Job Details
  • ReferenceBH-140980
  • LocationSydney
  • SalaryAttractive daily rates on offer
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted25 days ago
  • ConsultantGary Ward
We are currently recruiting for a Senior Program Manager (Capital Works) for our client, a NSW Government agency based in Sydney. This is an initial 12 month contract with a attractive daily rates on offer and a hybrid working environment.

Reporting into the Director Property Services, The Senior Program Manager (Capital Works) will be responsible for providing leadership, management and delivery of capital works projects with a program value of up to $50m.

Key responsibilities:
  • Manage negotiations and provide leadership for a team of Project Managers to ensure Capital Works projects are delivered within budget, and timeframes, appropriate matching of resources to objectives and quality parameters
  • Innovate and develop robust policies, methodologies, systems, standards, guidelines and processes for project management ensuring periodic reviews and fit to organisational needs
  • Oversee and monitor risk, cost benefit, compliance, safety and security issues and advise on appropriate actions
  • Add value to the role by exploring alternative processes, materials and functions that exceed industry best practice
  • Lead stakeholder engagement and consultation activities that meet and exceed legislative requirements.

Candidate Requirements:
  • Extensive experience in the building and construction industry including delivery of major capital works programs.
  • Client-side or Consultancy Project Management experience.
  • Previous experience of delivering NSW Government construction projects would be highly desirable.
  • Previous leadership experience of managing Project Management teams.
  • Strong budget and forecasting skills.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well respected Government agency so if you match the above criteria, please click on apply or contact Gary Ward at Chandler Macleod on 02 9269 8809 for a confidential discussion.