Senior Project Manager, City Projects
Renewal SA has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Project Manager to join our Major Projects and Pipeline team working as part of the City Projects team.
In this highly influential and strategic role, you will be responsible for the complex project management of developments and capital works within high profile, high traffic areas including the redevelopment of Festival Plaza and rejuvenation of the Adelaide Railway Station.
In addition to the oversight of capital works in Festival Plaza, you will contribute to the development and implementation of an operational maintenance and lifecycle schedule for the new public realm, event spaces and supporting infrastructure, as well as assisting with the development and implementation of a curation model and place strategy.
You will also lead the procurement and project management of capital works in and around the Adelaide Railway Station such as refurbishment and shopfront uplift for existing tenancies, fit-out and tenanting of new tenancies, heritage restoration, and the implementation of signage and wayfinding strategies.
Who we are looking for
As an experienced project leader, you will possess effective and high level stakeholder engagement skills and will have the confidence to negotiate and influence decision making processes in order to achieve project objectives.
The ability to manage and confidently report to key internal, external stakeholders and third parties at all levels on program/project scope, cost, time, risk, social and environmental will be critical.
As this is a high impact public space, sound understanding of spaces for public use, and knowledge of public safety will be extremely advantageous.
Your skills will ideally be supported by tertiary qualifications in project management, urban planning or construction. Experience in a similar level role within the development industry is required.
Renewal SA is an equal opportunity employer and applications from First Nations, people with disability and people of all gender identities are encouraged.
Renewal SA exists to improve the lives of South Australians now and into the future by leading, supporting and driving investment and growth through property and projects. Our desire is for South Australia to have a strong economy and be a great place to live; and we believe property and development projects are key contributors to ensuring this is a reality.
We are delivering some of the state’s largest urban development projects such as the transformation of the former Royal Adelaide Hospital site to Lot Fourteen, a global innovation precinct; the redevelopment of Festival Plaza, set to become South Australia’s premier destination for entertainment, culture and the arts in the heart of Adelaide Riverbank; Bowden, an inner-city former industrial site that is fast becoming a highly sought-after residential and entertainment precinct; the award-winning Tonsley Innovation District on a former car factory site; the revitalisation of Port Adelaide into a thriving maritime precinct; and the rejuvenation of the historic Adelaide Railway Station.
How to apply
Please submit your application to SEEK with the following attached:
- a cover letter (no more than two pages) outlining your experience relevant to the role
- a current résumé
Applications close at 9.00 am on Monday, 27 September 2021.
Please email any queries to RenewalSA.PeopleCulture@sa.gov.au in the first instance, or contact Renewal SA’s People and Culture team on 08 8207 1417.