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Professional Project Manager | Senior Level
Canterbury Canterbury New Zealand
Full Time

National projects consultancy with powerful team of respected leaders, Attractive, significant projects in public and private sector, Have influence in the formative stages and growth of the Christchurch operation.

This firm has a long-standing history of representing a diverse range of clients, from private and corporate asset owners and developers, to local and central government organisations. Renowned for a strong depth of technical capability, formation of solutions to unique and complex challenges, and having some of the best performers in the industry, they have undertaken projects spanning commercial building, land development, civil infrastructure and major public sector facilities and assets. With an attractive new client and series of projects secured, a well-accomplished Project Manager is required to represent and manage the client as they execute new building development projects.

You will enter the frame at initial client engagement, feasibility and planning stages; oversee an effective design and well negotiated letting process; work closely with design and contracting staff in formation of the detailed project programme; report on construction progress; monitor relationships between project stakeholders to ensure smooth activities; work with commercial teams to continue monitoring cost; and ultimately ensure that all the prior effort culminates in a project outcome that meets or exceeds expectations.

In addition to managing project delivery, you will work closely with the South Island Manager and have an exciting opportunity to influence the development and growth of the team as a key senior member of the team,

The attributes we require:

  • Presently or previously worked on the client side in a capital projects or professional consulting capacity
  • Tertiary education in construction management, engineering, quantity surveying or other relevant qualifications for the construction environment
  • Project experience ideally in hospitals/healthcare, or other public sector/governmental projects such as education, civic buildings, sporting facilities, airports e.t.c.
  • You've independently managed projects that have required a collaboration between various parties and stakeholders, for various packages of work within the main contract, for values well into the tens and hundreds of millions
  • You've built a track record of such project delivery and developed a skillset to lead less experienced project teams and client-side stakeholders
  • You are a flexible communicator, tailoring your style to your audience, engaging people to a high level in order to secure the performance you require for successful project completion

Vulcan is a recruitment firm with significant and proven experience in connecting construction industry professionals with relevant and rewarding career opportunities. We are true industry partners whose relationships with key employers are strong, and who can represent you at the very best level.

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