Property, Construction & Architecture

Project Manager - National Commercial Contractor

Job Title: Project Manager - National Commercial Contractor
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Auckland
REF: 118095
Contact Details: Matt Shortt
Contact Email:
Job Published: 29 days ago

This long standing main contractor have consistently delivered projects on quality and time. They are predominantly focussed on projects in the $5M - $40 region that is gained in both the tender market and negotiated from existing clients. Their projects span industrial, retail, apartments, commercial, hotels, education, reclads, and healthcare. Lately, they have had a run of wins from the tender market and are now ready to employ an additional senior project manager to take responsibility for a mixed use commercial development project.

Reporting into the Construction Director, you will leading a team of site managers reporting on project delivery throughout. This will involve managing day to day operations with regular updates and interaction from/with site managers, sub contractors and other consultants. You will be proactively monitoring commercial and contractual issues and providing feedback. You will be ensuring projects costs are measured, monitored and agreed. There will also be a strong emphasis on OSH and compliance.

Key success factors for this role require:

  • A trade qualification and ideally coupled with a tertiary qualification

  • 8 - 10 + years experience in managing a mix of small to medium size projects

  • Sound knowledge of the local construction market and relevant commercial construction legislation

  • Solid programming skills and an advanced user of MS Project

  • Strong financial management with ability to drive cost accountability

  • Outstanding written and oral communication

This represents a top opportunity to join a medium sized main contractor with top staff morale and with significant opportunity to grow your career internally.

You will be rewarded with a market leading salary of $150K - $180K + vehicle plus other benefits.

For further information, please call Matt Shortt on 027 5544064, or please email your details to

Ref No: 118095