General Manager - Strategic Asset and Property Investment

Job Title: General Manager - Strategic Asset and Property Investment
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Melbourne
Salary: $140000 - $180000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-11-12
Reference: JO-1810-91765-2
Contact Name: Paris Plompen
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 12, 2018 15:57

Job Description

  • Client side role with an Aged Care Provider
  • Strong pipeline of future work with a diversity of projects
  • Report to the CEO
The Organisation
Our client based in the western suburbs has serviced the Victorian community for over 25 years, providing support and high quality aged care services to people from a diverse range of backgrounds.  With a focus on cultural diversity and inclusion, people are at the heart and core of everything they do. With approximately 700 staff across multiple sites the organisation works true to its values of compassion, respect, positivity and to provide the best care possible to staff, residents and families.
The Role
Our client is seeking a General Manager - Strategic Asset and Property Development to successfully lead a diverse range of construction projects. You will be joining the organisation as they embark on an exciting journey to develop a number of live operational and future greenfield sites. In this newly created role, you will oversee a capital program in excess of $20million+ and work closely with the team to put in place the framework for future developments.
Reporting directly to the CEO, you will represent the organisation’s interests and provide advisory support on development projects. Being involved from initial concept through to hand-over, you will ensure projects are effectively managed and are delivered on time, within budget and to a high quality.
As the pioneering leader for the organisation in this space, you will develop the capability of staff through your experience and leadership and assist the organisation to successfully navigate the nuances and complexities of delivering these projects. With executive level buy-in and support for your role, you will build a project management system tailored to your needs and report regularly on the progress of the diverse range of projects.
About You
You have extensive experience in the management and delivery of major capital works projects and have an outstanding ability to manage multiple projects effectively. Having led teams in the past, you are an inspiring leader that has the ability to build the capability of those around you and you proactively engage with key stakeholders. You have a track record of successfully managing building contractors, engineers, architects and consultants and are known for your ability to negotiate and drive for value for your projects.
If you are seeking a role that allows you to progress your career without compromising your lifestyle and you are keen to join an organisation that is truly making a difference in the community, this role could be for you.
What next?
To apply for this role, please go to and search for the job title in the Job Seekers tab. For further information or a confidential discussion, please contact Seamus Scanlon on (03) 9929 9589 or Sandra Kerr on (03) 9929 9528.