Portfolio Manager – 106

14 July 2020

Position description

Role: Portfolio Manager (Strategic Asset and Services Planning)

Location: Flexible working opportunities available

Start: ASAP        

Duration: Approximately 5 months

Checks: Criminal Record Check, 2x References


Are you a strategic asset and services planner with experience developing long-term asset/services plans for a large public-sector entity?

This exciting role will provide pivotal portfolio management for the creation of the 10-year asset and services plan, benefiting millions of residents of Greater Sydney


Key accountabilities

  • Work as part of a multi-disciplinary team in the development and prioritisation of Greater Sydney’s 10 year Asset and Services Plan (ASP) & Strategic Asset and Services Plan (SASP)
  • Assessing the individual Greater Sydney modal/branch ASPs and developing a consolidated view on demand within the division
  • Develop models to identify the risks and opportunities presented by alternative investment capex and opex scenarios
  • Establish working relationships with stakeholders to ensure that outcomes are articulated, understood and achieved and make a substantial contribution to the wider business
  • Understand and practice the relationship between levels of service, cost, risk and safety while balancing competing priorities
  • Manage complex strategic project/program elements that require sustained leadership and negotiating solutions across organisational boundaries


Key challenges

  • Providing effective oversight and coordination across a broad and complex program to ensure program delivery aligns to departmental priorities, targets and outcomes
  • Establishing and maintaining cooperative and effective working relationships with internal and external agencies to support departmental outcomes.
  • Managing complex strategic project/program elements that require sustained leadership and negotiating solutions across organisational boundaries.


Essential requirements

  • Tertiary qualifications in transport planning, traffic management, engineering (or related) and demonstrated understanding of traffic, safety and network planning principles.
  • Portfolio development and prioritisation experience including translating technical understanding into business and program delivery.
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Financial Acumen
  • Ability to create compelling business cases and present data effectively
  • Understanding of business risk associated with strategic asset and service planning


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Job code: 106


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