Client Side Project Manager -Education Institution

Job title : Client Side Project Manager -Education Institution
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Salary : base plus super and salary loading
Contact name : James Shiells
Contact email :
Job reference : 1246691
We have exclusively partnered with Australian Catholic University who possess a large property portfolio in Melbourne's CBD and Australia wide. This group have an on-going Capital Development Program consisting of major and minor fitout, refurbishment and new build projects. Our client is looking to recruit a Project Manager to join their in-house Development & Capital Project Division.
Joining the existing team as a Client Side Project Manager you will play a lead role in the management of projects from brief development through to completion across fit-out, refurbishment, relocations and major new-build projects. You will be responsible for extensive stakeholder engagement to develop project briefs and prepare and present business cases to senior management. Utilising your expert communication skills you will build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders, and will manage a diverse team of consultants and builders.

The ideal candidate for this role will have the following experience / skillset:
  • Proven track record in the delivery of built form projects on the Eastern Seaboard
  • Minimum 5 years of professional experience working in architecture, construction, consultancy or a client side organisation. 
  • Tertiary qualifications in Architecture, Engineering or Construction.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and specifically the ability to prepare and present business cases to senior management
  • Expert stakeholder engagement
This is an opportunity to join a leading and well known institution as a Client Side Project Manager and work on a diverse range of minor and major capital projects. This role will provide exposure to full project lifecycle and offers professional development and a clear structure for career progression. On offer is an attractive salary package, excellent corporate benefits and a flexible working environment. 
Please call James Shiells on 0411 256 983 or e-mail