Project Manager (24548)

May 26, 2024
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We have an exciting opportunity for a civil Project Manager to join the team in Sydney. This position is a 2 year Fixed Term Contract.

The Opportunity 

Be part of the highly regarded NSW Civil and Infrastructure Project Management team based in Sydney. In this role, you will provide specialist Civil Project Management expertise throughout the project life cycle and be part of a team delivering unique and challenging projects, in particular The Gables. You will use your strong communication skills to navigate a broad stakeholder group to achieve business outcomes. 


Your main responsibilities, will involve but will not be limited to: 


  • Provide civil project management expertise from project inception to completion 
  • Ensure projects are scoped, designed, built and delivered safely, to required quality, on time and budget 
  • Prepare and execute delivery strategies and employ specialist project management tools to deliver multi-staged projects
  • Drive operational improvement through the sharing of best practice across the business 
  • Proactive communication and reporting on delivery milestones 
  • Facilitate, manage and drive efficiency through project cost plans in partnership with Development Managers, authorities, consultant and contractors to realise cost savings 
  • Leading the procurement and delivery of civil construction and landscape construction in accordance with the project program. 
  • Assisting the development team with technical support and delivery inputs 
  • Achieve project construction milestones across multiple construction fronts in the State’s project portfolio 
  • Manage compliance to development obligations including environmental, cultural heritage and other matters of significance  


About you: 


  • Coming from client-side, contractor, consultancy, or superintendent background, or similar construction experience. 
  • You will have relevant Project Management experience with a strong understanding of civil construction works. 
  • A sound understanding and demonstrated experience in procurement and the contract administration of Australian Standard construction contracts or modified versions of. 
  • You will have great time-management skills and a go-getter attitude, ready to jump straight into the projects and help drive better outcomes 
  • Ability to work autonomously, demonstrate initiative, prioritise, and meet deadlines in a fast paced and changing environment. 
  • With effective verbal and written communication skills that engage all parties, you will act collaboratively and possess exceptional stakeholder management abilities building and maintaining strong relationships 
  • Preferably you will hold a tertiary qualification in a relevant field of Engineering (Civil, Environmental) or Construction Management with at least 5 years experience 


The Stockland Proposition 

At Stockland we are a community delivering outcomes that benefit the community at large. We work collaboratively and inclusively, building strong working relationships. Our portfolio is diverse and so are the opportunities for professional and career development. We are committed to providing our people with broad experiences to build a successful career.  

We recognise the importance of flexibility and work life-quality and over 80% of our employees have informal or formal flexible work arrangements. Additionally, Stockland has a strong commitment to achieving the best outcomes through an inclusive and collaborative culture. Our customers come from diverse backgrounds and we want our teams to reflect this.  

We offer competitive remuneration and benefits. Benefits include free to access or subsidised lifestyle, health, well-being and financial services products.  

Due to the nature of this role, we can only accept applications from Australian Citizens, Permanent Residents or Open Work Visa holders with more than 12 months validity from their role start date.  

Apply today – Stockland – it’s your place. 

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