Project Lead, Maritime - Military veterans preferred

2021-08-01
Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Sydney
Australia

Title:

Project Lead, Maritime

The Company

Kellogg Brown and Root (KBR) is a leading Defence and Government professional services provider. KBR Australia has been engaged in working with Defence and Defence Industry for over 20 years and has core competencies in program and project management, engineering, asset management, integrated logistics support, procurement and training solutions, and provides in-depth expertise to a wide range of projects within the Defence sector.

The Role

As Project Lead, you will be responsible in leading a large, diverse and multi-disciplinary team consisting of engineers, ILS, commercial, asset management, data and configuration specialists with varied levels of expertise to ultimately achieve capability outcomes within the maritime enterprise.

A focus on building relationships, managing KBR’s partnerships and maintaining client satisfaction will be key to this role, with a view to maximising business opportunities within the agreed operating structure.

Additionally this role will have responsibility for budgeting and cost management of the enterprise, as well as risk management, reporting, governance and quality assurance.

Required Qualifications, Experience and Knowledge

  • Extensive experience in management of deliverables-based projects
  • Strong people management and stakeholder management skills
  • Demonstrated experience within Defence and/or Defence Industry
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in management of finances, contracts and performance reporting
  • Professional project management qualifications highly desirable
  • Australian Citizen with a current AGSVA clearance or the ability to obtain one

Benefits of KBR

KBR is committed to supporting the professional development of staff at every stage of their career through in-house training, performance rewards and structured career paths. We offer a competitive package of lifestyle benefits that include family-friendly work hours. KBR is a quality assured equal opportunity employer.

KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and solutions across the asset and program life cycle within the government services and technology sectors. KBR employs approximately 28,000 people worldwide with customers in more than 80 countries and operations in 40 countries. ?

KBR is proud to work with customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, and long- term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver.

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