Client side Project Manager

Posted 04 May 2022
LocationAuckland
Job type Permanent
DisciplineConstruction
Reference469773

Job description

This company is well known for its luxurious apartments and residential developments, with a focus on creating excellent buildings to stand the test of time and bring communities together. It's a perfect time to jump on board as the project pipeline goes from strength to strength, providing role security, a clear vision and plans for their future assets, all of which you will be a key part of. 

With the pipeline cranking up and a commitment to delivering these developments for their residents, they are looking to hire a Project Manager who will be responsible for exceptional project delivery outcomes, representing the client on projects and providing internal design direction to their in-house teams and project management oversight of allocated projects to ensure these meet the strategic intentions of the business. 

Key deliverables will include:
  • To lead the delivery of development projects to ensure that they are completed within the agreed time frame and budgets, performance and risk standards
  • Motivate and drive the performance of the design team, contractors and suppliers for successful project outcomes 
  • Provide project leadership in managing risk and resolving project issues 
  • Project planning and coordination of resources to ensure optimal project programming 
  • Assist with the preparation and completion of relevant agreements and contracts
  • Maintain project records and assist with pre-completion quality review
  • Provide leadership in the area of Health & Safety to promote a zero-harm workplace 
  • Provide reports on contractors’ performance to assist in future trade partner selections 

Professional Skills and Experience:
  • 5+ years experience in the industry
  • Tertiary qualification in Property or Construction related discipline
  • Previous experience in a client-facing, client liaison role is desired 
  • High level of attention to detail and data accuracy 
  • Strong customer relations focus and experience in managing a range of stakeholders 
  • Commercial acumen with excellent communication skills
  • Responsibility for own outcomes and performance.
  • Accountable for improving the success of the business 
  • High level of computer literacy - understanding of MS Projects and Excel
  • Commitment to excellence in Health & Safety 
  • Understanding of construction/fit out background a definite advantage
  • Ability to multi task and retain track of several action points in a fast- paced environment 

If you have the skills and experience required, and are motivated by the reasons behind this hire and the company's values, please apply now or contact Rachel McNickle on 027 274 6821 or rachel@assemblerecruit.com to discuss.