Property Manager - South Island

Last updated 18 days ago
Job Type:Full Time

Downer New Zealand is a leading provider of integrated services. Our commitment to building long-term relationships and supporting our customers with high calibre services and solutions; the talents of our people; and consistent excellence in operational delivery sets us apart.

We have entered into a long term Asset Management and Facilities Management Contract with the Department of Corrections and the Ministry of Justice. We are currently seeking a Property Manager to join our South Island team in based in Christchurch working on the Ministry of Justice portfolio.

About your role:

In this role, you will be responsible for ensuring on time and quality jobs delivery to our customer and delivering on the required financial outcomes of the Contract. To be successful in this role, you will bring us great relationship management skills, good commercial acumen, proven facilities management or technical experience and a collaborative working style.

Your skills and experience;

  • A strong and proven commitment to Health and Safety;
  • 3-5 years’ experience within the facilities management industry, preferably in high profile and critical function facilities;
  • Account/relationship management skills and ability;
  • Experience in driving operational activities to ensure quality is achieved, work is completed to schedule and rework is minimised;
  • Strong financial skills & commercial acumen and an ability to both manage costs and drive improved productivity;
  • Ownership, commitment and an ability to meet deadlines.
  • Strong communicator who is able to work and achieve autonomously and also as part of a team.
  • Intermediate level of computer literacy including MS Outlook, Word and Excel.

A role with us can enables you to develop and enhance your skills and experience. This is a great opportunity for you to join our diverse and inclusive culture and be part of a great team thriving in a collaborative fast-paced environment. We will reward you with great training and ongoing development, and the opportunity to advance your career within our organisation.

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, head to and enter reference number 574651 to apply.

Downer NZ is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture.

Our workplaces are drug and alcohol free - all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and medical.