Project Manager - Major Defence & Government Projects

Job Title: Project Manager - Major Defence & Government Projects
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Reference: 3355774
Job Published: February 02, 2022 09:16

Job Description

About the Company

My client is an established Principal Contractor with focus on Government, Commercial and Retail Construction. They recognise the importance of communication and consultation in delivering a successful project and have designed and implemented a system around our core values of teamwork, transparency and innovation. 
My client is big enough to compete, yet small enough to care. Fundamentally, they believe in investing in good people to deliver great results and they work tirelessly to promote a supportive culture that facilitates individual growth. All of their staff are provided with daily opportunities to add value to the business and gain insights into deliverables outside of their specific role.
About the Role
Reporting to the Senior Project Manager and Director, The Project Manager accepts responsibility for the effective management of all phases of a project (or projects) from Project initiation through to handover and project close. The Project Manager directly promotes contribution from all project stakeholders to deliver projects in accordance with the clients System Standards and to meet project required deliverables.
As a Project manager, you will be responsible for the 
  • Procurement process,
  • Master programming,
  • Negotiation and liaison with subcontractors,
  • Project financials and reporting 
  • Liaising with your site team to drive the program to an effective and successful conclusion.
  • You will also manage all correspondence with the relevant stakeholders including the client, consultants, designers and internal staff.
About you
The successful candidate will be committed to quality and their clients and lead with integrity. We are looking for someone who can display the following skills and attributes: 
  • An experienced people manager who will take an active interest in developing our team, with the ability to train, mentor and develop our Cadets and Contracts Administrators.
  • A demonstrated track record of high-quality delivery with 3-5 years of experience as a Project Manager in the construction or similar industry.
  • Demonstrated software management skills with knowledge of Microsoft Project, Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Contract management experience
  • Demonstrated understanding of the Building Code and WHS legislation.
  • Construction Management, Engineering or a Trade Qualification is highly desirable for this position.
  • A White Card, Asbestos Awareness, Fire Warden's and First Aid are advantageous.
  • Experience on Defence and Commonwealth Government builds would be advantageous 
  • Must be an Australian Citizen. 
If this is the role for you please Apply now or email me for a confidential chat Don't worry if you don't have a CV, happy to chat over the phone.