Assistant Project Manager - Infrastructure

Posted 20 September 2021
Job type Permanent

Job description

This growing, boutique-sized firm are establishing themselves in the New Zealand market with an already strong pipeline of projects in the Infrastructure space. They are a leader in client-side Project Management and advisory, specialising in delivering innovative and efficient solutions across the entire project lifecycle. They are a slick outfit, with relationships across both private and public sector clients, including government, residential, industrial, infrastructure and more - a smart, results-focused team. 

This business has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. The role will see you working within a positive and thriving environment, with great emphasis on mentorship and development. You will be provided with a good level of training and support, but enough autonomy to challenge yourself, enabling you to take ownership early in your career. Along with a competitive remuneration package and flexible working arrangements. 

As Assistant Project Manager, you will: 
  • Maintain, manage and document all project reports and statements
  • Assist with the coordination and delivery of projects to meet agreed timeframes 
  • Help facilitate team and client meetings effectively including holding status meetings regularly 
  • Manage procurement and contracts 
  • Assist with risk management through the design and construction lifecycle alongside seniors 
  • Support the Senior PM with consultation interface with relevant stakeholders
Projects will span across Infrastructure, roading, transport and more.

The ideal experience will include a relevant Construction, Civil Engineering, Construction qualification, 3-5 years' experience, the ability to interact with clients and stay actively involved in meetings and progress, a passionate and motivated attitude, and ideally connections to the industry - including professional bodies such as ACE, NZPI, Infrastructure NZ, Engineering NZ, or PMI equivalent. 

Our client is open to people with experience across the full asset lifecycle or part delivery including - strategy, planning, design development, procurement, full project lifecycle and asset management. This is a fantastic opportunity not  to be missed.

Please apply now or contact Rachel McNickle on 027 274 6821 for a chat.