KBR Director Major Projects in NSW, Australia
Title: Director Major Projects
Job Number: 1052846
As KBR APAC continues to grow its project portfolio across its Engineering and Construction businesses we are keen to recruit a Director of Major Projects. The successful candidate should have a strong project and program management background combined with excellent commercial acumen and a track record of bring new project opportunities to fruition
Reporting to the Market Sector Director Transport and Buildings
it is envisaged the successful candidate will bring to the table a solid track record in Bid Management, Business Development and project delivery.
The successful candidate will be a key leader in KBR’s team
As this is a senior position within KBR we expect the successful candidate will bring a number of key skills to the table and be able to effectively work across a number of key areas of the business including;
Developing key relationships with our clients and potential clients including construction companies, key government departments and other areas where KBR’s services can be utilized.
Acting as Project Director or Alliance Manager on key projects
Lead the bid process on significant projects
Oversee the delivery of major projects
Work with the commercial team to maximize our return from the major projects
Mentor and develop less experienced project engineers and managers
Deliver the optimum commercial outcomes for KBR on the key projects
Be a key part of introducing innovation and improvement such as Digital Engineering
Relevant tertiary qualifications in Engineering, construction or commerce
Significant experience working in a similar role within a large engineering and/or construction organisation
A solid background in project delivery
Experience across the full project lifecycle on both greenfield and brownfield sites
Demonstrated high level negotiation skills
Ability and desire to mentor and develop project staff
Strong leadership, verbal and written communication skills
Sound client facing skills with the ability to maintain and develop client relationships.
Benefits of KBR:
KBR is committed to supporting the professional development of permanent staff at every stage of their career through in-house training, personnel development programs and structured career paths.
We bring over half a century of Australian Engineering innovation together with proven project management processes and tools from complex project delivery across the globe.
A full services organization we support our clients to seamlessly transition their infrastructure projects from conceptual design through procurement, logistics, construction management, commissioning and handover.
Please click the ‘Apply’ button to lodge your application. For a confidential discussion about this role please feel free to call Jim Cooper on 0427 823 163.
Job: Project Management/Operations