Christian Porter

Christian Porter

Works at:

Leighton Holdings Limited

Location in:

Sydney Area, Australia

Christian Porter

Christians connections

Currently

Works at:
Leighton Holdings Limited
Location in:
Sydney Area, Australia

Bio

Diverse experience in communication, project management, marketing, project development and strategy which gives me a unique skill set in the front end of engineering construction. I enjoy the strategic nature of my role and thrive in situations which involve complex thinking and collaboration to determine the best approach forward.

Specialties: Work winning, bid management, relationship contracting, strategy, client engagement, networking, stakeholder engagement, coaching, facilitation, sharing success, laughing

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Work

2013 – present

Strategy Manager

Leighton Holdings Limited
  • Leighton Holdings is a leading international contractor. It is active in the telecommunications, engineering and infrastructure, building and property, mining and resources, and environmental services industries. On secondment, I will support the GM Strategy to develop the strategic plan, undertake market and competitor analysis, and review the portfolio strategy.
2012 – present

Strategic Development Manager, Services Division

Leighton Contractors
  • Leighton Contractors’ Services Division encompasses the business units of Infrastructure Services, Facility Management and Utility Services in Australia and New Zealand. My primary accountability is to foster a strategic growth agenda that shapes a sustainable future for this high potential division. Key aspects of the role include new market development, business planning, work winning and strategic partnerships.
2011 – 2012
(Jun – Dec)

Branch Project Development Manager, Southern Region

Leighton Contractors
  • Working across Leighton Contractors' Southern Region (Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania), I focused on establishing scalable, efficient and repeatable work winning processes to generate sustainable revenue. Other key accountabilities included managing work winning approvals, project strategy, and coordination of bid team resources.
2007 – 2011

Manager, Strategy & Project Development, Eastern Region

Leighton Contractors
  • Working across Leighton Contractors' Eastern Region, I played a key role in the development of successful tenders in the roads, rail, water, mine infrastructure, health and energy markets. Additionally, I supported the Strategic Development Manager with branch and operational business plans.
2006 – 2007
(Aug – Dec)

Community Relations Manager

Leighton Contractors
  • Community Relations Manager on the Australian Water Association award-winning Liverpool to Ashfield Pipeline which traversed eight distinct local government areas and interfaced with a diverse range of commercial, industrial and residential stakeholders.
2003 – 2006

Senior Community Relations Officer

Leighton Contractors
  • Senior Community Relations Officer on the $1.5bn Westlink M7 a 40km motorway constructed in Western Sydney.
2006
(Jan – Aug)

Community Relations Manager

Laing O'Rourke
  • Community Relations Manager on the Hornsby Platform 5 and Stabling Project which was one of a series of projects that formed the NSW Government’s Rail Clearways Program designed to improve capacity and reliability on the metropolitan rail network.
2000 – 2002

Account Service/Web Developer

Egg Design Group

Work

2013 – present

Strategy Manager

Leighton Holdings Limited
  • Leighton Holdings is a leading international contractor. It is active in the telecommunications, engineering and infrastructure, building and property, mining and resources, and environmental services industries. On secondment, I will support the GM Strategy to develop the strategic plan, undertake market and competitor analysis, and review the portfolio strategy.
2012 – present

Strategic Development Manager, Services Division

Leighton Contractors
  • Leighton Contractors’ Services Division encompasses the business units of Infrastructure Services, Facility Management and Utility Services in Australia and New Zealand. My primary accountability is to foster a strategic growth agenda that shapes a sustainable future for this high potential division. Key aspects of the role include new market development, business planning, work winning and strategic partnerships.
2011 – 2012
(Jun – Dec)

Branch Project Development Manager, Southern Region

Leighton Contractors
  • Working across Leighton Contractors' Southern Region (Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania), I focused on establishing scalable, efficient and repeatable work winning processes to generate sustainable revenue. Other key accountabilities included managing work winning approvals, project strategy, and coordination of bid team resources.
2007 – 2011

Manager, Strategy & Project Development, Eastern Region

Leighton Contractors
  • Working across Leighton Contractors' Eastern Region, I played a key role in the development of successful tenders in the roads, rail, water, mine infrastructure, health and energy markets. Additionally, I supported the Strategic Development Manager with branch and operational business plans.
2006 – 2007
(Aug – Dec)

Community Relations Manager

Leighton Contractors
  • Community Relations Manager on the Australian Water Association award-winning Liverpool to Ashfield Pipeline which traversed eight distinct local government areas and interfaced with a diverse range of commercial, industrial and residential stakeholders.
2003 – 2006

Senior Community Relations Officer

Leighton Contractors
  • Senior Community Relations Officer on the $1.5bn Westlink M7 a 40km motorway constructed in Western Sydney.
2006
(Jan – Aug)

Community Relations Manager

Laing O'Rourke
  • Community Relations Manager on the Hornsby Platform 5 and Stabling Project which was one of a series of projects that formed the NSW Government’s Rail Clearways Program designed to improve capacity and reliability on the metropolitan rail network.
2000 – 2002

Account Service/Web Developer

Egg Design Group

Education

2011 – 2013

University of Sydney

Master
2012

Cornell University

Financial Management Certificate
2003 – 2006

University of New South Wales

Master
1999 – 2002

Edith Cowan University

Bachelor

Additional Info

Website
www.leightoncontractors.com.au