For more than a century, The University of Queensland has educated and worked with outstanding people to deliver knowledge leadership for a better world. Across our 4 campuses, UQ's 7,410 staff and 55,000+ students deliver and experience unparalleled teaching, learning and research excellence that creates positive change globally. UQ ranks among the world's top universities and this role plays a pivotal part in creating and maintaining a world class campus to support their reputation.
About This Opportunity
We are currently searching for an experienced Director, Development & Project Delivery to implement and manage the University's capital and general building programs. With a current development pipeline in excess of $750mil, this role will have a strong focus on driving development outcomes across 4 major new build projects, whilst also developing a strong team culture. Leading the delivery team, you will provide strategic leadership in the management of all building and infrastructure projects from inception to completion in order to support the operational and strategic goals of the University.
The successful candidate will be a commercially astute executive leader with demonstrated experience in a similar role. You will be able to demonstrate the ability to successfully deliver high value construction projects and show a high level of understanding across all construction and design related professions and the inter-relations in construction delivery. Your technical experience will be complimented by the ability to drive outcomes and the successful demonstration of the ability to negotiate, consult and resolve conflict.
All final applicants for this position may be asked to consent to a criminal record check.
At UQ we know that our greatest strengths come from our diverse mix of colleagues, this is reflected in our ongoing commitment to creating an environment focused on equity, diversity and inclusion. We ensure that we are always attracting, retaining and promoting colleagues who are representative of the diversity in our broader community, whether that be gender identity, LGBTQIA+, cultural and/or linguistic, Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples, or people with a disability.
The University of Queensland is partnering with Capstone Recruitment for the appointment of the Director, Development & Project Delivery.
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