Senior Project Manager


Location: Melbourne

Job Type: Full time


  • Undertakes on the job coaching and mentoring of direct reports and proactively manage performance and development needs in accordance with Company policy and the needs of the project.
  • Ensures the safety of all people on our sites through our HSEQ policies and procedures.

Senior Project Manager - Melbourne

  • A rare opportunity to join a growing Building Projects team
  • Excellent career development opportunities
  • Dynamic and friendly team environment
  • Flexible work practices

Who we are

Programmed Building Projects is a leading provider of Remedial and Refurbishment construction projects across various sectors including but not limited to Aged Care, Health, Hospitality, Accommodation, Commercial & Education. Working with Programmed Building Projects means you will become part of the Programmed family.

Our success is built on the talent and enthusiasm of our people. We strive to create an inclusive environment for every team member to have a positive and rewarding work experience. Our culture is built around safety, care and empathy for people and good old fashioned customer service. We are looking for someone who appreciates the diversity of our customers, contractors and teams.

The Position

An opportunity currently exists for a highly energetic senior project manager to join our Building Projects Team in our Notting Hill Office. The environment will suit a results driven 'all-rounder' who has a practical outcome driven approach and a strong client focus.

Reporting to the State Manager, this dynamic role is responsible for some estimating, quoting, planning subcontractor and internal labour, arranging materials and equipment to ensure projects are completed on time and to budget. The primary objective of this role is to manage operational activities, achieve customer satisfaction and profitable project delivery.

Key responsibilities

  • Ensure projects and programs proceed according to scope, schedule, budget, quality standards and customer satisfaction.
  • Preparing detailed estimates/quotations in conjunction with our estimator from $50K to $5M
  • Develops and maintains a great rapport with clients, suppliers, industry experts, government representatives and other Programmed businesses to ensure the achievement of overall strategy objectives.

Skills and experience

  • A proven track record in the building industry as an operations manager, project manager or similar role
  • self-motivated, decisive, with the ability to adapt to change and competing demands to solve problems and achieve objectives.
  • Ability to manage multiple Projects at any one time ranging from $50K to $5M
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work with internal and external stakeholders
  • Strong leadership qualities and business acumen
  • A team player
  • Computer literate, embraces technology & drives new ideas & concepts
  • Excellent written & verbal communication & time management skills
  • A current Australian Driver's license
  • A Builders Licence

If you feel you meet the above requirements and seek a career in a well-established and progressive company apply now!

Employee Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Car allowance
  • Tools of trade Computer, iPad, Phone
  • Long term career potential
  • Paid parental leave and great discounts with selected retailers
  • An Employee Assistance Program, which incorporates a tailored wellbeing initiative

Our Commitment

Programmed and PERSOLKELLY supports a workplace culture of zero harm and encourages this in all that we do.

Programmed and PERSOLKELLY strives for diversity, inclusion and equality of our people. We seek a workforce that is representative of the communities we work in. We encourage people of all cultures, gender, age, sexual orientation or abilities to apply.

To learn more about working with Programmed and PERSOLKELLY, we encourage you to visit our website.

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