Client Side Senior Project Manager - Whangarei
This is a significant Auckland based government organisation that has a sizable portfolio of projects coming through for 2020 in Northland. As a result, they are ramping up their resource needed for delivery and now need a team leader/senior project manager to take charge of the Northland portfolio of work and lead a team of project managers. This represents a great leadership opportunity for an applicant keen to work and live in Whangarei or surrounding districts.
The role will see you
Leading a team of project managers ensuring that their projects are delivered
Partnering with consultants and providing ongoing monitoring of progress and coordinating resource to meet milestones
Providing mentoring and support to project managers
Responsibility for ensuring the successful planning of the work programme
Facilitating a cohesive team culture
Being the key relationship facilitator for stakeholders, these include School Principals, BOTs, contractors, technical advisors, community groups and all other key stakeholders
At times be responsible for the delivery of a major projects covering all aspects of projects and contract management
Working with procurement team to develop procurement plans and participate on selection panels
As a senior project manager, you will need to come from the construction industry either from a consultancy or client-side background with 10 + years of NZ based experience. Experience and/or knowledge gained within the public sector is preferred either working via a consultancy or another public sector organisation. A tertiary qualification in Architecture, Quantity Surveying, Building Surveying, Building Science, or Engineering is essential. Being well organised with a proactive attitude and with excellent client/stakeholder management skills is essential.
You will be rewarded with a salary between $150K and $160K depending on experience which represents relative bang for your buck living in Northland with a cheaper cost of living.
For further information on this exciting role, please call Matt Shortt on 027 554 4064 or email your resume to
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