Enterprise Platform Manager

Job title : Enterprise Platform Manager
Location : Brisbane
Job type : Permanent / Full Time
Job reference : 1160748
  • Australia’s largest Council
  • Drive digital transformation as Council moves toward adopting a real-time information platform
  • Be a part of a values-driven organisation delivering essential services to the community
About the Organisation
Brisbane is a great place to live and work with an enviable lifestyle. It's a vibrant, green, prosperous, and safe city that nurtures opportunity, innovation, values sustainability and supports strong economic growth. In achieving this vision, Brisbane City Council needs dynamic, passionate and forward-thinking leaders to help guide the organisation. As Australia’s largest local government with more than 9,000 employees, an annual budget of more than $3.6 billion and assets in excess of $32.4 billion, Council is dedicated to ensuring Brisbane remains a great place to live and work and maintains its enviable lifestyle.

Council employees are responsible for delivering on the plan to shape Brisbane into a city that residents will be proud of, support an economy where businesses can thrive, and design a world-class destination for the Brisbane 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

About the Position
Reporting to Chief Information Officer, the Enterprise Platform Manager owns and maintains the enterprise view of the individual platform roadmaps, delivering against the prioritisation requirements across Council. Leading a significant team of up to 90 people, this key leadership position ensures that platform teams are set up for success, including appropriate capacity to support the roadmap, and the availability of the necessary tools and capabilities necessary to succeed.

The position will be responsible for facilitating a move towards a platform based approach, in line with the Council’s Future Council Strategy and Brisbane Vision by 2021. It will have ownership and oversight of all aspects of the strategic delivery for the core enterprise technology platforms, including but not limited to setting strategic directions and establishing technical roadmaps, driving productivity and implementing new ways of working and quality control.

About the Person
You are a values-driven senior leader who brings a high standard of professional ethics and integrity. Your will bring experience from within a large, complex ICT function in a significant commercial organisation or similar public sector environment. You can demonstrate knowledge and experience working in and around enterprise platforms. Experience with ERP, spatial management, enterprise business, data management and customer engagement solutions is highly desirable. You will be adept at navigating complex stakeholder environments, and be passionate about driving a strong customer focus.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Tim Wallis on 0439 817 992 or twallis@sharpandcarter.com.au.