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Senior Project Manager

  • Senior Project Manager job located in Melbourne's South East suburbs

  • Be part of a growing municipality

  • Attractive hourly rate

A local government job located in Melbourne’s South East requires a Senior Project Manager to join their team.

Your new company
A Local Council within a growing municipality with a dedication to capital works project delivery. An established and supportive team are seeking an experienced Capital Works Senior Project Manager. This Project Manager will be an important part of the team, driving the delivery of projects as well as providing guidance for other team members.

Your new role
You will be responsible for:

  • End to end delivery of assigned projects

  • Preparing reports including risk assessments, schedules of work, allocation of resources and communication with sponsors and stakeholders.

  • Liaising with internal and external stakeholders

  • Monitoring costing and budgets

  • Overseeing multiple projects simultaneously

  • Liaising with architects on the design phase and developing a scope of works

  • Contract management

  • Managing the tender process

What you'll need to succeed

  • You will have experience within the building industry in Capital Works as a Project Manager with relevant qualifications in architecture, engineering, or a related field, ideally with post graduate qualifications.

  • Previous experience working within the public sector is an advantage.

  • Strong leadership and communication skills, as well as the ability to prioritise and organise multiple tasks simultaneously.

  • Experience with end to end Capital Work Projects will be essential.

  • Strong motivational and leadership skills will be necessary, as well as a positive and energetic work commitment.

What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with an attractive hourly rate and an initial 6 month contract. You will also work within a friendly work environment and have a chance to contribute to the local community. You will have an opportunity to work within a results orientated team providing enthusiastic leadership and communication.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or send directly to Aine.Cleere@hays.com.au or call (03) 86168400. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Date Posted
Construction, Architecture & Interior Design
Melbourne, VIC 3000
Job Type
Full Time, Temporary/Contract
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