Job Details
  • Reference370884A_1615886099
  • LocationNew South Wales
  • SalaryAU$750 - AU$950 per day + super
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted29 days ago
  • ConsultantGary Ward

We are currently recruiting for 2 Project Directors for our client, a NSW Government agency, on an initial 12 month contract (with strong possibility of extension) to be based in their new offices in Sydney CBD and with the flexibility of WFH. The daily rate is $750 -$950 per day + super. This is a client side, construction role and experience of end-to-end delivery of commercial building projects (not civil infrastructure) of over $20m is essential.

The Role:

The Project Director is required to complete the delivery of critical stimulus capital works projects and will manage a combined projects cost of approximately $100 million of construction projects.


Key accountabilities

  • Sole accountability for the delivery of assigned projects
  • Evaluate the progress and performance of designated Major Works (>$20m) projects
  • Manage project delivery interfaces with contract management service providers,
  • Manage and oversee the forward works project procurement including engaging consultants and contractors


Selection criteria

  • Relevant tertiary and/or post graduate qualifications in Construction, Engineering is essential
  • Extensive, successful project/program management of construction projects to a value of more than $20 million in Australia. Experience of managing construction projects in excess of $100m would be highly desirable
  • Client Side Project Management experience and ability to be able to communicate with a wide range of stakeholders is essential.
  • Proven experience of delivery projects of longer duration, typically up to 3 years, with clear objectives, potential for conflict and a number of influential key stakeholders.
  • Strong leadership to small teams and has demonstrated experience to achieve outcomes by providing constructive feedback to others around their performance, strengths and development needs.
  • Current driver's licence.
  • Full working rights in Australia

The deadline for applications is 10am on Monday 22nd March

This is an fantastic opportunity to work for a client with a significant program of works so if you match the above criteria, please submit your resume or call Gary Ward on 02 9269 8809 for a confidential discussion.