Project Commercial Manager - Infrastructure Projects (Palmerston North)

Last updated 23 hours ago
Job Type:Full Time

We have a Project commercial role within our Infrastructure Projects business based in Palmerston North initially and then working on projects across the Lower North Island.

This is an opportunity to for a seasoned professional to join our Infrastructure Projects team. Reporting to the Project Manager/Director, with a functional relationship to the Regional Commercial Manager, the Project Commercial Manager is responsible for the contractual, financial and risk management functions within the project. A strong focus on customer relationships and securing work, while managing and ensuring the project is controlled in line with financial return and profitability. This role will provide a project framework across all areas of commercial, financial, contractual and business practices and contribute significantly to the development and growth of the Downer NZ business with a strong focus on sustainable business improvement.

To be considered for this role you will have extensive experience in a similar commercial role, preferably with contractors in predominantly civil infrastructure projects and hold a relevant tertiary qualification or equivalent, e.g. BSc, RICS, NZCQS or equivalent. Ideally you will have had experience with the NZS3910 and FIDIC conditions of contract and your expertise will include providing management support in the construction or infrastructure sectors, with a demonstrated ability to promote consistency and accurately with regards to forecasting, cash flow and predictability of project outcomes on a large scale. Naturally it would be expected that you will have proven business development experience in a commercial environment with strong leadership, negotiation and influencing skills.

In return we offer:

This is a fantastic opportunity to further your career in a progressive organisation. To apply visit our website and search for reference 572359.

The successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test & medical.