Senior Business Development & Client Relations Manager


Location: Eastern Creek

Job Type: Full time


Downer's Road Services business unit is one of the largest non-government owned road services businesses in Australia. We operate from a network of over 50 depots and maintain more than 36,000 km of road. Our Business is involved in many exciting ventures within the civil road industry throughout the country.

Our Eastern Creek site is looking for a Senior Business Development & Client Relations Manager to lead the formation of strategic client relationships within Roads NSW and other departments. Reporting to the Sydney Surfacing Manager, this role will provide early strategic thought test and rigor as well as coach/develop internal teams to ensure we only bid work we have a high chance of winning, bids are competent, competitive, and timely and deliver profitable work for Downer.

What you’ll bring

  • Commercial, Business or Engineering qualifications
  • Experience at a senior level providing technical know-how and accountability for results in similar industry and size business
  • Proven ability to develop strategic client relationships and maintain a strong client focus
  • Proven track record formulating and driving business growth strategies and growth plans
  • Leadership skills that will encourage an environment of sharing knowledge and ideas to ensure continuous improvement within the team

What you’ll be working on

  • Managing the tender / estimation processes and practices to expand on our pipeline of work
  • Preparation and presentation of a monthly sales dashboard to the senior leadership group
  • Collate client and market sector intel on trends and opportunities
  • Implementing a key account management program within the major clients group
  • Development of short and mid-term opportunity pipelines that are aligned to the major client strategic objectives

What’s on offer

  • Opportunity to work for a leading ASX listed company
  • Continued investment & industry leading research & development into sustainable practices that contribute to the circular economy, delivering on long term urban infrastructure improvements
  • Personalised career growth and training and development opportunities
  • Suite of benefits including health and wellness initiatives

With your application, please ensure you attach a copy of your Resume. We do not accept applications via email but for more information, please contact Alicia Jacobson – Talent and Sourcing Business Partner
P: 0437 295 356

“Notwithstanding the location of this position, all qualified Australian citizens and permanent residents from all locations are encouraged to apply”.

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