Communications Lead (SRD)

  • FinXL Professional Services
  • Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
  • Nov 01, 2017
Contractor Information Technology Telecommunications

Job Description

FinXL IT Professional Services. We are an innovative Australian owned company providing our clients with technology enabled business solutions and consulting services. As the 'go-to' mid-tier Service Provider for many Australian and International clients, FinXL enjoys a diverse client portfolio

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Communications Lead with a strong background in telecommunications/media domain to join this large program of work.

The role is primarily accountable for leading, planning and implementing all activities related to communications and some change management that supports the PMO. Is responsible for ensuring projects integration and implementation meets business, schedule, and budget objectives. Partner with stakeholders to identify and mitigate potential risks.

Essential Qualifications

  • At least five years' experience in large-scale, multi-disciplinary project management environment within the telecommunications and/or media industry
  • Knowledge of change management principles and methodologies, and experience in applying them
  • Proven track record of implementing organisational change management in major technology projects
  • Strong leadership and exceptional C-Level stakeholder management skills
  • Proven ability to develop and implement effective communications strategies to support large-scale projects
  • Familiarity with project management approaches, tools and project life cycle phases
  • Exceptional verbal and written communications skills, including a good track record of preparing and conducting interviews, focus groups and presentations
  • Advanced PowerPoint skills
  • Excellent active listening skills
  • Solid analytical and conceptual thinking skills
  • Ability to effectively work in a fast-paced environment at all levels of the organisation

Nice to have:

Bachelor's degree in a field relevant to the primary responsibilities

Based in the Sydney CBD

Must be an Australian resident to apply.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted