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Associate Director Project Controls

Organisation/Entity: Projects
Job Category:
  • Senior Executive | Director
Job Location:
  • Sydney Region / Sydney City
Job Reference Number: 00007BGL
Work Type: Full-Time
Number of Positions: 1
Total Remuneration Package: Transport Service Grade x ($xx,xxx - $xx,xxx), plus employer's contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading.
Contact: sunitha.kodali@transport.nsw.gov.au - Sunitha Kodali
Closing Date: 20/10/2019 - 11:59 PM


Associate Director Project Controls 

  • Be part of a once-in-a-generation infrastructure investment in NSW
  • Exciting opportunity to join the City and Southwest PMO team
  • Fixed Term role (up to 36 months) – based in Sydney Metro’s modern CBD offices

Transport for NSW is delivering a once-in-a-century investment in new infrastructure and services, including Sydney Metro. As a NSW Government statutory authority, Sydney Metro has been tasked with developing, delivering and operating Sydney’s new world-class metro railway system. 

The first line of this new fully automated railway opened earlier this year. By 2024 Sydney Metro will have delivered 31 metro stations and more than 66 kms of metro rail. Planning is also underway for future metro lines which will shape the way Australia’s largest city travels, making Sydney Metro one of the most iconic public transport projects in the nation’s history.

The opportunity

We have an opportunity for an Associate Director Project Controls to join Sydney Metro’s City and Southwest PMO team.  Reporting to the  Director Project Management Office, you will lead and manage elements of Integrated Project Controls across multiple Implementation Groups within the City and Southwest project.


The  role will drive accurate, consistent and timely reporting and analysis on the status of the Project, to facilitate successful project and program delivery, including all critical project and program delivery interfaces with other divisions and agencies within TfNSW.


The role holder may have both direct reports and manage a team of Project Controls consultants, within a matrix structure and is expected to have extensive experience and a corresponding gravitas that will enable them to successfully both influence and hold to account colleagues at all levels across the Project in relation to Project Controls best practice.

About you
  • You are a proven professional looking for a career-defining opportunity to build a legacy for generations to come.
  • Appropriate tertiary qualifications in construction, engineering, finance or related fields from a recognised tertiary institution.
  • You will have demonstrated experience in the development and delivery of integrated project controls with in complex rail and/or major  infrastructure projects.
  • Ability to monitor, interpret schedules and other project changes and forecast their impact on project costs
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills with a high attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritise tasks and the allocation of resources to achieve best for project outcomes.
  • Ability to build collaborative relationships across a wide variety of stakeholders, contractors and service providers. 
  • Highly organised individual with a collaborative and persuasive approach to project management.
  • Most importantly, you are motivated by the opportunity to be an integral part of the success of Australia’s biggest public transport project and make a real difference for communities through delivering  a safe and reliable transport system.


TSSE Band 1A Level: An attractive remuneration package will be negotiated with the successful candidate

Our Commitment to Diversity

Great people come from all walks of life. At Transport for NSW, we are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and flexible workforce which reflects the community and the customers we serve.

We welcome and encourage applications from all people regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, cultural background, or sexual orientation.

How to apply

To apply for this position, please submit your most up to date resume  and Cover  Letter (Cover Letter no more than two pages) highlighting your relevant skills and experience.


Please note: The successful candidate may need to undertake background checks and criminal record checks.

For more information on how to apply for a role in the NSW Public Sector please click here or for more information on Sydney Metro  please click on link provided.

Should you have enquiries about the role, please contact Sunitha Kodali on sunitha.kodali@transport.nsw.gov.au.


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Applications close: 20th Oct 2019