Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Auckland, New Zealand
Salary: NZ$100000 - NZ$140000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH18740_1528074425
Contact Name: Jessica Day
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 04, 2018 11:07

Job Description


  • Join an International Company Working Across Major Office Fit-Outs
  • Major player in the design and build arena across Australia/New Zealand
  • Project Manager role working across high end office fit-outs
  • Salary up to $140k package + tools of trade
  • Location in the heart of the Auckland CBD

Must have Office Fit-Out Experience!

Role Overview:

To manage the day to day operation of projects and have overall responsibility including client satisfaction and involvement. Controlling all elements of the contracts including staff management, project delivery, procurement, sub-contractors, supply chain, design, cost control, client liaison, Health and Safety. Negotiating with external consultants and clients. Need to ensure that the client's expectations are fully met.

General Duties/Key Responsibilities:

  • Regular liaison with the tenants, leaseholders, contractor partners, client and agents of the client to ensure clarity and consistency of communications and the speedy resolution of issues thus ensuring a strong and professional working partnership
  • Developing programme of works to ensure deadlines are identified and kept thus ensuring penalty charges are not incurred and the critical path is maintained
  • Timely production of accurate reports on progress for circulation to clients and internal teams as and when required
  • Monitor all expenses generated by the projects in the operation of the contracts, liaising with the Commercial Team where necessary to ensure all costs are captured and recovered in a timely manner and in accordance with procedures.
  • To provide specification and installation guidance to both clients and leaseholders
  • To comply with Company rules and Procedures and to ensure this is done to subordinates and subcontractors' etc
  • To ensure that the Project target dates and the critical path are maintained
  • To effectively monitor and control work flows and staff resources
  • To provide professional expertise and assist the commercial team in building tender documents for both existing and new works.

The Candidate:

  • Strong leadership skill
  • Team working
  • Communication skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Decision making and problem solving
  • Negotiating skills
  • People Management
  • Customer focus
  • Appropriate trade skills.
  • Use of general office equipment


  • Minimum of 5 years practical experience, preferable in construction and office fit-out.
  • Management and technical experience
  • Supply chain management and large project delivery
  • Previous history of driving programmes and achieving targets.
  • Experience of working with computerised systems.
  • Willingness to travel to sites dispersed around Auckland