Contract Manager Jobs

How to Enter

To stand out from the crowd when applying for a Contract Manager job in New Zealand, possessing extensive Operational and Commercial Management experience in the Oil & Gas industry can a great competitive advantage. Successful candidates in this space will often work in the Commercial or Procurement sector of a business for several years first.


Typical Responsibilities

The day-to-day responsibilities of an Oil & Gas Contract Manager can include the following:

  • Negotiating construction contracts and sub-contracts
  • Planning critical key completion dates and organising labour force
  • Ensuring construction projects are completed on time and to budget
  • Acting as a first point of contact
  • Managing client expectations
  • Ensuring Health and Safety standards are adhered to



After a few years’ experience, ambitious Contract Managers can move towards senior Operational Management jobs such as Operations Manager or Project Director. Alternatively, Contract Managers can also further specialise and move into the role of Health & Safety Manager.


Salary Range

80K+ per annum (NZD)


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Physical Address:
Level 4, Aviation House
12 Johnston Street
Wellington 6011
New Zealand

Postal Address:
PO Box 5555,
Wellington 6140

Tel: +64 4 499 8800
Fax: +64 4 499 0955



Physical Address:
Level 1, Altrans House,
104 Quay Street
Auckland 1010
New Zealand
Tel: +64 9 951 5011 


Physical Address:
50A Ossian Street
Napier 4110
New Zealand
Tel: 0800 868 436


Brisbane, Australia

Physical Address:
477 Boundary Street
QLD 4000
Tel: +61 7 3085 7427