Stimulus Assistant Project Director

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Stimulus Assistant Project Director

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  • Sector:

    Government General

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  • Salary:

    $560 - $720/day + Super

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  • Contact phone:

    0449 790 116

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  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Northbridge Recruitment is seeking for a driven and talented Stimulus Assistant Project Director to work within the NSW Government on an initial 12-month contract with a view to extension.

Purpose of this role

The Associate Project Director will assist the Project Director and project team through project governance and formation to deliver major capital works outcomes. From time to time the Assistant Project Director may manage non-complex projects with guidance from Project Directors and Senior Project Directors.

Key accountabilities
As requested, support and assist with the:
  1. Project delivery interfaces with contract management service providers, design teams and building contractors for SINSW while managing the delivery of designated projects to specified time, cost and within a quality framework, and providing accurate and timely reports, advice and recommendations on individual projects and programs.
  2. Evaluation of the progress and performance of designated capital works projects (>$20m) using the existing program management tracking and monitoring systems, guidelines, policies, and processes.
  3. Execution of the Community Engagement Plan (CEP) for the project that includes, key schools community stakeholder relationships, managing community expectations, providing timely information to impacted stakeholders, addressing and correcting misinformation in the public domain, reducing the risk of project delays caused by negative third party interventions and to leave a positive legacy in each community.
  4. Project procurement including engaging consultants and contractors responsible for delivering individual projects, and ensuring best quality services for NSW Schools. Ensure probity processes relating to the issues concerning procurement, contracting arrangements and outcomes are in place, undertaken and reviewed. This includes managing and reporting on the payment of consultants and contractors in accordance with legislation and contracts.
  5. Project team to ensure the correct statutory planning approval path is identified and undertaken for individual projects and programs including consultation with local Councils and relevant consent authorities.
  6. Development of effective partnership with clients, service providers, consultants and suppliers all phases of projects from inception to completion, including the identification and effective management of emerging risks that might impede the successful achievement of projects outcome. This includes overseeing and monitoring scope, time, cost and quality of projects from inception to handover.
  7. Accurate and timely reports on the progress of the programs as required to the Senior Project Director, the Executive Steering Committee, and the Minister’s Office.
Next Steps 

This is for an immediate start so do not delay APPLY now below, or email for further information.

Ronny Thai
Recruitment Consultant
Number: 0449 790 116
Suite 1.15, 98 Gloucester Street,
The Rocks, Sydney NSW, 2000 Australia

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Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. SPONSORSHIP IS NOT AVAILABLE for this role. Australian PR or Citizenship is required.