Contract Manager - FM
Wellington, NZ
6d ago

As a leading services provider, we are expanding our business in the Wellington region and are looking for an experienced Contract Manager to lead a high-level contract and to be successful for the delivery of project requirements through planning, execution and controlling all aspects of the project either directly or through delegation of the project team.

What you’ll be doing :

  • Providing overall project management governance and establishing appropriate financial, commercial and operational controls across the portfolio of hard and soft services as well as minor capital works
  • Establishing regular reports on financial, systems and Full Facilities Contract delivery performance
  • Monitoring and reviewing the Preventative Maintenance Management Plan
  • Ensuring project safety and profitability targets are being maintained at all times
  • Establishing and maintaining clear communication in relation to technical issues with key stakeholders, including the community, employees and client representatives
  • Preparing work packages and documentation for tender by potential subcontractors, ensuing that tender information includes details of safety and health, environmental and quality requirements
  • Demonstrating leadership competencies in knowledge, emotional maturity, entrepreneurial, intellectual and interpersonal ability and leadership
  • Driving a culture of safety and accountability
  • What we’re looking for :

    Ideally, you will have extensive experience leading and developing a project team within the Facilities Management sector, and posses strong business and commercial acumen, coupled with high level relationship management and negotiation skills.

    In addition, the following proficiencies are highly regarded :

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications relating to management of technical and non-technical service delivery
  • Experience in the Facilities Management or Services industry
  • Ability to manage and control the delivery of large contracts and managing a P&L
  • Highly developed and proven strategic and business planning ability
  • Demonstratable experience in leading and empowering staff in a team environment
  • Strong business and commercial acumen, coupled with analytical and critical thinking skills
  • High-level written and verbal communication abilities
  • What We Offer You

    Ventia offers you a flexible, supportive and inclusive work environment where you matter.

  • We take our people’s careers seriously, helping them to learn and grow.
  • There’s nothing more important to us than keeping our people and the public safe.
  • We look after each other and foster our people’s wellbeing.
  • Diversity

    No matter who you are, we encourage you to apply for the job that’s right for you.

    We are actively increasing diversity across our business so our workforce reflects the diverse communities in which we work.

    Our current focus is on employing more women at all levels of our organisation.

    About Ventia

    One of Australasia’s largest dedicated infrastructure service providers, Ventia is a new and dynamic organisation with a rich history.

    Our clients are the owners and operators of major infrastructure that is critical to our communities. No one else does exactly what we do in the way we do it.

    Making infrastructure work for our communities is at the heart of who we are and it’s what unites and excites us.

    How to apply

    For further information regarding this position please contact careers

    N.B. We respectfully request no agency approaches

    Advertised : 06 Oct 2020 New Zealand Daylight Time

    Applications close : 03 Nov 2020 New Zealand Daylight Time

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