First time Project Manager - with strong Procurement background

Living Recruitment

Work for a leading Canberra based Award Wining Project Management Company

  • Join an Award Winning Company
  • Do you wish to share and deliver on your own Innovative Ideas
  • Be part of a Solid, Quality team of Construction Professionals
In representing you, we will speak to our clients in a confidential and professional manner.  We will give you honest and timely feedback after each interview so that together we can build on the experience.  Your personal details will not be forwarded to any company without seeking your permission; without compromise. 

Simply put, GAP Resource Management combined with Living Recruitment, offer roles on that other Recruitment Agencies don't.  We are one of the first technical Recruitment Consultancies in Canberra who represent the Building, Construction and Technical industries, and only work with the best.  Our clients are 100% committed to their staff, safety and are at the forefront of Canberra's leading construction projects.

The Role:

Our Client is a well-known Canberra based project and construction management company who has been established for more than 20 years. They have won numerous building awards and are continuously gaining respect from clients who become repeat clients, industry experts and peers. Their portfolio of works includes residential developments and commercial builds.

As a first time Project Manager, you will report directly to the Owners and Directors and immediately gain the support required to effectively manage the company's procurement. In addition, you will facilitate and support all  construction programming, scheduling, financial reporting, contracts, quality and WHS as well as client and consultant liaison.

The successful applicant will possess:
  • Minimum 5 years high-end residential and/or commercial building experience in a similar role 
  • Industry specific territory qualifications
  • Be dedicated to all aspects of WHS and Compliance
  • Strong leadership and negotiation skills
  • Experience using Buildsoft, Timberline, Jobpac or Cheops would be a significant advantage
  • Ability to communicate well and develop sound client and subcontractor relationships
You must also be comfortable with preparing monthly reports, attending PCG meetings, understand head and subcontract documents, and be proficient in the accurate preparation of writing scopes.

Please forward your resume and covering letter to Bronwyn Dawson and Grace Tosic.
GAP Resource Management is not a volume driven business, we pride ourselves on the quality of services we provide. We build careers and relationships based on integrity and trust. We will be able to assist you with 1) Resume or CV presentation, 2) Interview preparation and 3) Salary / Remuneration advice.

We are a Canberra based Recruitment Service dedicated to supporting the individual needs of those working in the Building, Construction and Technologies industries. Aligned to a specific few key Project and Construction Management companies we are committed to finding the "right" position for you.
GAP Resource Management and Living Recruitment are locally owned and operated specialist services working throughout Australia and New Zealand.

We support gender equality within the workplace, including equal remuneration between women and men.

We also encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from different cultural backgrounds and people with disabilities.