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Senior Project Manager

Job title: Senior Project Manager
Location: Belconnen
Industry: Construction Project Management
Salary $73 - $79 per hour + Superannuation
Reference: 416195_40
Contact name: Milica Keeley
Job description
  • Play a key role in multiple complex and high-profile projects
  • Manage the design and construction phases of the projects
  • 12 month contract opportunity for a Senior Project Manager


This is an opportunity within ACT Government for a Senior Project Manager to join the Asset Design & Delivery Unit. You will be considered the 'right-hand-man' to the Director and Senior Director of the Unit. You will be engaging and collaborating within the immediate team, architects, builders, sub-contractors, consultants and other external stakeholders to provide safe and affordable housing to the Canberra community .


As a Senior Project Manager, you will have a broader team of external consultants, and be responsible for managing the design and construction phases of major projects. You will ensure that design and construction contracts, and service agreements with consultants and contractors are managed under best practice principles and within specified timeframes and budget allocation. In this role you will aslo develop and maintain collaborative working relationships with colleagues, internal and external stakeholders and contractors.


  • Manage and lead the design and construction project phases
  • Manage the delivery of various large scale government housing projects
  • Exercise delegations in accordance with appropriate legislation, policy and procedures
  • Accurately monitor project financials


  • Relevant qualifications in Construction/Project Management (or similar)
  • A current Driver's Licence
  • Strong knowledge of operational, management and scheduling ability
  • Great communication and customer service skills


Employees of this team describe the culture as tight knit with an open and comfortable environment. They are known by their clients as being supportive and pleasant to work with, ensuring long term relationships are built between themselves and their clients.


  • Enjoy a healthy work-life balance with the opportunity to work from home leading to increased flexibility
  • Longer term contract with a strong pipeline of projects ensuring stability
  • Join a positive and supportive team environment


Click 'Apply for this job' or contact Milica Keeley on (02) 9231 4999 for a confidential discussion