Position Details
Reference Number 19878
Position Title Senior Project Manager
Employment Type Temporary Full Time
Location Civic Centre - Nunawading
Classification Senior Officer
Hours Per Week 38
Advertisement • Delivery of a high profile performing arts facility
• Play a critical role in shaping the City of Whitehorse.
• Key leadership and stakeholder management position.

The City of Whitehorse covers an area of 64 square kilometres and employs over 1000 people. The City provides more than 100 quality services including infrastructure planning and building, asset maintenance, facilities management and economic development. It is a dynamic and ambitious organisation within a municipality that is enjoying sustained growth.

Reporting to the Project Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for the project management of all aspects of project delivery including concept development, stakeholder consultation, tender documentation, contract administration, works supervision and handover of a new performing arts facility to replace the existing Whitehorse Centre. Candidates should have relevant, architectural, engineering or building qualifications and significant experience in project planning, building construction, ESD principles and a thorough understanding of OH&S requirements.

Key responsibilities in the delivery of the project will include:

• Working in a highly collaborative manner with a range of internal and external stakeholders
• Work within a team of project delivery professionals
• Manage the procurement process covering specialist consultants and contractors
• Undertake stakeholder engagement and management throughout the lifecycle of the project.
• Undertake regular project reporting and briefings to key stakeholders
• Working within the project budget and program parameters

You will be tertiary qualified within project management, engineering, architecture building design or similar. You will also have a naturally consultative and engaging style with outstanding communication, influencing and negotiations skills. You will also have an eye for detail with the ability to work in complex environments that have required you to build effective and productive relationships.

Importantly you need to demonstrate previous experience in the successful delivery of multi-million-dollar projects within the built environment. Local government experience will be of benefit but not a requirement.

For more information, please contact Evan Willen at SHK Executive on +61 3 8620 8039. To apply for this position, please email applymel@shk.com.au quoting JO - 1811-26651.

Direct and third-party applications will be forwarded to SHK Executive.
Contact Person Evan Willen
Contact Number 86208039
Closing Date 14/12/2018
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