Senior Project Manager

Brisbane Airport Corporation

Location: Brisbane Airport

Job Type: Full time


Salary: Salary + Annual & Completion Bonuses + Super

Who we are

Brisbane Airport Corporation is a proud, Queensland-based company that manages Brisbane Airport (BNE), an award-winning hub and a key gateway to Australia and the world. Together, we are building an Airport City that connects people, creates community and supports our economy for generations to come.

We are passionate about what we do, and we are excited to make a positive difference connecting our communities, businesses and people with the world. Our team is committed and driven, and it’s because of them that BNE is such a great airport.

About the role

It is an exciting time to coming on board at BAC, with unprecedented infrastructure development planned over the next decade. This role is a key appointment within our Major Projects Group who are delivering a program of works in the Terminals precinct in the order of $1b. Reporting to the Project Director for the ITB Security & Retail Upgrade Program, you will be instrumental in delivering a legacy project that is reshaping the international terminal building.

Key responsibilities

    Provide senior level Project Management skill and expertise in performing your role and duties including but not limited to management and leadership of project, team, stakeholders, cost, time, quality, risk, safety, procurement, approvals, design, construction, and reporting
    • Where assigned resources to support the delivery of a project, provide leadership, direction, guidance and development to those resources in alignment with the team’s expectations. Establish a common understanding of a high performing team and how it aligns to BACs values. Model that behaviour for the team.
    • Develop strategies to optimise the delivery of projects under your remit, ensuring your strategies align with the broader group’s delivery strategies. The strategies are to include optimisation in time, cost and quality aspects of delivering the projects.
    • Investigate, develop and implement infrastructure projects under general guidance and with minimal supervision, to achieve high quality outcomes, including on time and on-budget.
    • Accountable for the preparation of contract documentation, including negotiations leading to contract execution within the team.
    • Where nominated act as the Principal’s Representative on contracts.

    Experience and qualifications

    • T
    ertiary qualifications or equivalent in Project Management or Building/Architectural or Engineering or Construction Management.
    • Eligible for certification as a Project Manager / Director by AIPM, or similar industry body.
    • Significant experience in the execution and delivery of building contracts, which includes oversight of the relationships and outcomes with consultants, and construction and management contractors.
    • Experience in the delivery and administration of a Managing Contractor Contract with Tier One Contractors
    • Client-side project management experience preferred
    • Delivery of projects within a complex live operational environment

    About you

    Experienced in the delivery of complex high value building related infrastructure projects you will be equally adept with managing critical stakeholder relationships as you are commercial negotiations and contract management.

    Our proposition

    Our culture is built on care, communication, collaboration and courage—values we live by with our colleagues, stakeholders, partners and the community. We recognise that our most important priority is keeping our people safe and that looking after their wellbeing and development gives them every opportunity to thrive.

    We offer a range of other benefits including:

    • An exciting airport environment fostering opportunities to collaborate with dynamic business groups.
    • Hybrid working environment – with flexible work arrangements.
    • Competitive salary, 12% superannuation and 17.5% annual leave loading
    • Free parking at Skygate, Domestic and International terminals anywhere, anytime for as long as you need!
    • Paid parental leave.
    • Extra leave day at Christmas - on us!
    • Personal and professional development opportunities including mentoring and leadership programs.
    • Employee wellbeing initiatives; group strategy days, team events, professional talks.

    Next steps

    If you have the expertise and passion to succeed in this?role, please apply now with your CV and a short cover letter outlining your suitability. Applicants will be considered and where suitable, scheduled for interview as they are received.

    As a Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.
    Please note, Brisbane Airport Corporation (BAC) reserves the right to close the applicant portal at any time.

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