Senior Manager Asset Management - SA Water

Location Adelaide, South Australia
Job Type Permanent
Reference JO-2104-103939_1619765179
Posted 6 days ago
  • Bring strategic, future focused leadership to a state wide operation
  • A key senior leadership role that will suit a contemporary leader
  • Drive best practice and leading-edge innovations

SA Water is a public corporation committed to providing world class water and sewerage services to the state of South Australia with more than 1.7 million customers.

A diverse customer-centred organisation, consisting of around 1,500 passionate and self-motivated people, SA Water value and embrace fresh thinking and innovation. They are passionate and dedicated to protecting and managing the state's water resources across a $14 billion network of assets, including 27,000 kilometres of water mains, more than 40 water treatment plants, four major desalination plants and 32 reservoirs and weirs. In addition to providing these essential services, SA Water provides water testing services nationally through the Australian Water Quality Centre brand.

An exciting opportunity now exists to join this dynamic and collaborative organisation as their next Senior Manager Asset Management. Reporting to the future focussed, contemporary General Manager Sustainable Infrastructure, this is your opportunity to develop and operationalise a leading-edge Asset Management Strategy and Infrastructure Planning Strategy that optimise whole of lifecycle investment and delivery programs. In conjunction you will develop an innovative customer centred and risk based Asset Management framework while leading the digital enablement of Asset Management systems to drive optimised savings and efficiencies that deliver best practice customer and community value. Concurrently you will build and maintain effective stakeholder relationships while providing empowering leadership to an effective and collaborative team.

To be considered for this enviable opportunity, SA Water are seeking a strategic contemporary leader with a thirst for pushing boundaries that drive future focused efficiencies and service excellence. You demonstrate considerable experience working in an organisation that has a significant asset base with extensive knowledge of strategic infrastructure asset management and systems planning and you are proficient at linking whole of lifecycle: strategy, operations and customer outcomes. You demonstrate extemporary communication skills and are adept at establishing credible and collaborative relationships with key stakeholders and you are highly regarded for your people leadership and focus on driving high performance and collaboration in your teams.

SA Water believe great outcomes for their customers are best delivered by a diverse and inclusive team that reflects their community. That's why they encourage people from diverse cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, to apply and join their team.

Davidson Executive are assisting SA Water with this search and appointment. For further information please download the role profile (or copy and paste): To submit an expression of interest, click on "apply now" and upload your CV (note a covering letter is not required). For specific questions or a confidential discussion, please contact Melanie Pecanek on 0408 898 734.