• Great company culture - awesome people to work with
  • Excellent subcontractor relationships and repeat clients
  • Industrial and commercial projects - D&C and lump sum
Would you like to work within a mid-tier business where you have an open door to the Directors the trust to make key business decisions and get market leading business systems found in T1 companies to support your success?
My client is high achieving with a positive and ethical culture, long term clients and some of the best subcontractor relationships in the market.  
This is not speculation or exaggeration and my client will demonstrate their past performance and ongoing commitment to these values at interview stage.
One of Sydney's most respected mid-tier builders is seeking a Senior Project Manager.  Your first projects are industrial and going through final design approvals process which you will work on and then lead through site execution.
You will be supported by a first class Site Manager who will make your life easier.
  • Commercial, industrial, education and aged-care projects
  • Leading internal management systems to support success
  • Excellent subcontractor relationships
  • Autonomous role with a supportive and transparent culture
My client is well established and respected mid-tier construction company with a track record in delivering complex D&C and lump-sum projects.

They employ a talented team of professionals and provide market leading management tools and systems to support success.

The culture is flat, open and transparent with no politics and an open-door management policy.  Staff have autonomy and accountability with full support when needed.

One of the best things about this business is their focus on employee and subcontractor engagement and continually improving their culture and performance.
They understand that their success is based on their teams and focus on providing the best environment to attract and retain high performing employees and trade contractor relationships.
They have really long-standing client relationships and can boast more repeat business from loyal clients than many in the marketplace.

The opportunity: Project Manager

As Project Manager you will take end-to-end responsibility for planning and delivering projects ranging from $5m to $25m in value. 

Specifically you will plan and deliver industrial, aged-care and childcare projects across Sydney metro.

Your role will include the following activities:
  • Planning and scheduling projects, developing Project Management plans and methodologies to efficiently build projects.
  • Leading a Contracts Administrator, making commercial decisions, mentoring the CA and working as a team to achieve excellent commercial outcomes.
  • Managing the Site Manager and delivery team, working collaboratively to overcome issues and drive completion.
  • Managing program and budget, implementing and managing safety, quality and environmental controls.
  • Managing stakeholders ranging from consultants to local Council.
  • Managing and developing client relationships to continue to build on the current platform of repeat business.  
Your experience:

I am looking for a highly experienced Construction Project Manager with a background of achievement working for well-respected head contractors in Australia.
You will need excellent local Sydney construction market knowledge and relationships with subbies etc. for this role.

You will be a safe pair of hands that can control all aspects of projects autonomously, anticipate and mitigate risk and overcome the curve balls that happen during delivery.   You will work autonomously but be open and transparent in your undertakings.  

Calm under pressure and an inspirational leader, your project experience should include commercial, industrial, aged-care etc. with experience in the $5m to $20m range.

Additional skills and career background:
  • Experience managing commercial construction projects from inception to completion.
  • Stable career history.
  • Bachelor in Construction Management / Diploma or equivalent, or relevant Trade background.
  • The demonstrated ability to plan and deliver profitable and high quality projects.
  • Strong skills in both the technical and commercial elements of construction.
  • Skilled using the latest management reporting systems and processes (such as Cheops, Jobpac and Microsoft Project)
  • Skilled in leading teams, I am looking for a collaborator and mentor by nature - aggressive leadership is not the style of this business, but you will know when to assert your authority to get the right results.

Curious? I can tell you more and my number is 0499 052 985 for a confidential discussion on your next career move.
You must have permanent residency and local experience as a Project Manager for this position.