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General Manager

Advertiser: Providence Consulting GroupMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
11 Sept 2019
Work Type
Full Time
CEO & General Management, General/Business Unit Manager

GM Delivery

Providence has been experiencing significant growth and is in the process of transforming from a small to medium size organisation. We have an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified executive to join our team and help lead us on our journey. This is a chance to make an impact within an expanding company, as part of our dynamic Head Office team. We are looking for a team-player who draws the best from others, shares in our drive for delivering excellent client services and want to be part of the resilient growth of an Australian owned and operated Company.

The role

Reporting to the CEO and working collegiately with other GMs, Consulting Leads, Operations Managers, Delivery and Support staff, you will lead Providence’s professional services delivery operations.

Delivery operations functions include the entire business lifecycle: strategy and business planning, business development, capture management, bid management, project establishment and delivery, governance, reporting, personnel management and financial management.

GM Delivery works in a supported/ supporting relationship with GM Strategy and GM Emerging Business in the early stages of the business lifecycle: i.e. strategy setting, BD, capture management and bid management.

GM Delivery works closely with GM Emerging Business and the Consulting Leads in delivery of a range of professional services to a wide client-base, both in Australia and Europe. Key clients include the Department of Defence (CASG, CIOG, other Groups and Services), other Federal Government Departments and various Industry clients.


This role would suit an experienced Operations Manager or senior Program Manager from a medium-to-large sized professional service’s company who is looking for more autonomy and the opportunity to take greater responsibility across the entire business lifecycle. It will someone who understands organisational functions and systems, and how to develop resilience and sustainability within a people oriented organisation.

Ideally, you will have had experience and achieved excellent results in managing delivery operations in a professional services context, preferably in support of the Department of Defence.

Prospective candidates are encouraged to review Providence’s online presence at


Providence is committed to establishing themselves as an employer of choice by supporting and engaging their people. You will have access to a comprehensive professional development program and ongoing activities to maintain learning and growth. We aim to work hard, enjoy ourselves, and ensure we look after our people within a professional and dynamic environment.

To Apply

This position requires the ability to thrive as part of a fast-paced head office environment, a positive can-do attitude, and an ability to deliver and achieve results. If you’re driven, reliable and not afraid of confronting issues and challenges, bring your leadership to a thriving organisation

Please submit your resume and a cover letter describing how your experience and skills would be suited to the role. For further information regarding these positions please email or contact Johanna Crawford on 02 6162 3023.

You must be an Australian citizen and will possess or be willing to go through the process to obtain and maintain a minimum Baseline security clearance or above.

Providence is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.  

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?
  • How much notice are you required to give your current employer?

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