Project Manager

Posted 20 September 2021
Job type Permanent

Job description

A busy and reliable client on a growth trajectory in NZ are looking for a Senior Project Manager to expand their national success and local Waikato capacity. There is significant current and future investment being directed by both public and private sector clients in which this company will heavily participate in, allowing for a very healthy forward pipeline.  

You will work on education - schools and tertiary, healthcare, commercial, residential and more. 

About your new role
As a Senior Manager, you will work closely with the Senior Project Managers, local Director and Auckland business owners with business development, growth strategy and high level project delivery. You will thrive in an ambitious, skilled and innovative team that combines talent and creativity, and enjoy the benefits of working amongst industry-leading professionals. 

This career move will offer scope to assist in leading out the local office strategy, within an established business that can offer autonomy, agility, quick decision making and a chance to control projects end-to-end. 
Key Selection Criteria as follows;
  • A tertiary qualification in a relevant field, i.e:, Construction, Project Management, Civil Engineering
  • Contribute to the strategic direction and management of the company, including evaluating performance enhancing opportunities
  • Excellent experience in understanding and managing construction contracts
  • People leadership experience in a complex and diverse organisational setting
  • Direct, monitor and control all aspects of projects from start through to post-project completion
  • The ability to manage relationships and stakeholder engagement at all levels
  • The ability to analyse complex technical information to provide advice to a wide range of audiences
  • The ability to pull together clear ideas and conclusions from large amounts of technical data
  • Provide inspiring leadership and build a high-performance culture and team
  • Experience leading significant programmes of work within government led funding & private investment
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Develop and implement new business development plans and strategies

Please apply within or feel free to contact Rachel McNickle for a confidential chat – or 027 274 6821.