Senior Project Manager, Rail Operations

Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 1 day ago
Contact: Vanessa Knispel
Reference: 189060_1541650559

About the Company
A large and well known Australian business, providing an integrated customer experience to its services.

About the Role
As the Senior Project Manager, you will manage and deliver a range of operations and business projects that that aim to improve the accountability of the business. You will with a range of stakeholders in a highly industrialised environment.


  • Manage the planning and delivery of complex projects
  • Work with stakeholders to confirm that project scope is sufficient
  • Work with industrial relations and union stakeholders
  • Manage the implementation of the project plan to meet scope, time, cost, quality and safety requirements
  • Ensure quality products are delivered to the business
  • Develop detailed project budget and forecast cash flows/milestones from
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant safety and quality standards
  • Ensure that project risks, issues, dependencies and impediments are managed
  • Manage a diverse range of stakeholders
  • Evaluate and report on project status
  • Implement effective stakeholder communications strategy


  • Experienced as a Senior Project Manager
  • Experience in managing complex fast paced projects ideally up to $5m in value
  • Must have Program/Project Manager qualification
  • Experience in Rail Operations is required
  • Must have experience in Industrialised environments and have worked with Unions and stakeholders
  • Experienced in delivering major projects, including business case development, planning and establishment, design and build, managing integration and transition arrangements and operational readiness
  • Experienced in project documentation
  • Experience delivering large complex programs
  • Experience managing subcontractors and vendors
  • Ability to establish relationships, influence and work in partnership with stakeholders
  • Strong compliance and safety knowledge

Please APPLY NOW to Vanessa Knispel with your full resume in Word format for consideration as this role closes Monday 12th November

To be eligible for this opportunity, you must be an Australian Permanent Resident or Citizen as my client does not sponsor visas.

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Vanessa Knispel quoting reference: 189060

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