Contracts Manager


Job Description:

Technical Recruitment Solutions


Great leadership position with a successful construction business. You will oversee multiple commercial grade projects, play a pivotal role in new business and pre-construction work, and an active role in senior management meetings.

Long term this business this can support the growth into a Director level position for the right person.

The Job

Your key focus will be the leadership and management of a portfolio of construction projects, which may include remaining hands on with some delivery. Project will range in value form $5m to $50m+ and include, tendered and negotiated ECI work.

You will be actively involved in assessing new business opportunities, pre-construction planning including risk management, Design Coordination and compliance. Supported by a team of Site Project Managers and Site Managers you will retain ownership for the project success, client management, and project reporting. This isn’t an office role as we seek someone who enjoys also being visible on site and actively involved during the delivery phase.

As a Senior person in the business, you will have the opportunity to add strategic input at senior management meetings and mentor and raining the growth of your team.

Required experience

My client offer their team a positive work environment complete with support networks and extensive resources – they don’t want you to merely be an employee, but for you to be a valued member of their business, we are seeking

Successful track record in delivering commercial grade projects in New Zealand

Strong programming and risk management expertise

Good New Zealand contracts knowledge (NZ3910 & NZ3916)

Design Build / ECI experienced preferred

Team leadership Ability

Able to work across multiple projects

Excellent relationship management skills

On offer is a long-term opportunity with a very successful New Zealand construction business. They have an endless list of successful and profitable builds to their name with excellent client relationships and local reputation.

TRS has been the trusted recruitment partner to New Zealand’s construction sector for over 20 years. For a confidential discussion about where we can take your career, get in touch with Simon Field today on 09 281 5593 or


Technical Recruitment Solutions

Posted on: 

August 13, 2021