First listed on: 05 April 2021

Project Director -Multi-billion dollar Renewable Energy Project


Our client is embarking on one of the most exciting Renewable Energy projects globally, to provide low cost renewable energy for local and export markets. Currently they are undertaking the planning, Engineering design and commercial assessment to supply high capacity, competitive, stably priced and dispatchable renewable electricity to loads in the northern Australia and South-East Asian regions.

About the role:

As a result of the expansion of their core team of specialists, the organisation is seeking Project Director, with proven experience in leading multi-billion projects. The role would support all aspects of development

To be successful in this role, you are considered a world leading infrastructure project director, and are a respected leader of large teams of engineers. You have successfully managed one or more multi-billion-dollar infrastructure projects on-time and to budget and come with at least 20 years of project management experience, probably in the oil and gas industry.

Key Attributes & Required Experience:

  • Proven senior leadership and positive behaviours to support both delivery and growth within the business.
  • Lead and develop a large multi-disciplinary team.
  • Take accountability and ownership of the successful and safe delivery of the project and professional services frameworks
  • Strong stakeholder engagement skills with the ability to manage their expectations and build trusted relationships
  • Creation of an open and collaborative environment forming integrated project teams with client and partner organisations
  • Set clear direction and goals for delivery teams. Provide space and latitude for teams to achieve their objectives
  • Establishment and chairing of project governance reviews

Essential Experience and Qualifications:

  • Senior experience in a major global engineering firm
  • Proven experience managing complex projects across borders.
  • Civil and/or electrical graduate engineering degree
  • Client-side experience as the Project Director

Highly regarded experience:

  • Experience as the project director on a HVDC submarine cable project OR
  • Experience as the project director on a large-scale solar farm and
  • Experience in Northern Australia, Singapore and/or Indonesia

This is an exciting, well rounded and dynamic role for the right candidate and presents a great opportunity to become entrenched as a key permanent employee. An attractive salary with equity and relocation assistance will be on offer. You must eligible to work in Australia and/or Singapore.

For further information or a confidential discussion, please contact Liz Floyd +61 450 692 866 or

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