Programme Lead – Cloud Migrations

To $175 per hour + GST ($1,400 per day + GST)
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21 Jun 2022
  • 4 months initial term with very likely extensions
  • People and technology leadership aligned to Cloud Migrations
  • Remote flexibility with some office presence required
  • up to $1,400 per day + GST


Our Need:


A large programme of work that requires a solid Programme Manager with experiences in the end to end migration of On-Prem systems to Azure based Cloud.


A Day in the life:

  • Delivery and Leadership – Form the Team to deliver the successful migration to Cloud. Lead the delivery of the significant change programme for the migration to Cloud, including directing and coordinating activities of project team members to ensure project progresses on schedule and within budget. Working with vendors and partners, managing the relationships to ensure delivery to requirements and executing on time, including developing the plan in conjunction with them
  • Functions – Developing project plans and managing milestones to ensure that the programme is delivered within the required timescales. Ensure the successfully delivery meets standards, policies, and procedures. Provide strategic direction and advice on the migration to relevant forums and members within and outside of Technology. Deliver the required artifacts to enable the transition from project to BAU; such as architectural, network, application, testing, change management and infrastructure
  • Management – Managing and reporting on project budgets to ensure that the projects are delivered within budget and with transparent cost management. Project scoping, tasks, and deliverables to agreed acceptance criteria. Identification and management of risks and contingency plans. Preparing relevant project reports to keep management and stakeholders informed of project progress and related issues



  • Project/Programme Management – at least 10yrs experience of managing and delivering large-scale projects and/or programmes, including project planning and monitoring, resource management (including project finances), benefits realisation, etc.
  • Project Delivery Specifics (100% Essentially required) – Proven successful implementations of migration from on-prem data centre’s to Azure Cloud.
  • Specialist – Excellent stakeholder management and communication skills with a track record in managing complex stakeholder programmes. / Good understanding of project governance and change management principles.
  • Methodologies / Qualifications – SAFe (very much sought),  PRINCE2, PMP, Agile.
  • Ideal – Worked in the Financial Services industry for at least 2 years / Working knowledge of other cloud platforms such as AWS.


This is an urgent and crucial requirement which we are very keen to commence the onboarding process for, asap. We fully understand that you might have a notice period to serve first.

Visa Situation:

Due to the contract nature of this role, we must insist that you already have a valid Open Work Visa within NZ. We will not be able to process offshore applications for these particular roles.

Send your CV:

Via this jobsite or for further information, please contact Carl Robinson on 021 405 075

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Posted by
Carl Robinson
Business Manager and Principal Consultant
Although far from being a ‘techie’, Carl Robinson has a passion for data and business intelligence which led him to the IT industry.
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