Project Director

Melbourne, Australia
Delivery – Technical Delivery
Permanent Full Time
Who We Are

Unispace is a global architecture, planning and design firm with integrated project delivery capabilities. We seamlessly unite strategy, design, delivery and project management to ensure an exceptional client experience. Our culture is open, collaborative, and built on talent and experience that spans the globe. We enable our teams to provide diverse, fresh perspectives and to be courageous in challenging conventions of the way we work, live and learn. 

As the Technical Principal of Victoria you’ll be given the opportunity to work on $multi-million projects that make coming to work every day rewarding and exciting! Reporting into the National Principal of Technical Delivery you will be supported throughout your career, but there will be an expectation that you will be autonomous,  independent and require minimal supervision. With freedom to grow you’ll be given the independence to choose how you want to work!  Every day is a new day at Unispace, we’re growing and we want you to be a part of that journey!

As the Technical Principal for Victoria you will be joining an award-winning company where you will be responsible for ensuring profitability while playing an instrumental role in driving the company’s ambitious growth plans. Do you have experience in commercial fit-outs? Are your strengths in winning new opportunities / projects? Unispace is a highly reputable company that specialises in a range of bespoke fit-out solutions to commercial properties. We have an exciting business plan in place and as a result of growth and expansion, we are looking for a Technical Principal for our delivery team (aka Project Director for pre-construction) that can help drive and shape these plans.

Critical Knowledge (Role & Industry)

•       Design & Build understanding
•       Building code; regulatory requirements
•       Health and safety standards
•       Construction planning, estimating, budgeting and forecasting
•       Commercial awareness (legal and supplies)
•       Construction law and local practices
•       Pitching and presenting to new and existing clients
•       Leading and mentoring a high performing team
•       Understanding of procurement routes; What Unispace’s target clients use, why they use them and how they are the same and/or different to our methodology.

We’d be really keen to hear from you if you have experience within Office Fit-Out projects, ideally between $2-$30 million.  Our Melbourne Studio was one of our own projects and is a key example of the design and construction work we have been part of.   Equipped with break-out spaces, sitting and standing desks, and state of the art technology!  Based right in the heart of the CBD on Collins Street, with easy transport links.

For this role, you will be able to demonstrate a strong commercial acumen, as well as experience of winning multi-million-dollar projects.  Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions.

What We Will Offer

You’ll gain exposure to the design and construction industry in an agile and collaborative global firm. This is a great opportunity to work within a friendly, design-oriented, and creative culture while growing your career.

Sound like you? Don’t wait, send us your resume!