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Project Manager - Large Retail

Ref: 1276876
NZD $140,000 - 160,000 per annum + performance bonuses
New Zealand
Construction & Engineering, Project Management
28th September 2017
Job Type

A leading independent wealth management company in Australia and New Zealand are looking for a Project Manager to lead the way across a diverse range of retail projects.

This client is a leading investment house in New Zealand. They are at the forefront of their industry and their customers are wide and diverse. This will be a significant opportunity to manage the development of two major retail projects that will be a huge benefit to the Auckland community and its customers.

Step up and use your knowledge and capability to deliver a successful outcome for these substantial projects which total 100M. This will be an impressive development to add to your project experience where you will successfully operate in a live working environment while being challenged on delivering some innovative and intricate designs.

If you have a strong background in the construction industry and experience delivering in retail, this client side opportunity may be the next step along your ambitious career path.  

Responsibilities include:

  • Monitor progress against the agreed programme, review design proposals of construction and cost estimates for alternative design development solutions
  • Arrange for the Project Team to adhere to principles of Value Management and Risk Analysis such that the design efficiently achieves objectives
  • Prepare detailed pre-contract construction programme, and identify corrective action to minimise any delays or adverse events
  • Confirm the procurement strategy for the projects, arrange tender openings and reports with the Development Manager
  • Direct the preparation of a detailed construction programme and review content
  • Carry out regular monitoring and inspection of activity on site and instigate appropriate action in the event of any technical problems
  • Provide monthly reports on progress to the Development Manager and advise on any suggested action
  • Co-ordinate the handover and inspections between contractor and client, and monitor the preparation of Operation and Maintenance manuals to meet with the client’s requirements.
  • Oversee and confirm the settlement of final accounts with contractors and suppliers

Ideal Candidate:

  • Retail Project Management experience is essential
  • Understanding and ability to perform and operate at an excellent level whilst in a live commercial environment
  • Client facing, highly presentable and well spoken
  • Strong business acumen and commercial awareness
  • 6 - 10 years plus in the Construction industry
  • Proven success in a diverse range of projects from conception to completion

This company continually strive for their staff to be positively challenged and feel a sense of purpose and pride in what they do. You will be rewarded with a dynamic working culture, a great range of benefits, competitive package and diverse and challenging projects. 

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