PMO Manager - Engineering Projects

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Salary: Flexible working
Contact: Dale Young

Who will you work for?
A major player in the Petrochemical Bulk Handling & Storage industry within Australia. The head office is based in Melbourne's CBD and they have operational locations in all major cities.

What's the opportunity?
Reporting to the National Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for managing the Project Management framework to support all capital investment and maintenance activities for the business.

You will lead project performance reporting and program coordination, which incorporates supporting Engineering Managers with the development of site based capital plans whilst producing project reports to increase visibility and governance for the executive team.

Key deliverables:

  • Support the development of minor capital program schedules with Engineering Managers;

  • Support the Major Projects Director in the development, management and delivery of major capital works;

  • Program reporting information including cost, performance and schedule adherence;

  • Act as the source of documentation/reference point for guidance on project management and execution and act as an advocate for better practices in project management;

  • Establish and apply a methodology to project business cases to determine the robustness and return on investment of projects;

  • Monitoring and tracking of project execution through the use of standardised tools, processes and practices;

What will you need to be successful?

  • Significant experience in Project Management, formal qualifications in project management and engineering;

  • Exposure to petrochemical, oil/gas or asset heavy industrial environments with consistent capital investment;

  • Well-developed understanding of modern PM methodologies coupled with proven understanding of project performance tracking, project controls and scheduling;

  • Superior influencing, negotiation and communication abilities coupled with a high degree of commercial acumen;

  • Well-developed leadership abilities including the proven ability to motivate, influence, develop and mentor others;

  • High level of drive and commitment;

What's next?
If you think this opportunity sounds right for you, click APPLY NOW to send your application or contact Dale Young on (03) 8613 3503 for a confidential discussion. If you are open to hearing about new opportunities, feel free to get in touch or sign up for job alerts on our website.

All direct applications or resumes received by our client from external parties will be referred to Six Degrees Executive as the retained recruitment partner on this assignment.