Project Manager – Auckland - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

New Zealand

New Zealand - Auckland, Auckland

Job Summary

AECOM (NYSE: ACM) is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets, including transportation, facilities, construction, environmental and energy. With over 87,000 employees around the world, AECOM is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves.

The AECOM Construction Services brand has a long-term pipeline of projects across the Australia & New Zealand markets and is at a stage where you can build a fantastic long-term career in client-side Construction and Project Management Services and be part of our global and diversified brand!

Our projects in Auckland will involve you in many industry sectors such as major Infrastructure, Defence, Aviation, Energy & Resources, High-Rise Buildings, Education and Healthcare.

The Role

Due to long-term project pipeline and growth we are currently looking for a Project Manager to work with our key clients and represent our successful Construction Services brand in a variety of roles and industry sectors.

As a Project Manager in Auckland, you will have the ability to work closely with various clients on major projects throughout our diverse portfolio in New Zealand. This opportunity will allow a suitable Project Manager to work as a key client-facing advisor and be capable of integrating client requirements into project deliverables through strong contract administration and stakeholder engagement.

Project Managers in AECOM Construction Services are involved in all stages of the project lifecycle, therefore enabling you to perform in leading tender submissions/proposals, project delivery and establish delivery strategies with a variety of stakeholders while ensuring AECOMs goals and financial indicators are achieved successfully.

Minimum Requirements

The position of Project Manager will suit a proven client-side Project Manager with a broad project background and who has an interest in developing a career alongside some of the best in our industry.

To be considered for the role of Project Manager you will meet some or all the following criteria;

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or similar

  • 3 years’ (minimum) Project Management experience in a civil construction environment

  • Proven ability to deliver projects on time, to schedule and to client parameters including a good understanding of project management frameworks

  • Demonstrated ability to lead the development of tender submissions or proposals using strong time management and organisational skills.

  • Ability to confidently Manage projects worth up to $20m in capital value

  • A proven background in commercial acumen and the ability to develop relationships.

  • Demonstrated commitment to collaborative, ethical behaviour in a client-facing environment

  • Strong commitment to safety and understanding of OH&S best practice and obligations.

  • Familiarity with financial and contractual obligations and a confidence in holding such discussions with clients

  • Strong ability to influence and confidence in negotiation

Preferred Qualifications

  • Project Management or postgraduate qualification

  • Ideally, exposure to Project Management in a client-side environment/consultancy

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country New Zealand

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 210752BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.