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Project Manager - Papua New Guinea

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Morobe, Papua New Guinea

Negotiable (PGK)


Project Manager - Papua New Guinea

  • 3 year fixed term contract
  • Based in Lae
  • Major capital works project & varied scope of work

Our client is a household name in Papua New Guinea, currently undergoing an exciting period of expansion which is leading to the construction of new facilities.

A key position exists for an experienced Project Manager to manage the day-to-day delivery of a major capital works project in Lae, Papua New Guinea.

  • Fantastic 3 year project to add to your portfolio
  • Be supported by an experienced Senior Project Manager and engineering team in Lae
  • Opportunity to deliver a project from design through to final handover

Key requirements for the role include strong experience in project management, from contract administration through to project controls, cost management and governance.

You will need to ensure costs are closely controlled, liaise with relevant local authorities, manage external contractors and collaborate closely with operations and senior management to deliver the project. You will oversee a team of engineers, contractors, operations and construction staff and will require strong leadership and communication skills.

Key requirements

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil, Mechanical or Structural preferred) or similar qualification
  • 8 - 10 years' experience in construction, project management and engineering roles (experience in manufacturing environments highly regarded)
  • Demonstrated experience in project controls, project and cost management and contract administration
  • Experience with project management tools and software (eg. SAP)
  • Ability to influence and negotiate - you have fantastic written and verbal communication skills
  • You are motivated, love a challenge and are driven by results.
  • You are a citizen of Papua New Guinea

If you believe you have the relevant skills and experience to match the above requirement, our team is keen to get in touch with you. To submit your application, please click 'APPLY' and submit your most recent CV in Microsoft Word format.

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