Senior Project Manager

  • Contract: 6 months from the start date. (potential of perm oppertunity for the right candidate at the end of the 6 months)
  • Pay Rate: $120-$135 P/H + super
  • Location: WFH Hybrid, Office: Sydney Olympic Park. Some on-site travel required: Metro South Region - Inner West
  • Must have: Valid Drivers licence, Contraction white card, Clear police check, Australian Permanent Residency or citizenship and reside in NSW.



Purpose of the role:

The purpose of the position is to successfully manage the delivery of predominantly medium to high risk/complexity projects to plan, within the Regional Annual Integrated Works Program. The Program includes capital works, maintenance and facilities management services, tactical renewal and minor works projects. The position is accountable to ensure consistency, accuracy and efficiency in project delivery, cost and risk management across all assigned projects within and across asset classes. The position contributes to the development of the Annual Integrated Works Program, and continuously challenges and identifies ways to improve the delivery of projects.



Your deliverables in the role:

  • Manage the successful delivery of medium to high-risk projects from initiation to handover, adhering to NEC4 and Program Delivery framework.
  • Actively drive collaboration across multi-disciplinary teams internally and other delivery partners to ensure consistency, accuracy and efficiency in project delivery, cost and risk management across allocated projects.
  • Contribute to the development of the Annual Integrated Works Program, and project manage NEC4 based contracts in any of the following areas:
    o Maintenance Services
    o Facilities Management Services
    o Tactical Renewals
    o Minor works (<$5m)
    o Professional Services
    o Design and Construction Works ($5-$20m+ in project value)
  • Develop and align Project Plans with the government agency and partners, defining targets and objectives.
  • Proactively manage stakeholder engagement, risks, schedules, procurement, quality, safety, and environmental compliance.
  • Prepare Business Cases for medium to high-risk projects, including analysis and recommendations.
  • Conduct regular meetings with partners, manage risks, schedules, and compliance matters.



Experience you must have for this role:

• Tertiary qualifications in a relevant or related field or experience deemed equivalent
• Proven project management experience, delivering large and multi-faceted projects, is essential!
• Proven leadership / senior management experience is required
• Experience working with key business stakeholders
Significant years of industry experience, including in:
  - Working within and leading large, multi-disciplinary integrated teams and/or alliances
  - Design and construction project delivery within the infrastructure/utilities sectors
  - NEC4 contract management and administration
  - Managing complex stakeholders
  - Leading positive business change
  - Program management and/or regional delivery of multiple investment programs
  - Delivery via a range of contracting models
• Experience in delivering treatment plants and pump stations would be highly regarded


Benefits of contracting through The Recruitment Company:

  • Best Agency to Work for in Australia 3 years in a row (Great Place To Work)
  • A dedicated Contractor care manager for you
  • Over 1000 positive reviews – 97% say we’re ‘exceptional’
  • Award-winning contractor benefits package
  • Leading NSW Government supplier since 2004
  • Discounted training and certification
  • We can cover you for PI and PL insurance
  • The BEST Christmas in July party in Australia



How to apply:

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Dervla  Neary does  Public Sector Professional & Technical

Public Sector Professional & Technical

Dervla Neary

Public Sector – Professional & Technical

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