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Managing Director | Infrastructure & Capital Projects

Location: Brisbane, Australia
Date Posted: Jul 16, 2024

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Alvarez & Marsal (“A&M”) is a leading independent global professional services firm, specialising in providing turnaround management, performance improvement and corporate advisory services. With more than 9,000 professionals based in locations across North America, Europe, Asia, Latin America and Australia our firm excels in problem solving and value creation. Drawing on a strong operational heritage and hands-on-approach, our professionals work closely with organisations and stakeholders to help tackle complex business issues and maximise value. 

Our Infrastructure and Capital Projects practice is comprised of over 600 sector experts and specialised consultants across the Globe. We combine strategic and operational expertise with a deep technical knowledge to support developers, sponsors, lenders, and projects leader to select, structure, improve and execute Capital Projects in a more efficient and sustainable way. 

We have recently expanded to Australia with teams set up in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth and we are now looking to branch expand into our Brisbane office. We are looking for a Brisbane based Managing Director to join the team to work on infrastructure & capital project engagements supporting clients to deliver large capex programs and projects. 

Activities and Responsibilities:

  • Lead the execution of work fronts with expertise, identifying improvement initiatives and actively engaging with the client in all phases of the project;
  • Lead meetings and presentations with both client and A&M's managerial and executive levels, demonstrating confidence and mastery of the topics discussed;
  • Assume a leadership role with teams and clients, participating in effective negotiations and collaborations between leaders;
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with clients;
  • Develop and manage strategic partnerships for business growth;
  • Participate in events and associations to foster relationships and identify opportunities;
  • Work with a creative mindset to co-create solutions and offer innovative approaches to address client challenges;
  • Take advantage of industry network and influence to identify and develop new business opportunities for I&CP and other Business Units;
  • Facilitate analyses to guide project delivery, proposing action plans and demonstrating confidence in decision-making.


  • Bachelor's or master’s degree in Business Administration, Engineering, or related major;
  • +10 years of proven experience in business development and/or infrastructure project management;
  • The ideal candidate will have prior experience in consulting firms, with strong business acumen, strong interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Availability for travel;
  • Experience in management consulting for infrastructure and capital projects industries such as Energy, Oil & Gas, Mining, Water, Transportation, etc.

Specific characteristics include:

  • Self-started and team oriented individual;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to articulate to senior members of target management, client representatives and colleagues;
  • Highly analytical and problem-solving mind-set;
  • Strong project management and negotiation skills;
  • Motivated and effective in a fast-paced and dynamic culture.

Diversity & Inclusion

A&M’s entrepreneurial culture celebrates independent thinkers and doers who can positively impact our clients and shape our industry. The collaborative environment and engaging work—guided by A&M’s core values of Integrity, Quality, Objectivity, Fun, Personal Reward, and Inclusive Diversity—are the main reasons our people love working at A&M. Inclusive Diversity means we embrace diversity, and we foster inclusiveness, encouraging everyone to bring their whole self to work each day. It runs through how we recruit, develop employees, conduct business, support clients, and partner with vendors. It is the A&M way.

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It is Alvarez & Marsal’s practice to provide and promote equal opportunity in employment, compensation, and other terms and conditions of employment without discrimination because of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, sex or gender, gender identity or gender expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, military service and veteran status, physical or mental disability, family medical history, genetic information or other protected medical condition, political affiliation, or any other characteristic protected by and in accordance with applicable laws. Employees and Applicants can find A&M policy statements and additional information by region here.

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Please note that as per A&M policy, we do not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters unless such recruiters are engaged to provide candidates for a specified opening and in alignment with our Inclusive Diversity values. Any employment agency, person or entity that submits an unsolicited resume does so with the understanding that A&M will have the right to hire that applicant at its discretion without any fee owed to the submitting employment agency, person or entity.

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