Construction Project Manager

Wellington
Project Plus
Contract

Lower Hutt base with WFH and Wellington options

2-year fixed term contract

Five weeks annual leave, professional development, good team

Job Description:

Lower Hutt;2-year fixed term Contract;Our Client is looking for a Project Manager to work on various projects in a large construction upgrade programme. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on different projects, some from the initial design phase and others already in the construction phase.;You will be working as part of a 25 strong energetic team with good inhouse support and external contractors in place. Whilst teamwork is important you will need to be a self-starter and able to work independently at times. Relationship management especially with senior management will play a big role. You will be building, developing, and managing effective networks and relationships with internal and external stakeholders, partners, suppliers and contractors.;An understanding of both vertical and horizontal construction is preferred as well as a familiarity with building regulations and contracts.;The programme is taking place on a live site where BAU continues, this is a unique challenge, and the chosen candidate will have to utilise strong communication and people skills to effectively manage stakeholders.;There is a level of flexibility allowing a mixture of working from home, onsite and in the central Wellington office.;You will have;- Proven professional experience and able to achieve credibility with senior leaders and stakeholders;- The ability to identify paths through ambiguity and succinctly articulate these;- Effective self-management, initiative, and good prioritisation and planning;- Strong problem-solving skills and able to resolve issues and manage risks;- Solid organisation skills including attention to detail, time management and multitasking;- Excellent written and verbal communication skills to negotiate and liaise with internal and external stakeholders at all levels in a professional manner;- The ability to work constructively and collaboratively with teams and internal/external partners.;If this sounds of interest please apply, or contact Sam Cook for more details. ]]>

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Fri, 14 May 2021 00:00:00 +1200