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Project Manager
Job Type: Full Time
Location: NSW - Sydney CBD
Residency: Australian Permanent Residency
Job Reference: KF/1361653
Starting Date: ASAP
Closing Date: 02-Nov-2018
Rate: $NEG
Duration: N/A
Contact: Germaine Lim
  • Work with a collaborative team
  • Flexible and tailored working arrangements available
  • Based in Sydney

Knight Frank is recognised as a leader in property consultancy throughout the world, operating in 58 countries and employing more than 14,000 people worldwide.  In Australia, Knight Frank employs approximately 1,000 professionals in 24 offices. Knight Frank represents its clients in both commercial, Industrial and residential markets, offering professional, agency and consultancy services. 

We have an exciting opportunity for a Client Side (Consultant) Project Manager.  This role will see you sit within the Project Management and Building Consultancy team, where you will be exposed to varied projects and clients across the board.  The successful candidate will have solid Project Management experience in the real estate industry, preferably client side/consultancy, highly organised, tenacious, commercially aware and deadline-driven.

This fast-paced Project Management role will allow you to collaborate with other divisions within the business, which will give our clients a holistic service. We are seeking an enthusiastic team player who is keen to join a successful and growing Project Management team.

The Role:

  • Provide a range of project management services to deliver capex and workspace projects
  • Procurement of project teams, including design consultants, certifiers and others
  • Design management
  • Cost and budget development and management
  • Tender management
  • Contract development and management
  • Involvement in all aspects of key service lines - project management, contract administration, make goods, budget costings
  • Working closely with PMBC Directors to identify growth opportunities
  • Service new business for the department
  • Identify new business opportunities
  • Assist in business pitching and client care

The Person:

  • Degree level qualifications or equivalent in a property related discipline
  • A member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) or equivalent - desirable but not essential 
  • 2 to 5 years' relevant Project Management experience within the commercial property sector
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Ability to maintain good client relationships which result in repeat business and a desire to develop business development skills;
  • Proven ability to meet targets
  • Good understanding of relevant building legislation
  • Good understanding of financial reports, budget development and cost control
  • Good understanding of all procurement routes and ability to manage project delivery from inception to completion
  • Detailed understanding of Building contracts, both in terms of drafting of them and administration
  • Ability to develop and maintain a network of contacts
  • Ability to work autonomously on a project or as part of a wider project team (subject to project size)
  • Good presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Computer literate with key MS software (Word, Excel, Project and PowerPoint)
  • Excellent MS Project skills
  • Innovative and driven and have the ability to uncover, understand and interpret client objectives and provide ‘out of the box' solutions

The Experience:

Knight Frank offers a competitive remuneration package and a supportive environment where you can learn and develop both personally and professionally. This is an excellent opportunity to further your career and join a market leader in the property industry and work in a supportive and cohesive team environment. For the right person Knight Frank will consider sponsorship. At Knight Frank we look to facilitate a flexible working experience within our team and can offer a range of options.

To apply for this exciting opportunity, please click the ‘Apply' button below and include a covering letter with your CV.

To be eligible to apply for this position, you must have a valid Australian or New Zealand work visa.

No recruitment agency enquires please. 

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