Procurement, Operations & Supply Chain

Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Wellington
REF: 127532
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 Project Managers.  
Permanent and Fixed Term Opportunities Available

Projects Team - Project Manager Roles
Whanganui District Council's Community Property and Places Group have openings for exceptional Project Managers to join their growing team.

About the roles:
We have a combination of permanent and 12-18 month fixed term project management opportunities. Some to lead the establishment and delivery of major capital works and projects and some that include leading interactions with key community stakeholders and bringing concepts to fruition through business case processes.
Reporting to the Manager Capital Works, these positions will be key in assisting with the coordination and delivery of a capital works programme that includes community projects, through project management disciplines.
The programme consists of a range of renewals and maintenance projects across Whanganui District Councils community facilities that consist of over 300 community and commercial investment properties, approximately 60 parks, 16 pensioner housing complexes, 2 municipal swimming pools, a port and an airport, to name just a few.

What's in it for you:
Make your mark on these exciting projects. For your valuable contributions we offer:
  • A competitive salary
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • A driven and supportive team culture
  • The backing of the Manager – Capital Works and General Manager
  • A great lifestyle including a vibrant arts and cultural scene, and fantastic outdoor recreational opportunities with the mountains, national parks, river and sea all within easy reach
About you:
You will need strong project management experience in construction, capital works or community led projects or be a talented professional who has had success in bringing multi stakeholder projects to the point of delivery. You will also have superior interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively communicate with contractors and multiple stakeholders most of whom are vested in the interest of the community facility.
To be successful in this role you will have experience in the implementation of industry best practice in key areas relevant to your project, project management, stakeholder management, health and safety compliance, asset management, procurement and contract management.

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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