Assistant Project Managers, Project Managers, Senior Project Managers and Project Directors - Expressions of Interest

  • RPS
  • Canberra ACT, Australia
  • 06 Sep, 2021
Full time Project Manager

Job Description

Assistant Project Managers, Project Managers, Senior Project Managers and Project Directors - Expressions of Interest

  • Canberra ACT, Australia
  • Full-time

Job Description

Due to exception growth and success, the RPS Project Management team are seeking Expressions of Interest from highly motivated and qualified client-side : Assistant Project Managers, Project Managers, Senior Project Managers and Project Directors, who have previous experience in successfully delivering projects within the following industries:

  • Defence (PM/CA), specifically with major capital facilities projects
  • Aviation
  • Education
  • Commercial office fit-out
  • Hospitality
  • Federal Government; and or
  • Health

About the team: Based in Griffith, Canberra, this fast-paced busy team are a market leader in project management, who specialise in the delivery of large complex projects. You will have the opportunity to work with some of the most influential and talented leaders in the industry.

Qualifications

Assistant Project Manager

Candidates will have the following skill sets:

 

  • Professional Qualification in architectural, engineering or similar desirable.
  • 1-2 years client-side experience as a PM/CA in the above-mentioned industries
  • An understanding and some experience with a range of delivery methodologies, for example, Head Contract, Managing Contractor and Design and Construct
  • Strong communications skills
  • Some experience managing small teams and developing client relationships and
  • AIPM Certified Practising Project Manager certification or equivalent would be viewed favourably.

Project Manager

Candidates will have the following skill sets:

 

  • Tertiary qualifications in a construction related field
  • 4 years Project Management experience.
  • A strong understanding and proven experience with a range of delivery methodologies, in particular, Head Contract, Managing Contractor and Design and Construct is preferable
  • Strong communications and leadership skills
  • Demonstrated ability to lead teams and manage and grow business relationships
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritise and manage multiple tasks in a timely and efficient manner; and
  • AIPM Certified Practising Project Manager certification or equivalent would be viewed favourably.

Senior Project Manager

Candidates will have the following skill sets:

 

  • Tertiary qualifications in a construction related field
  • 5+years client-side experience as a PM/CA in the above-mentioned industries
  • A strong understanding and proven experience with a range of delivery methodologies, in particular, Head Contract, Managing Contractor and Design and Construct is preferable
  • Strong communications and leadership skills
  • Demonstrated ability to lead teams and manage and grow business relationships
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritise and manage multiple tasks in a timely and efficient manner; and
  • AIPM Certified Practising Project Manager certification or equivalent would be viewed favourably.

Project Director

Candidates will have the following skill sets:

 

  • Tertiary qualifications in a construction related field
  • 6 years Project Management experience
  • Demonstrated ability to manage business relationships with a track record of successful negotiation and resolution of contentious issues
  • Proven capacity to successfully manage contracts including the ability to understand, interpet and respond to management, operational and financial information and trends
  • Strong communications and leadership skills
  • Demonstrated ability to lead teams and manage and grow business relationships
  • Demonstrated capacity to deal with conflicting client requirements and address complex problems within a changing work environment; and
  • AIPM Certified Practising Project Manager certification or equivalent would be viewed favourably.

Additional Information

What RPS will do for you

Along with a generous remuneration package RPS offers you an inclusive and supportive team, in an environment where you will feel valued and where you will continue to learn and excel.

We provide a diverse and inclusive work environment and offer many benefits to ensure your professional development & well-being: 

•    Flexible start and finish times, working from home, part time and job share options
•    Paid Parental and Partner Leave
•    Purchased additional annual leave + salary packaging
•    Well-being benefits e.g. vaccinations, health insurance discounts
•    Professional memberships
•    Study assistance
•    Professional and technical development opportunities

If you have the above-mentioned skills and are looking for an exciting job opportunity within a rapidly expanding organisation, then please submit your expression of interest for these upcoming contracts.

It is an inherent requirement of this position that applicants must be eligible to obtain an Australian Government Security Clearance (hold Australian Citizenship - http://www.defence.gov.au/agsva/)