Programme Manager , Residential Construction, Taupo
Come and join a highly respected residential construction firm in their Taupo office where you will be surrounded by like-minded people who enjoy a positive work culture. Our client is focused on the residential construction sector having built a strong business model and are experiencing continued growth.
This position is responsible for taking full control of the construction schedules by prioritising resources and managing timelines to allocate subcontractors for Project Managers ensuring construction deadlines are being met. In addition, this position will be involved in product management, sourcing and pricing updates.
The role of Programme Manager is a pivotal role not for the faint-hearted and requires a sound understanding of the construction process and individual contractors’ roles in delivering a quality finished home.
The person we are seeking will be highly organized, diligent and be IT savvy, able to pick up new software packages to utilize them effectively to make the Project Manager and Quantity Surveyors role easier.
A strong background in administration support and experience in the building industry will be a big advantage along with a friendly, professional disposition and the ability to work to deadlines and under pressure are essential. Timeliness, initiative and attention to detail are equally as important, as well as strong organizational skills and a willing attitude. This role is often demanding and busy, so flexibility is key along with the ability to work in as team.
This role will include:
- Planning & Scheduling
- Extensive use of Buildertrend Project Management Software
- Use of Microsoft Project for selected projects
- Subcontractor organization
- Products Management
- Problem Solving
- Achieving High levels of customer satisfaction
- Continuous improvement looking to better yourself each day
- Health & Safety
- Maintenance scheduling and management
- Completion of homes and customer settlements
- Invoice approvals
- Purchase Orders
- Variations / Change orders
Please note you must NZ experience and have NZ permanent residency to apply for this role
For a confidential discussion, please contact Paddy Shaw on 0274 99 66 43 or to apply, email a copy of your CV and a covering letter to .
Harper Smith Recruitment Ltd is a technical recruitment company specialising in the search, selection and recruitment of professionals within Construction and Engineering. Check out our website for further opportunities www.harpersmith.co.nz.
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