Project Director Fishermans Bend - University of Melbourne

Job Title: Project Director Fishermans Bend - University of Melbourne
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Inner Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: flexible working conditions
Start Date: 10/09/2018
Reference: JO-1806-89515_1532579865
Contact Name: Tim Venn
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 26, 2018 14:37

Job Description

The University
The University of Melbourne is consistently ranked as among the best universities in the World and The Melbourne School of Engineeering (MSE) is one of Australia's leading Engineering Schools

The Role

  • The Universtiy of Melbourne has secured approximately 7ha of the former GMH site at Fishermans Bend for a new campus
  • The first stage of the development of this site will be 2.8ha MSE educational precinct
  • The Project Director will focus on place-making, sustainability and creating a living lab through the management of procurement, design and delivery
  • They will build and maintain strong relationships with senior leadership at the University, State and Local Government departments, business representatives, architects, consultancies contractors and research partners

About You

  • A tertiary qualification in Construction, Architecture, Engieering or another related discipline
  • A deep understanding of the commercial built form environment and a proven track record in the delivery of major building projects in Australia
  • Experience with different procurement models (PPP, D&C, GMP)
  • The knowledge and ablity to influence technical design with the goal of market leading sustainability outcomes
  • Excellent financial management skills to prepare business cases and budgets

The Benefits

This is a career defining project where the Project Director to deliver a World class campus that will push the boundaries of sustainable design and add to the prestige of Australia's leading university

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Tim Venn on 03 9929 9549, quoting ref no. JO-1806-89515. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at

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