Program Director - Australia


About this job

  • Market: Energy
  • Industry: Renewable Energy
  • Area of expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Location: Western Australia

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Closing date: Thursday, February 9, 2023

About this role: Program Director - Australia

Opportunity for a proven leader in renewable energy project and program management to lead the delivery of multiple GWs of solar and onshore wind projects in Australia.Head of Project Delivery will join a global IPP as its senior-most professional in country, managing large project execution teams in addition to multidisciplinary internal and external stakeholder groups.
This position is based in the company's Perth office in Western Australia, with locals and expats encouraged to apply for this role.

What you need to bring:

Lead multidisciplinary teams to deliver large, multi-GW scale project portfolios in a safe, profitable, and timely manner

Promote and implement a safe and environmentally responsible work culture throughout the business and all project teams, ensuring HSSE risks are mitigated

Lead all aspects of project strategy, development, engineering, procurement, construction, execution, and operations plans for in-country onshore renewables teams

Lead the management, control and reporting on the progress of project development and construction activities including, budget, risk, and schedule

Interface with leadership team and other key stakeholders as a figurehead for all project

Minimum degree level education in a relevant discipline; master's degree preferred

15+ years' professional experience in the development and construction of large, complex energy and infrastructure projects

Minimum 10 years' experience in leading the delivery of utility-scale solar and/or onshore wind projects

Strong project management expertise and knowledge of best practices and standards throughout the industry

Strong experience in negotiating major contracts with third party suppliersA passion for delivery excellence and a willingness to contribute to wider efforts and initiatives outside of direct responsibilities


This is a leading role with a global renewable leader where you can really deliver and take the title… if you feel you’d like to talk more please send your resume to for immediate consideration. This is exclusive to Brunel.

An attractive salary is on offer.

Based in Perth, Western Australia with national and international travel.

Anything Else?

Anything Else?

Brunel is a powerful global network, connecting the most talented and experienced specialists with both present-day and pioneering projects. With 100+ offices and more than 12,000 specialists around the world, we deliver people and workforce services that transform global projects in Life sciences, Renewable Energy, Oil and Gas, Infrastructure, Future Mobility and Mining.

Proudly the number one specialist recruiter in Renewable Energy worldwide leaning on our global team of experts to attract the best talent.

Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 40 countries, 100+ offices and 45 years of successful operation.

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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Nikki Downes is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use this number:

Account manager

Nikki Downes
Brunel Projects Australia Perth