Procurement, Operations & Supply Chain

Commercial Manager

Job Title: Commercial Manager
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Wellington
REF: 127531
Contact Details: Ryan Wilson
Contact Email:
Job Published: 28 days ago
Beyond Recruitment are proud to be supporting the Whanganui District Council is their search for a talented Commercial Manager.

About the Role
Reporting to the Capital Works Manager, the Commercial Manager is responsible for identifying and supporting the implementation of commercial opportunities and standards across council operations, with a particular focus on the property portfolio.  This will include contract negotiation strategies, property investment strategies and brokering new commercial opportunities.

What you’ll bring
  • Five years minimum experience in Commercial Management with a track record of delivery.
  • Hold a tertiary qualification in commerce, business, law or a related discipline.
  • Demonstrate a high level of verbal and written communication skills whilst liaising with a wide variety of stakeholders such as external clients, suppliers, contractors, and peers.
  • Confident and proven negotiation abilities

In recognition of the value you will add to our community, we offer:
  • Competitive Salary
  • Satisfying career development
  • Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Professional memberships and continued education support
  • Great lifestyle including a vibrant arts and cultural scene, fantastic outdoor recreational opportunities with the mountains, national parks, river and sea all within easy reach

About Whanganui District
Whanganui City has been growing in population and businesses in recent years with the buzz of new families and represents an incredible lifestyle location - close to New Zealand's best outdoor experiences in bush, cycle trails, river and skiing.  The City is known for being welcoming, strong in schools and has the range of arts and culture one would expect of a modern New Zealand city.
We offer the opportunity to give effect to real positive change for the Whanganui district.  You will have a direct impact on the wellbeing of our communities, and diverse opportunities to further develop your leadership and technical skills

To Apply:
Please apply below and provide an up-to-date CV and cover letter. For more information, please contact Ryan Wilson on


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