Assistant Project Manager

Posted 06 May 2024
Job type Permanent

Job description

A specialist project management consultancy seeking a dedicated Assistant Project Manager to contribute to their diverse portfolio across numerous asset classes. 

This business are more than just consultants - they're collaborators with a passion for transforming the landscape of construction. Their team of industry professionals manage, consult and partner on projects both big and small. Their focus is always on achieving outcomes with a positive impact. 

  • Diverse Project Portfolio: Work across various asset classes, gaining invaluable experience and exposure to different facets of the construction and consultancy field.
  • Collaborative Environment: Join a group of like-minded professionals who believe in the power of teamwork. Striving for excellence in every project, fostering an environment where ideas flourish and creativity thrives.
  • Endless Learning Opportunities: A commitment to growth extends beyond projects. Benefit from continuous learning and professional development, ensuring you stay at the forefront of the industry.
  • Impactful Work: Be part of initiatives that contribute to the betterment of public and private utilities, leaving a positive mark on communities and industries alike. 
Your Role as Assistant Project Manager: You'll play a crucial role in supporting the successful execution of projects. From coordinating tasks, assisting with preparing reports, contract administration, coordinating meetings, to liaising with clients and ensuring timelines are met, you'll be an integral part of the mission to deliver outstanding results. 

The ideal candidate
  • You will have one to two years plus experience in the construction industry 
  • You will be familiar with the New Zealand construction management environment and NZS3910, with experience working alongside highly trained professionals
  • You have gained a tertiary degree in a field such as civil engineering, quantity surveying or construction management and may have also undertaken other relevant training 
  • You are a great communicator – both verbal and written - and are effective in establishing meaningful professional relationships
  • You like to be highly organised, and pay attention to detail – remaining mindful of the bigger picture
  • You can operate autonomously when needed and are a self-starter who can pick up relevant programs and applications quickly

This is a great opportunity if you are looking to work for a well regarded, professional, culture-driven business. Apply now and we will be in touch. Otherwise if you are keen to chat about this role and the wider market get in touch with Rachel McNickle on