The depth of our experience and the quality of our people enables Johnstaff to provide a comprehensive suite of services to meet our clients’ needs.

Our business provides four key service offerings that flexibly combine skill sets and expertise to create robust and comprehensive advice, whether your objective is to identify and implement improvements in your business processes, enhance the performance of your management team, or plan and deliver a property or infrastructure project.

Johnstaff provides consultancy services through the following four practice areas:

Advisory Services

Our Advisory Services practice offers a strategic service aimed at optimising business operations by providing robust management and investment advice. Our service includes actual project delivery expertise embedded within our advisory teams. We believe the benefit of this front line experience is that our Advisory Services practitioners provide our clients with meaningful and real implementation expertise and experience, not just best practice theory.

Advisory Services include:

  • Business planning and commercial strategy advice
  • Business case management and preparation
  • Procurement and finance advisory (both operational and capital)
  • Health and clinical service planning
  • Transaction management (including PPP transaction advisory, commercial and technical)
  • Governance frameworks
  • Regulatory and management Systems
  • Change management
  • Asset utilisation planning
  • Gateway and 3rd party independent reviews
  • Government funding application management and preparation

Cost Management 

Our offering provides high level cost advice aimed at delivering strategic information to inform your business planning process. The Johnstaff Cost Management service is focused on supporting decision making by having regard to the influencers of recurrent and capital costs, risk profiles, time lines and quality outcomes across all available delivery and procurement options. The service offering is not a quantity surveying service that is focused on measuring fully developed capital developments. Our Cost Management advisory is strategic and provides business decision makers with tailored and commercial cost advice that allows informed business planning decisions to be advanced.

Cost Management Services include:

  • Cost estimating
  • Cost modelling and options analysis
  • Project cost monitoring and control
  • Third party independent cost review
  • Commercial analysis of delivery and procurement options
  • Benchmarking advice
  • Tender analysis and review
  • Value management
  • Contingency and risk assessment
  • Lifecycle costing
  • Advocacy and commercial negotiation

Project Management

Johnstaff has gained an enviable reputation for effective project management of a diverse range of capital and operational projects utilising a range of procurement models. We have a proven track record of delivering high quality project outcomes within specified cost, time and quality parameters often within complex business continuity constraints, while providing our clients with maximum protection from risk.

We also have significant experience and expertise in the establishment, management and resourcing of Project Management Offices (PMOs) and with the planning and implementation of outsourcing projects.

Project Management Services include:

  • Project direction and project management
  • Establishment and leadership of PMOs
  • Specialist programming
  • Consultant procurement
  • Design management
  • Project planning and implementation
  • Contractor, vendor and operator procurement
  • Contract administration and superintendence
  • Commissioning planning and implementation
  • Transition and relocation management
  • Project recovery
  • Dispute resolution and contractual claims advice

Construction Services

We provide independent construction advice and construction management services across a range of industry sectors. This includes advisory services in relation to buildability, OHS, industrial relations, trade contractor packaging and procurement, construction programming and staging. We can act as builders in our own right, taking on the responsibilities of the Principal Contractor under OHS legislation, procuring and managing trade contractors and providing highly experienced site management resources to work cooperatively with our clients’ operational teams.

We have delivered a range of complex capital projects through an integrated project and construction management service to provide added value to the planning and delivery phases of asset and infrastructure projects. For select clients and on a negotiated basis we also offer lump sum and design and construct services.

Construction Services include:

  • Construction management
  • Independent reviews of construction risk, programme and construction quality
  • Construction performance improvement
  • Construction programming
  • Buildability and staging advice during planning and implementation
  • Construction industrial relations and business continuity risk assessment
  • Construction project recovery
  • Procurement advice
  • Asset due-diligence for clients looking to purchase or lease property