Senior Project Manager (Major Projects) - Bayside City Council

Job Title: Senior Project Manager (Major Projects) - Bayside City Council
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sandringham, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JO-2003-99758_1584076266
Contact Name: Georgie Minas
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 16, 2020 09:14

Job Description

  • Manage a portfolio of major projects
  • Community-focused capital works projects
  • Step in to local council at a senior level

Bayside City Council is a unique municipality renowned for its natural environment, 'village feel' and low density living located south of Melbourne's CBD. Home to over 100,000 residents, Bayside City Council's enduring purpose is: extraordinary places, thriving communities, better futures. Their vision is to become the sector-leading organisation delivering outstanding customer experience and community outcomes. To support this evolution a role has become available for a Senior Project Manager to join the Major Projects team to successfully deliver projects from feasibility to construction.

Reporting to the Major Projects Lead, the Senior Project Manager will apply advanced project and construction management expertise to successfully lead the end-to-end delivery of projects within the Bayside City Council Major Projects portfolio.

With successful project delivery being the key focus, the Project Manager will be responsible for ensuring that projects are completed within timeframes and budget allocations. Procurement and contract management will be a key part of your role, as will internal and external stakeholder management.

Your exposure to contemporary project management issues, legislation, concepts, and techniques will allow you to confidently step into this role, managing a small portfolio of major projects for Bayside City Council. You will have a sound understanding of design and construction methodologies, as well as the ability to confidently manage contractors. Your drive and energy will contribute to the overall success of the project.

Bayside City Council pride themselves on their organisational strategy, values and behaviours, and their commitment to sustainability. The Project Manager will enjoy the challenge of a busy role while also enjoying the satisfaction of contributing to the local community.

To apply for this role, please visit and search for the job. For further information or a confidential discussion, please contact Seamus Scanlon on (03) 9929 9589 or Carla Bent on (03) 9929 9513