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Help shape the future of Education
At the Ministry of Education, we work together to shape an education system that delivers equitable and excellent outcomes.
Our organisation is made up of more than 3,000 talented and committed people around New Zealand, from a wide range of backgrounds and cultures.
While we work in different groups and on different things, we all strive every day to make the biggest difference we can for every child, young person and adult student in our education system.
Education Infrastructure Service (EIS), a part of the Ministry of Education, creates and supports safe, healthy, inspiring and ICT enabled learning environments.
EIS manages the Crown's second largest property portfolio of around 2,100 schools with a book value of $18.3 billion, is responsible for the largest payroll in the country, and transports over 100,000 students to and from school each day.
Capital Works manages the planning and delivery of major redevelopments, new builds and infrastructure upgrades for New Zealand schools as part of the Education Infrastructure Service (EIS), one of the largest property portfolios in New Zealand.
Our vision is to be a world leader in providing learning environments that advance educational achievement.
About the role
The Delivery Manager oversees a group of capital projects (building construction) following and work within Ministry and EIS policy, procedures, and guidelines.
The Delivery Managers are responsible for developing effective relationships and trust with schools and other internal and external stakeholders, ensuring that consultants are working effectively and efficiently to deliver school infrastructure projects on time, to budget and to scope as set out in the project brief.
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Please note that there is further information in the attached Job Description.
You are an experienced Project Manager with relevant construction knowledge, and a strong track record of using project management methodologies and organisational processes to achieve efficient outcomes, manage risks and implement lessons learnt.
You will also have experience of full end to end project management from business case to completion of the project.
You relish the opportunity to shape how we work to help us provide the best learning environments for New Zealand's future generations, and can hit the ground running in this critical role in Capital Works.
If you'd like to bring your skills to a rewarding role and be part of a great team within an organisation that's continuously reaching goals and striving for a better future for New Zealand, we'd love to hear from you!