Senior Project Manager

  • Do you have experience in the construction industry and looking for your next step
  • UC Level 9 - $116 906pa - $122,350pa + 17% super
  • Full-Time Fixed Term for 2 years

The University of Canberra is a dynamic university with great ambition. The university partners with government, business and industry locally and internationally to challenge the status quo through the pursuit of best practice in teaching, learning and research. UC’s place-based identity ensures that it exists to serve Australia’s capital community and its surrounding region with a strong impact on the nation. The universities success in research and education has been internationally recognised, resulting in UC becoming the world’s fastest rising university (QS, 2019).

We are currently seeking a Senior Project Manager to work in the Project Team of Campus Estate. The Project Team manages all capital works projects across the University campus. These include both minor and major planning and delivery projects and are managed in collaboration with Campus Estate Teams, and various stakeholders to ensure the outcomes.

Operating under the Deputy Director, Project Delivery, you will be responsible for delivering projects from inception to handover and ensuring all objectives in regard to project scope, consultant and contractor management, project resourcing, stakeholder communication, program, risk management, quality, procurement and asset handover are achieved.

The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual with strong organisation skills & demonstrated stakeholder management. You will be working with a wide range of consultants, contractors, and other stakeholders. You will need to be able to work autonomously and have the ability to coordinate your responsibilities & projects. At least 5+ years in the construction industry is essential.  

The University offers excellent conditions and benefits such as flexible, family-friendly policies, on site gym, on site medical services, a supermarket and childcare facilities.

UC’s Strategic Plan 2018-2022 sets a goal to be the national sector leader in equity, diversity, inclusion and access, and the ambitious goals of our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Strategic Plan are designed to ensure that our Indigenous students and staff flourish in a welcoming and culturally safe environment. UC encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities and people from culturally diverse groups.

To be considered for this position your application must include your resume demonstrating your skills and experience in line with the key capabilities outlined in the Position Description.

If you are initially shortlisted, you may be asked to complete an online one-way video interview through a platform called Sonru. There will be a list of pre-set questions that will need to be answered within a stipulated time.

Working Rights: Applicants who wish to apply for this position should have valid working rights or eligibility to obtain a work visa for Australia.

Closing Date: 11.55pm, Sunday 9th May

26/04/2021 $0 ACT 1 Construction
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