Senior Environmental Project Manager




Sydney, NSW

We are seeking a senior Project Manager responsible for planning, overseeing and leading projects from winning the deal through to completion. This position requires interaction with a range of internal and external stakeholders and with a high level of managing several moving project parts simultaneously.

You will work on leading Australian Renewable Energy developments and be a leader in existing environmental assessment teams. 

You will be part of our multi-disciplinary team. You will cover all aspects of Part 5, SSD and SSI environmental projects.

You will work with discipline experts to deliver projects. You will use skills and ethics to deliver a high standard of work. This pivotal role provides the core services of our company.


  • Encourage skill development and sharing in a cohesive workplace across our regions, facilitating best team for the job
  • Administer projects in accordance with NGH management systems 
  • Leading project planning sessions
  • Coordinating staff and internal resources
  • Managing project progress and adapt work as required
  • Project budget controls in responsibilities.
  • Ensuring projects meet deadlines
  • Managing relationships with clients and stakeholders
  • Participating in tender process i.e. design, submission and review
  • Conducting project review and reporting to executive staff
  • Optimising and improving processes and the overall approach where necessary
  • Securing growth opportunities and initiating new projects

Selection Criteria 

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in relevant field
  • Demonstrated experience in Project Management
  • Demonstrated experience in the environmental sector
  • Qualifications in environmental science, town planning or project management
  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Capacity to manage high workloads
  • Ability to multi-task and manage various project elements simultaneously
  • Leadership skills

What’s on offer

  • Flexible work hours and working from home 
  • Part of a successful and growing business
  • Energetic and friendly team culture
  • Generous training budget
  • Diverse work environment
  • Ethical client base

The Team 

Our team consists of specialists that deliver across the following discipline areas: Environmental Approvals and Post-Approvals; Environmental Compliance and Management Systems, Town and Strategic Planning, Heritage, Ecology, Contaminated Land, Social Impact Assessment and Community Engagement.

Our clients include commonwealth and state government entities, local and regional councils, and private sector organisations.

The types of projects we deliver range from infrastructure developments, renewable project approvals, as well as bespoke environmental investigations and assessments.

We provide sustainable knowledge-based solutions and advice for environmental management and impact assessment. NGH provides flexibility in the workplace and support for professional development. 

The majority of our work is in renewable energy and linear infrastructure assessments across eastern Australia.  We are leaders in renewable energy assessment and planning. 

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