be part of the HR management team and will indirectly manage a number of specialized resources to facilitate and support the HR transformation program.

Accountabilities will include:

  • Facilitator of program management forums, providing insightful project status updates and raising key risks and issues with a plan to resolution
  • Responsible for the raising of project change requests to management for prioritisation and approval
  • Facilitator of project scrums through the use of visual management boards.
  • Maintain a relentless focus on the optimum delivery of the programs through understanding project interdependencies and conflicts to release schedules and planning the delivery of optimised Business Releases
  • Drive the development and implementation of a robust change management approach and required artefacts
  • Develop a process and operating rhythm with project managers and teams that provides insightful communications at key decision points across the program

Program Manager

The successful Accredited Professional will have:

  • 3-5 years experience in a Big 5 consulting firm or equivalent industry experience
  • Experience in large transformation and change management programs
  • A working knowledge of project/program management tracking tools
  • Strong commercial acumen that facilitates the translation of a strategy into detailed and practical business outcomes
  • The ability to work in complex multi-dimensional environments
  • Experience in HR, while desired is not compulsory

 Logistics, Process and Rate


Sydney location. Starting within 2 weeks and lasting for 12 months.

Offshore and interstate candidates will only be considered if they cover their own travel and accommodation expenses.

Process: APT’s must be lodged by the time and date specified below.

AKL 2:00pm Tuesday, 14 June 2016
SYD/MEL 12:00pm Tuesday, 14 June 2016
SGP 10:00am Tuesday, 14 June 2016
PAR/BRU/STO 4:00am Tuesday, 14 June 2016
LON 3:00am Tuesday, 14 June 2016
TOR/NY 10:00pm Monday, 13 June 2016

We will review all APT’s and select the best 3 for the client. The client or ICG Account Manager will then conduct interviews and advise of further process.

Rates: Given the considerable length of the program the annual consulting fee for the program will be in the range of $230,000 to $263,000 gross to the consultant. (Any ICG fees will be charged separately.)

To apply for this BAF® you should submit your ICG Accredited Professional Transcript (APT’s) in the required format (in ICG GDrive here – Accredited Professionals only) to [email protected] and confirm that you are available (or will make yourself available) for interviews at the client’s discretion.

If you are aware of suitable candidates for the role that might not already be ICG Accredited Professionals, please forward this email to them and ask them to review our website.