|Job Ref:||MEL00855||Employer:||GHD Pty Ltd||Country:||Australia||County/State:||Victoria||City:||Melbourne||Address:||Post Date:||11/10/2016 05:00|
Are you an ideas person? Do you see the world as full of endless possibilities? Is your glass half full or half empty?|
With a network of more than 8500 people across five continents and the Pacific region, GHD is one of the world's leading engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services companies. Operating in the global markets of water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings, and transportation, GHD is committed to the success of our clients and the communities in which we operate.
We have recently launched our new business arm; GHD Advisory an integrated part of GHD's connected network which has a track record of delivering robust outcomes for our clients for more than 85 years. We are driven by passion and energy to optimise business outcomes for our clients, enabled by our deep technical expertise, sound business acumen and practical real-world experience.
Our Advisory business is designed to complement existing GHD services through six business activities:
• Regulatory & Risk
• Infrastructure Investment & Economics
• Asset Management
• Strategic Communications & Engagement
A key role within the Innovation business area of the new GHD Advisory business, your role as Senior Advisor - Innovation/Commercialisation will be working with and supporting the existing team to support organisations build innovation capacity and assist technology providers commercialise their own technology.
Our experience across all stages of project delivery places us in a strong position to provide valuable insights via an appropriate mix of business acumen and technical knowledge that clients are looking for.
We are now seeking to expand across the East Coast and although the team is based in Melbourne, we have many people working within a virtual team within GHD, so do not let that stop you from applying from elsewhere in Australia.
This is where you come in to our "bigger picture".
GHD's award-winning Innovation program harnesses the creativity and knowledge of our people and partners across the world. We work together to grow and sustain businesses by developing fresh ways to address current and future challenges through new technology, business models and partnerships.
Our Innovation team is looking for an entrepreneurial and passionate business developer to join us on this exciting journey.
The team also:
We think the role will suit someone who understands technology, has exceptional business acumen, and the spirit and passion to see opportunities, where others may not.
With excellent business development skills to develop new relationships and capitalise on the GHD reputation and brand, you will possess proven successful project management skills, sharp business acumen and strong facilitation skills.
This is an ideal opportunity to join a large, well established organisation with a culture that promotes safety and respect. In addition to a competitive salary, GHD also provides attractive career and lifestyle options including professional development through the GHD Business School, flexible leave and family-friendly practices. As a valued member of the business, you will have the opportunity to work with industry leaders and to develop your career through the GHD Business School.
You are driven by a passion to influence, contribute, listen and learn, are highly collaborative and team oriented.
We look forward to welcoming you to the team and your next success.
Interested in being a part of our "bigger innovation picture"?
Please forward your application on-line to NA or apply via the link below. For a confidential discussion please contact Christine Collins, Senior Recruitment Advisor on 07 3316 3241.
Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted for this position.