- Make an enduring impact in this senior leadership role
- Exciting new High-profile role shaping the future of public housing
- Oversee and deliver a significant program of works
About the organisation
The Department of Health and Human Services works to achieve the best health, wellbeing and safety for all Victorians. The Housing Division of the Department provides a dedicated portfolio focus on housing, and best-practice leadership for project delivery across housing and human services portfolios, including social housing initiatives.
About the role
In this newly created position, the Director, Delivery will play a significant leadership role in overseeing the design, construction, development and delivery of the Housing Division’s projects. This includes implementing strong project management across design, project planning and financing to ensure a large program of works are delivered on time and budget. The appointee will oversee procurement, and ensure projects meet design and quality standards, while meeting the end-user needs. As part of the project design and completion process, the appointee will build productive relationships across all levels of government, community housing providers and a range of external vendors and partners. Responsible for advising at the Ministerial and Secretarial level concerning the progress of projects, the Director, Delivery will proactively identify strategic risks and find solutions in a timely manner this high-profile program of works.
Tertiary qualified in property, construction or a related field, you have demonstrated experience at the executive level in leading and managing high-performing teams within the construction or public sector environments. This includes demonstrated success in the planning, management and successful delivery of multi-million dollar projects or programs of work with a civil or social infrastructure focus. You are a natural influencer with the ability to get buy-in and support from a range of stakeholders while building strong working relationships. As an authentic leader, you contribute to strategic planning and culture in a positive manner to achieve best-practice in delivering outstanding outcomes. Leverage your superior project management and commercial capabilities to lead major housing initiatives that will deliver a significant social benefit at state level.
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