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Local Sector Manager - Power & Energy

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Job no: 499301
Work type: Full Time
Location: Melbourne

  • Global engineering consultancy with great career opportunities
  • Opportunity to work on a variety of interesting projects both locally and internationally
  • Friendly working environment across the business

About SMEC

SMEC provides global engineering and consultancy expertise in the build environment, infrastructure and management advisory services. Together with our global partners we have a talent pool of 13,000 dedicated people working across a network of 95 offices in 40 countries.

SMEC employs passionate and innovative people who are driven to deliver exceptional outcomes and who want to feel valued in a diverse and inclusive workplace.

We are committed to developing our people. We encourage them to see things differently, to be creative, to push boundaries and to work on a broad range of projects that help build a better future.

Consistently recognised for technical excellence and design innovation, SMEC continues to receive industry awards and accolades from around the world.

The role

We are currently seeking an exceptional leader for the role of Local Sector Manager - Power & Energy based in our Melbourne office to lead a growing business unit with a remit to work with clients in the energy sector across VIC/TAS and ANZ.

Reporting to the Energy Sector Leader you will be responsible for driving and developing our existing Energy business. 

The key responsibilities for this role are to:

  • Effective strategic planning and management of the Energy functional area in VIC/TAS
  • Achieve sustainable growth of the group through targeted client relationship management and business development activity across the entire Australia/NZ division
  • Provide project governance, at project director level, of project management in the functional area to achieve reliable project performance in terms of sophistication, timeliness and quality
  • In collaboration with local regional management, provide leadership to the employees in the functional group in the local offices as nominated to ensure optimal performance, resourcing, retention and professional development of the employees

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Ability to strategically plan
  • High level of commercial acumen
  • Genuine enjoyment drawn from building business, working with clients and winning work
  • 20+ years of experience in relevant Energy sector
  • Tertiary qualifications in Engineering or a related discipline
  • Co-ordinated, designed and delivered major projects – with proven success
  • Co-ordinated and developed major bids – with proven success
  • Demonstrated ability to actively manage and drive performance in diverse teams

How to apply

All applications must be submitted online. To apply, click on the "Apply Now" link below and follow the prompts.

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity, please contact Miles Pullen –

To find out more about SMEC, please visit our careers page at

All recruitment activities go through our Resourcing function and currently this role doesn’t require agency input. Please do not forward resumes directly to SMEC employees/managers; we do not accept unsolicited resumes and are not responsible for any associated fees.

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