Project Director

Posted 23 February 2023
Job type Permanent

Job description

A strategic Consultancy operating in the building & construction and property sectors, offering project management and advisory services across an array of asset classes. Their core purpose is to empower clients to achieve a valuable and sustainable built environment. They achieve this through anticipating clients' needs, navigating complexity and delivering distinctive value.

They also aim to be the home for the best project management talent and are striving to pursue operational excellence. This is achieved through living out their values of diversity, integrity, balance, ownership, team and professionalism. 

The role:
As Project Director, you will work closely with the senior leadership team at a strategic level, whilst overseeing end-to-end delivery on projects.
This particular role will be replacing a Director, delivering on a key high-rise new development, with a team underneath to support you. 

In addition, you will assist with building on the continued success of this Consultancy, implementing the company's growth strategy, and leading strong expansion of new business through your network and identifying opportunities. 

The role will see you responsible for:
  • Client-side project delivery responsibility including management for a program of works with multi-million dollar value;
  • Client management and consultation across all projects, attending and chairing project team meetings;
  • Planning approvals management, oversight and co ordinating the principles planning application during development, assessment, and approval phase;
  • Design management, from concept design to delivery;
  • Procurement management, planning and execution with responsibilities across the whole tendering process;
  • Overseeing site activities and coordinating with site resources, sub-contractors, suppliers, service authorities and other stakeholders to ensure accordance with all requirements;
  • Identifying and managing construction risks, escalating issues when required; 
  • Managing monthly project reporting for package of works, including program and cost management; and
  • Actively pursuing and establishing new client relationships, and bringing in new business to cultivate strong growth and expand market share. 

This is a unique opportunity that would suit a motivated professional with a commitment to taking charge, leading, and driving growth and success. This role is diverse and challenging, and as such, you will draw on an array of skills to achieve, including:
  • Relevant Tertiary Qualifications in project management, construction management or engineering;
  • 10+ years' experience as a (Senior) Project Manager;
  • Experience working on one or more asset classes, including commercial, residential, industrial;  
  • Strong commercial acumen and strategic planning experience; 
  • Superior stakeholder management, negotiation, and problem-solving skills will ensure your future success as a Project Director; 
  • A track record delivering large scale commercial/residential, and/or projects between $10mill-$100mill. 

If you are ready to explore this fantastic opportunity and have the relevant experience and skills, please click apply now or contact Rachel McNickle for a confidential chat –, or 027 274 6821.