Golder Associates Study Manager - Mining in Milton, Australia
At Golder, we thrive on challenges.
Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.
An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Study Manager based in Brisbane or Perth . This will provide you the opportunity to be involved in all stages of a project’s lifecycle for mining projects across the Globe.
Our people go out of their way to help our clients and one another succeed with exposure from a wide variety of project types. There will be no two days that are alike and the ability to learn from the very best across the Globe is like no other.
Key duties and responsibilities include:
Leading and managing large, multi-disciplinary projects that include but not limited to high levels of complexity in financial risk, safety and security in high risk countries;
Consulting with key stakeholders and team members to map out the key scope and deliverables for the study;
Analysing, problem solving and guiding the team to focus on the key drivers, to define and achieve the study objectives, for achieving success on its completion;
Guiding and mentoring multi-discipline teams with their messaging and preparation for client as well as internal review processes/presentations;
Instilling diversity of thought within the team to challenge and adapt old and new approaches and processes to solve problems and find best solutions to project management;
Overseeing projects under the client’s Terms and Conditions which may require rigorous negotiation and review;
Taking projects from original concept through to final implementation;
Creating project budgets, using appropriate software, for projects with gross revenue in excess of $5 million;
Developing the project scope and objectives, as well as clarifying the role and function of each team member in order to effectively co-ordinate the activities of the team;
Assembling project teams and assigning individuals tasks, and identifying and securing appropriate resources where needed;
Determining when adaptability and flexibility are required in the development of project scope;
Identifying, monitoring, and mitigating risk on projects where the client may not have a full understanding of the project risks;
Providing regular progress reports for clients, project teams and other internal and external stakeholders; and
Exhibiting role model behaviors related to HSSE, business needs, and team development.
Skills, Qualifications, and Experience:
Tertiary qualified in Engineering, Science, Environmental or related discipline coupled with at least 15 years’ experience in Study Management and/or Project Management within the mining industry;
Demonstrated experience developing multi-disciplinary project budgets, financial tracking and change management related to scopes of work;
Demonstrated experience in managing large multi-discipline teams with a focus on developing capability;
Experience in identifying and mitigating against project risks and developing risk registers;
Expertise in project planning, numerical tracking and analysis (using MS suite of programs, or similar programs);
Highly organized, adaptable leader who is calm under pressure, and has a proven focus on the management of clients and subcontractors.
Your benefits at Golder will include:
Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result;
Competitive benefits and remuneration packages;
Opportunity to deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment;
Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects.
Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading specialised employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 155 offices in more than 40 countries, Golder's 7,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialised skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply for this role.
Please note: Golder does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies.
Title: Study Manager - Mining
Requisition ID: 20001689