Project Director: Regional Lead

Job title : Project Director: Regional Lead
Location : Auckland
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Oliver Saltmarsh
Contact email :
Job reference : OS73485

About the company:

Our client is a leading project management firm which is Kiwi-owned and operate nationwide. They have a great reputation for successful project delivery across all sectors of the property and construction industry.They are committed to quality service and gaining maximum results for their clients, which has led to some great growth for the business.

About the role:

This role is to lead projects and a dedicated team in their expanding Wellington business. They have some fantastic projects underway and in the pipeline across a variety of sectors.

They are looking for a highly ambitious project director to lead these through to handover, but also to grow the business’ footprint in the competitive project management market.

They have earned a great reputation in the region after successfully delivering some of the regions’ biggest and best projects and this role will build on that strong foundation.

The ideal candidate will have a track record of delivery and an existing network in the Wellington region but if you are an experienced project management consultant from outside the region, then do not hesitate to apply as well!

Successful applicants will have:

  • Minimum 8-10 years as a project manager, ideally in a consultancy/s

  • Previous experience in leading large project teams, both internal & external staff

  • The ability to build strong connections and win business

  • Excellent stakeholder management and communication skills

  • Full lifecycle project delivery experience, inception through to handover

  • Strong knowledge of NZ building regulations, including NZS3910 standards

  • Tertiary qualification in construction, project management or engineering

What’s in it for you?

  • Great opportunity to join a really strong operation with a great history

  • Lead and mentor a great team of high-performing project managers

  • A range of exciting projects across Greater Wellington with high profile clients

These roles do not come up open, so don’t hesitate to get in touch for a confidential chat to find out more.

For further information contact Hamish McLean on 09 951 5011. To apply, send your CV to, quoting reference: OS73485