Australian Government Department of Defence

EL 2 - Director of Operations

Australian Government Department of Defence

Mar 12th, 2023
$ 125,622 - 150,785 / Year
Our primary role is to defend Australia and its national interests, promote security and stability in the world, and support the Australian community as directed by the Government.
  • $125,622 – $150,785 (plus Super)
  • Fyshwick – ACT

The Role
The Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Program is seeking a versatile EL 2 to lead the ERP Operations Team in the day-to-day running of ERP. The role liaises with ERP Executives to make decisions for ERP operational activities, meet strategic goals and provide expert advice.

You will be responsibility for:

  • ERP Budgets and Finance Management.
  • ERP Integrated Workforce Management.
  • ERP Security.
  • ERP WHS, Facilities and Accommodation.
  • ERP Secretariat and committee coordination.
  • ERP Readiness.

About our Team
ERP is a large, multi-year, complex ICT program focused on standardising and integrating Defence’s finance, asset management, logistics, estate and human resource processes and systems to drive workforce efficiency and decision- making superiority. To enable this transformation, ERP will transition all applicable areas of the Department to a singular integrated SAP system.

ERP is working across Defence to deliver ICT capability, as part of a multidisciplinary team (which includes APS, ADF and full range of industry partners). Ultimately this is a high-profile position with the Senior Leadership, with the ERP playing a key role in helping deliver the Defence Transformation Strategy.

Our Ideal Candidate
Our successful candidate will need to bring a broad range of skills and knowledge, and service delivery to the role. The key element of the role is working with and negotiating with a broad range of stakeholders to achieve the day to day running of the Program.

You will need proven ability to lead and deliver:

  • Budgeting, contracting and procurement and financial management, preferable with Commonwealth resources.
  • Workforce management.
  • Security compliance.
  • WHS, Facilities and Accommodation across several location.
  • Oversee the ERP Secretariat.
  • Provide coaching and mentoring to staff.

If you require alternative methods of application or screening, you must approach Australian Government Department of Defence directly to request this, as we're not responsible for the employer's application process.

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