Arup Project Manager in Victoria, Australia

A career at Arup offers you the chance to make a positive difference in the world. Independently owned and independently minded, we attract a diverse mix of people to work on ground breaking projects around the world.

About the role

An exciting opportunity has opened up for a Project Manager to join the Arup Melbourne office. This role will see you having responsibility for a nominated portfolio of school capital works projects to oversee progression through the design stage by conducting milestone reviews. You will have the opportunity to work as an integral part of the Indec-Arup Portfolio Management team to deliver best-practice program and portfolio management services to the Victorian Department of Education and Training (DET).

About you

You will have:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in engineering, architecture, project management, business or similar;

  • Commercial skills to set budgets, monitor costs, progress and forecasts;

  • Knowledge of, and willingness to develop, core project management skills;

  • Able to write clear, concise reports and correspondence to convey key messages;

  • Ability to independently undertake project analysis, and report on results;

  • Experience in working as part of a team to deliver projects;

  • Proficient use of Microsoft products including Outlook, Word, Excel (intermediate to advanced level) and Project;

  • Experience in using web based project management platforms highly desirable.

About us

Arup are an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists offering a broad range of professional services. Founded in 1946 in the UK, Arup came to Australia in 1963 to undertake the structural design of the Sydney Opera House and we now employ over 1700 staff across Australasia and over 13,000 globally.

Here at Arup we recognise that our people are the key to our success. We work flexibly and have an array of benefits including activity based working, profit share program, birthday leave, discounts with over 300 retailers, life and income protection, regular social activities – the benefits of working for Arup are truly rewarding with a key focus on supporting a healthy work/life balance.

For your chance to be involved in an organisation that is going places, an organisation that gives you plenty of opportunities to get involved with the community and have a real impact on the projects we are involved with as well as the opportunity for global exposure please click apply to head to our website and register your interest.

“It is not the wish to expand, but the quest for quality which has brought us to this position… to do work of quality, we must have people of quality. There are many kinds of quality, and there are many kinds of job to do, so we must have many kinds of people, each of which can do their own job well.” Ove Arup, 1970.

Job: Project Management

Title: Project Manager

Location: Australia-Victoria-Melbourne

Requisition ID: MEL000073