Peter Hurditch

Senior Manager

Dip Project Mgmt (PMBOK), Foundation Cert IT Service Mgmt (ITIL)

Peter is a Senior Manager based in our Canberra office specialising in delivering high stakes procurement projects, contract management and procurement transformation. He’s a seasoned professional with broad experience in the public and private sectors, including working across Government (both as an employee and consultant), IT, telecommunications and recruitment.

Peter has a reputation for strong collaboration and stakeholder management, consulting internally and externally to deliver outcomes across service delivery, project management, change implementation and building project teams. He is proactive and adaptable in meeting the needs of his clients, with highly developed communication, negotiation and analytical skills.   

 

Peter is a qualified project manager with a successful leadership style and proven ability to build and retain strong, diverse teams and maintain productive relationships with his clients. 

Key areas of expertise

> Commonwealth Procurement Rules and the Commonwealth’s Procurement Connected Policies

> Leading high stakes, complexed and or unique procurements across
- Capital works
- IT
- Facilities Maintenance
- Recruitment outsourcing

> Contract Management Framework design and implementation

> Contract health checks

Highlights

> Led a range of strategic first-time outsourcing projects for the Australian Bureau of Statistics relating to the 2021 Census as well as training the relevant contract managers and delivering ongoing contract manager support and contract health checks

> Led and supported a $100m capital works program through the delivery of over a dozen separate procurements projects for the Department of Parliamentary Services

> Led multiple capital works procurement projects for cultural institutions in Canberra, including sites with significant heritage value that are public facing and must remain operational during the delivery of the works

> Led and supported multiple procurement team functional reviews and service redesign projects

> Led Procurement Team on Demand services, which included High Stakes Procurement projects to deliver SAP Support Services, IT Software Testing as a Service, Enterprise Business Intelligence and Analytics Modern Data Warehouse and a Capital Works contractor for the refit of 18,000m2 office building.