Operations Manager.

Job Title: Operations Manager
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Expertise: Permanent Hire Recruitment
Reference: 112
Job Published: 13 Jun 2020
Closing Date: 13 Jun 2021

Job Description

Kona & Co Executive Search has been retained by one of Australia's most successful residential homebuilders for an Operations Manager to join their senior management team based in North West Sydney.


They have a reputation for excellence and have been pioneering the way with their architectural designed masterpieces throughout Australia for years. They have become a household name in our industry and an Employer of Choice.


With offices nationally they have won multiple awards for construction excellence by producing and completing a diverse mix of major master planned residential communities within Australia.  


The Role:

  • Work with management to ensure projects are running on time and budget;
  • Identify and implement new growth strategies and opportunities; and
  • Ensure customers have a great experience with the business.
  • Manage contractors and onsite safety.
  • Develop and monitor Centre budgets.
  • Manage supplier performance against contract.
  • Undertake regular inspections for risk, safety and defects.
  • Maintain the asset management platform.
  • Seek to maximise value on works completed.

What you'll need to succeed:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in Management and/or Construction.
  • Strong knowledge of the housing market and the NSW region.
  • Demonstrated commercial acumen around budgets, operational plans and commercial agreements.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships.
  • Experience in a senior management role within the housing industry.
  • Proficient negotiation and conflict resolution skills, with demonstrable experience.
  • Proven ability to operate in a fast-paced environment with financial success; and
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

Reporting in to the Managing Director you will play an integral part of the future growth of the home division and oversee all Operational activities throughout NSW. My client is looking for an Operations Manager who has extensive homebuilding experience within the NSW market.


You will be rewarded with one of the industries most lucrative salary packages that include a Generous Base Salary, Bonuses, Short Term Incentives and Long Term Incentives.


Please feel free to contact Ephram Stephenson at or call 0421 756 919