Delivery Manager

City of Sydney Full Time Permanent 24/11/2022
  • AUD $170,868.00 - $191,845.00 per annum plus Superannuation
  • Permanent / Full Time
  • Option to work under a 19-day month arrangement



At the City of Sydney our people are our most important asset and central to achieving our exciting and ambitious Sustainable Sydney 2030-2050 continuing the vision – developing a green, global and connected city.


As the Delivery Manager you will lead the delivery of projects throughout design and construction in accordance with the scope, timescales and budgets defined within the Client's project briefs and in accordance with the City's governance framework. 


You will take a lead role within internal governance groups and contribute to the resolution of issues and management of risks to ensure delivery in accordance with the client's project briefs.


The key accountability of the position is the safe delivery of infrastructure projects within agreed budget and timeframes and in accordance with agreed performance standards for sustainability and design excellence.


To be successful in this role you will have significant experience in managing a diverse range of projects with a strong understanding of contract and commercial principles. Additionally, you will have experience of working with Utility Providers and Government Agencies and awareness of industry recognized project management terminology and best practice and detailed knowledge of relevant processes and technical requirements and operational issue of complex transport related projects. 


At the City of Sydney you will join a dedicated team where individual effort is part of something much bigger – delivering great things for our city’s dynamic future.



To apply: Click on the 'Apply' button to complete your online application. Please upload your current resume and respond to the online application questions that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role. 


This role will require a National Criminal Police Check and Pre Employment Health Declaration Form. 


The City of Sydney has mandated vaccination for all employees. The successful applicant will be required to provide evidence of COVID-19 vaccination.



Position description: CLICK HERE to view or download the position description.


Applications must be made online via the City’s website by 11:59pm Sunday 4 December 2022.


For further information contact: Bridget Smyth, City Architect/Executive Manager on 02 9265 9237.


Employee Benefits: CLICK HERE for more information on the benefits of working in Council.



We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and value diversity and inclusion in our workplace. We encourage all applicants, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, LGBTIQ and culturally diverse communities to join Council.


The City will provide reasonable adjustments for individuals with disability throughout the recruitment process. If you identify as a person with disability and require adjustments to the application, recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please advise via or 02 9265 9333 and indicate your preferred method of communication (email or phone).