Senior Project Manager

  • Full Time
  • 1 year ago
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Job Information

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    Category Professional Services
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    Posted On Apr 17 ,2018
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Job Description

As one of Australia’s largest services businesses, we have a strong, inclusive culture that values our people and provides clear direction in our professional activities and our personal behaviours.  We pride ourselves on safely delivering a high level of services for our clients.

Ventia provides a comprehensive range of operational maintenance, design and construction, remediation, and asset and facilities management services to clients and customers across the resources, telecommunications, transport, energy, water, health and industrial sectors.

Join our team, servicing our clients across Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and New Caledonia in an exciting company that is structured for growth. Our respected brand partners include Visionstream, Chargepoint, Imatis and Delron Group.

About the role

We currently have a vacancy for an experienced and motivated Senior Project Manager to oversee large multi-disciplinary infrastructure projects (across Ventia Utility Services and Visionstream) for one of our key client. The projects will typically range from $50m to $150m. The position will support the delivery of the work in terms of safety, people, margin, quality and time.

Reporting directly to the Executive Manager, you will be responsible for managing the full lifecycle of the program ensuring the timely completion of all works and successful achievement of agreed time, quality, cost, safety and environmental objectives.

Being an integral part of the project team, the focus of your role will be on managing risk through all phases of the project life cycle, building key internal and external relationships to ensure projects timeframe commitments are met as well as accurate program forecasting and developing constructible value for money solutions for tactical projects.

About you

As a successful candidate, you will have the following skills, experience and qualifications:

  • Experience in a similar Project Management role either in construction of infrastructure or new developments
  • Outstanding leadership, stakeholder and client-engagement skills
  • Demonstrated contract management skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written skills and the ability to relate to a wide range of people at all levels
  • Experience negotiating vendor contracts
  • Experience drafting and submitting budget proposals and recommending subsequent budget changes where necessary
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve goals within set timeframes and within budget; demonstrated ability to take initiative and be innovative
  • Thorough understanding of project management principles and framework

What Ventia can offer

Apply today to join an organisation that delivers innovative, safety-focused and performance driven solutions that can provide genuine opportunities for growth and development of your career.

For further information regarding this position please contact Shield Miranda shield.miranda@ventia.com.au

N.B. We respectfully request no agency approaches.

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