Assistant Project Manager

Job title : Assistant Project Manager
Location : Wellington
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Hamish McLean
Contact email :
Job reference : ACS71089

Our client specialises in strategy, design and delivery for corporate clients in a wide range of industries. Due to high demand for services they are in need of a talented Assistant Project Manager to help manage a large portfolio of high end commercial fit-out projects across Wellington. These are cutting edge fit out projects ranging well into the millions of dollars per project.

The role will support the end to end management of interior fit-out projects, from gathering client requirements and managing design through to construction management and handing over of keys for our high end commercial clients. If you want to develop your career as a Project Manager and your project portfolio, this is a not to be missed opportunity. Because they offer a full turnkey package, this role will work closely with in-house design to ensure best fit for purpose and will see you working alongside some of the brightest PM and design professionals in the Auckland market.

You will be responsible for ensuring projects delivered are of the exceptionally high quality that our client is known for.

We are looking for:

Demonstrable success in delivering large-scale fit-out solutions in the commercial sector, ideally with NZ experience

Minimum of 2 years’ experience in preferably client side project management roles

The enthusiasm and drive to deliver the best solutions to clients

Knowledge of interior design principles and construction techniques, as you will be taking the lead with teams from internal design to onsite contractors

Strong relationship management and communication skills

A creative approach to problem solving

Understanding of current market trends e.g. collaborative working spaces and shared office spaces

What they can offer you:

A range of challenging projects across Wellington with high profile clients

Competitive salary and a range of perks

Ongoing career development and opportunities with travel to offices around the world to learn best practise

Work with a team who are second to none in their field – our team include award winning designers and our projects are frequently mentioned in industry publications

This is a rare opportunity to take a role where both your project management experience and creativity are equally important. This is not your average consulting PM role so do not hesitate to apply.

For more information please call Hamish McLean on 09 951 5011. To apply please apply online or send your CV to quoting reference ACS71089. If you have a portfolio of your previous interior fit-out projects we’d love to see that too.