Senior Manager, Commercial Project Delivery

Job posted: 22/06/2022
Applications close: 02/07/2022 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Development Victoria

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Projects

Reference: 462

Reference: 462

Occupation: Projects

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

At Development Victoria, we work flexibly and value diversity, and we invite you to talk to us about any preferences or adjustments you may value or require to either our recruitment process or the role itself. If you identify as a person with disability, please let us know how we can provide additional support to your application.

About the role

We are looking for a Senior Manager, Commercial Project Delivery to join our Civic Infrastructure team and assist with the delivery of iconic, state shaping projects.

The Senior Manager, Commercial Project Delivery is responsible for developing and managing appropriate project reporting systems and processes. In addition, to providing advice and oversight over procurement and contract management activities undertaken by the project delivery teams. The Senior Manager – Commercial Project Delivery is a first point of contact for the Development Victoria Operations and Legal, Risk and Procurement Divisions.  

Working closely with the Project Directors the Senior Manager, Commercial Project Delivery has the opportunity to influence and provide high level strategic advice on commercial matters and advice in the development of the project procurement strategy, including contracting models and contract documentation, governance framework, tender submissions, reporting and continuous improvement.

Job Description

About you

  • You have a tertiary qualification in commercial law, business or construction law or a related discipline
  • You are experienced in negotiating, managing and resolving commercial issues that arise in the delivery of multi-million dollar projects within specific timelines.
  • You are comfortable using your analytical skills to deal with complex legal, commercial and contractual arrangements inherent within the Partnerships Victoria model.
  • You have demonstrated experience in public sector project delivery and a sound understanding of the Victorian Government’s key Partnerships Victoria policy documents and commercial principles.
  • You have high level advisory, negotiation, written and interpersonal communication skills, with the proven ability to work effectively within a politically sensitive environment.
  • You are looking for a truly flexible workplace with a supportive leadership team where you will be acknowledged and rewarded.
  • You are excited to work with dynamic leaders in positive workplace culture with opportunities for professional development


Does this sound like you?

Please apply with your resume and a single-paged cover letter or for a confidential discussion, contact Bridget Totterdell on 03 8317 3586.

Desired Skills and Experience

About Us

At Development Victoria we’re passionate about making Victoria a great place to be.

We create vibrant places across our state, through diverse and strategic property development and urban renewal projects.

As the Victorian Government’s development arm, we revitalise iconic public buildings, create important cultural and recreational facilities and repurpose public land, for all Victorians.

We also build great homes and communities where people and business can thrive, catering for different budgets, lifestyles and people - designed to be sustainable and affordable.

We help create a better Victoria.


Our Culture

At Development Victoria we provide unique and rewarding career opportunities, enhanced by our diverse range of projects that really matter to people and to the future of our state – making every work day worthwhile.

We actively encourage sharing of knowledge and best practice across our teams. We respect and value every individual’s talents and contribution and harness these strengths to collectively achieve the kind of results we can all be proud of.

Development Victoria is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to making employment related decisions without bias or discrimination.

The preferred candidate will be required to complete a national police records check and provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination status prior to an offer of employment being made.

Senior Manager, Commercial Project Delivery

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

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Senior Manager, Commercial Project Delivery