Project Manager

Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Reference: 3016992
Contact Name: Josh Edwards
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Job Published: May 26, 2020 11:46

Job Description

This privately-owned organisation has been a key driver in the growth of Victoria’s economy over the last twenty years, creating over 2,000 jobs and handling over $5bn worth of assets. After an instrumental project win, they are now looking to create a new project team in order to facilitate it’s delivery.

This role requires a commercially astute Project Manager to lead the front end of the project whilst reporting into the overall Project Director. You’ll be responsible for the design development, strategic project and program management plans and overall delivery management of this large scale project, ensuring that all commercial business practices are completed smoothly and on time.

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Successfully deliver the project from pre-construction through to hand over
  • Deliver the project in accordance to building specifications, standards and manage the specific contractual requirements
  • Manage tender interviews, letting of contracts; including subcontractor negotiations
  • Manage the financial responsibility of the project
  • Generate construction programmes to ensure detailed planning of safety, resources, time, costs and quality
Skills and Achievements:
  • Bachelor of Construction Management or Engineering related qualification preferred
  • 10 to 15 plus years of end to end project management ideally with exposure to marine or large scale civil projects
  • Technical/Site based experience is essential – ideally with a Project Engineer background
  • Strong all round project management skills, with a strong background in stakeholder management, construction delivery and commercial acumen
  • Previous client side project management experience would be advantageous