Project Director


  • Senior executive band 1 role
  • Remuneration from $192,600(inclusive of Super)
  • Dynamic opportunity


About the role

We are delighted to be recruiting a Project Director within our Corporate Services team.

In this role, you will create the vision and strategies and ultimately deliver projects that make an impact within the Department of Planning, Industry and Environment ensuring that they are delivered in a cost effective and efficient delivery manner.

You will be strategically minded and able to build, influence and negotiate relationships and outcomes both internally and externally as well as understanding the importance of cultivating a positive team culture and taking team members on the journey with you.

You will leverage your skills and knowledge to provide leadership, governance and direction to transform service delivery and champion change. You will bring their viewpoints to the table and help build awareness.

About you

You will have a tertiary qualifications and/or equivalent experience leading large and complex projects. Project experience within government will be considered desirable and please tell us about this within your cover letter.

A proven track record in the ability to liaise and build relationships with a wide variety of stakeholders will be advantageous coupled with exceptional communication skills. 

About our team

The Planning, Industry and Environment Cluster (DPIE) was formed in 2019. The Cluster drives greater levels of integration and efficiency across key areas such as long-term planning, precincts, housing, property, infrastructure priorities, open space, the environment, our natural resources – land, water, mining – energy, and growing our industries. There is a strong emphasis on regional NSW.

This role will work within our Corporate Services division and play a pivotal role in the department.


To apply, please submit an updated CV and cover letter outlining your relevant experience and capabilities along with your government project experience and/or exposure. To be considered you must submit an application via the online application process.

Applications close on Wednesday 27th November 2019 at 11.55pm


Our commitment to flexible working
The Department of Planning, Industry & Environment is committed to ensuring the sector reflects the NSW community it serves. We support an inclusive workplace where staff have access to opportunities and resources at all levels, enabling our team members to drive innovation, productivity and delivery of high-quality services. We are open to discussing flexible working arrangements and encourage our people to explore new ways of working - including part-time, job-share or working from different locations. Everyone can ask about it.

Our commitment to Diversity
The Planning, Industry and Environment Cluster strives to be an inclusive workplace for all people. We recognise that we operate in a diverse community and welcome and encourage applications from all ages and genders, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, culturally and linguistically diverse groups, the LGBTIQ+ community, veterans, refugees and people with disability.


25/11/2019 $0 Parramatta & Western Suburbs 1 CEO & General Management
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