Senior Project Manager – Wellington

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Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That’s why at Stantec, we always **design with community in mind** .

We care about the communities we serve—because they’re our communities too. We’re designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

**About the role**

This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a proven track record of delivering projects and driving continuous improvement initiatives in a highly visible role.

Day to day tasks would involve:

•tYou’ll be responsible for a number of projects, in some cases resulting in a need to manage across countries, timelines, and cultures

•tYou will work closely with our internal and external clients as well as managing within our project delivery framework which follows the pursuit, planning, and execution and close out phases of all projects

•tYou’ll be involved in the support of identifying project opportunities and part of bid teams

•tYou’ll have responsibility for set-up, project documentation, monitoring and controlling the delivery of project tasks and ensuring that the project team is successful.


Senior Project Manager – Wellington


**To be successful in this role you’ll need:**

We’d prefer you to have your Project Manager Professional (PMP) qualification (or similar) but if you are willing to gain the qualification within 12 months of joining Stantec, that would be considered. It is desirable that you have worked on civil transportation projects and have a Bachelor qualification or equivalent, but we will consider those with excellent PM skills from an engineering background. Non-negotiable are excellent communication skills, commercial acumen, strong leadership, and the ability to look into the future of projects to ensure that clients’ requirements are met.

**Job Category:**

Project Management

**Preferred Specifications:**

**What we offer**

Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing is ongoing.

•tFlexible Working Arrangements including purchasing up to 4 weeks additional leave and provision for school term contracts

•tLearning and Talent Development Programs including global programmes, online learning and on-the-job learning

•tMentoring for your own development

•tProfessional Memberships

•tHealth Insurance – Income Continuance Insurance (ICI) – Life Insurance

•tService Recognition Awards

•tEmployee Assistance Program

•tFlexible Working Arrangements

**How to apply**

To discuss in more detail contact Margaret McMeel 09 580 4502 or 027 544 2930 or apply directly online.

Applications close on Monday 30 March 2020.

**About Stantec:**

The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring water, transport and infrastructure projects to life. Our work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning is built on a nearly 200-year history. So, when we take on a project, we see the opportunity to make a lasting connection with the people and places where we live and work.

**Location :**

New Zealand-Wellington


New Zealand