Sales Support Project Manager

Recruiter
Location
Melbourne, Victoria
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Nov 2016
Closes
04 Jan 2017
Ref
16000398_9
Sector
Renewables
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Do you want to be part of the high-paced, international work environment of Vestas, the global leader in wind energy? Your achievements will change the world's energy mix and help preserve our planet for future generations.

Operations
Construction

The key purpose of this role is to provide construction and project management support to our Sales division during the tender phase of Wind Farm projects.

Responsibilities:
  • Review of tender documentation and provide strategy for costing and time estimates.
  • Prepare pricing of Vestas' Project Management and construction activities for wind farms.
  • Obtain pricing of civil and electrical balance of plant work, logistics and cranes.
  • Provide detailed analysis of the pricing to maintain competitiveness.
  • Liaise with project teams and subcontractors to achieve optimum project delivery schedule.
  • Assess project risk management.
  • Develop and maintain detailed pricing and estimating tools to achieve accurate pricing models and databases.
  • Review construction methodology to ensure continuous improvement in pricing.

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor in Commerce or Engineering (Essential).
  • Project Management or Finance qualification (Desirable).
  • Managed teams in a major infrastructure project environment.
  • Management and reporting of budgetary requirements.
  • Management of complex infrastructure contracts.
  • Negotiation with major stakeholders, both clients / contractors.
  • Experience in high pressure environment.
  • Experience in construction of Wind farms.

Competencies:
  • Advanced MS Office.
  • Verbal and written communication / negotiation.
  • Relationship building, both internal and external.
  • Business acumen.
  • Decision making to create action.
  • Continual system improvement.
  • Trouble shooting.
  • Proactive view and practical approach toward role.
  • Strong analytical ability.
  • Well-organised and planned.
  • Team orientation.
  • Energetic and enthusiastic approach.

What we offer:

You'll have the opportunity to help strengthen the position of Vestas in a key market for the company with excellent perspectives of growth. Join Vestas and you'll cultivate your career in an inspiring environment at the world's leading wind turbine producer, which has an ongoing dedication to sustainability. We value individual initiative, the desire to take on responsibility, and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. At Vestas your success is our success.

Additional information:

Primary work location is Melbourne, Australia.
National and international travel will be required.

You can apply online by clicking on the "Apply Online" button at the top or button of this page.

WIND. IT MEANS THE WORLD TO US.
By joining Vestas, you join the only global energy company dedicated 100% to wind energy. Together with our customers, we have installed more than 51.000 turbines in over 70 countries, and we remain committed to increase that number via our superior, cost-effective wind technologies, products and services.

Since Vestas was founded in 1979, Vestas has achieved a market-leading position with more than 75 GW of installed wind turbines or around 19% of total global capacity.

Every day, everyone at Vestas works to make Vestas the undisputed global wind leader and the world's energy mix more sustainable - join us, and be part of ensuring a sustainable future for our planet.