David Smith

Director, Senior Project Manager

David is a highly experienced and hardworking Professional Consultant and Senior Project Manager with more than 20 years’ experience in the development and delivery of significant corporate projects and ICT services in commercial and government organisations including BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto, the Department of Defence, Compuware and Australian Customs and Border Force.

To date David has successfully managed and delivered on time and within budget small to large scale multifaceted commercial projects and technology-based projects up to $330m in a variety of fields including, information systems, operations, logistics and human resource management with team sizes of 2 to 200.

David has a solid record of success in developing and implementing strategic directions and excellent qualifications in the creation and implementation of elaborate technical solutions that facilitate cross-departmental information sharing. He has a demonstrated ability to use leadership and manage business fundamentals to achieve maximum efficiencies, business growth and profitability, superior service standards and stakeholder satisfaction translating their needs into business solutions and delivering effective and contemporary service delivery models. David specialises in the full lifecycle of highly complex business and ICT requirements, from initial high-level requirements through to delivery.

Business Skills:

  • Strong leadership skills
  • Strategic and analytical thinker
  • Procurement, logistics, business, requirement and risk analysis
  • Change Management
  • Relationship management
  • Communication
  • Stakeholder engagement
  • Advanced negotiation skills
  • Financially astute