Senior Property Acquisition Manager

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
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  • Category: Property
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 18-OCT-18
  • Job Reference: NZTA/1360919
  • Job Title: Senior Property Acquisition Manager
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  • Summary:
  • A great opportunity to join our specialist Property Services team
  • Lead property acquisition programmes across Wellington and the lower North Island
  • Our environment is innovative and forward thinking and what we do makes a difference to New Zealanders every day

About Us

At the Transport Agency, it all starts with our people. The organisation’s performance and success depends on the people who choose to make this a great place to work and make a difference for New Zealand.

We’re transforming our organisation because the world is changing.  Technology is making rapid changes to the way people connect and the transport choices we have; customers and businesses want faster, easier and more personalised transport services.  We’re transforming so we can make the most of the future opportunities for New Zealand.


The Role

The purpose of this role is to lead the strategic and operational management of the Transport Agency’s property acquisition programmes across Wellington and the lower North Island for future transport system solutions.  The programmes comprise a range of existing & upcoming projects, which feature a variety of interesting property related challenges that will need to be solved.

What you will bring

To be successful in this role, you will bring:

  • A minimum of 7 years’ experience in a senior property role
  • Strong programme management skills and a demonstrated ability to manage a significant delivery programme
  • Demonstrated contract management experience
  • A good understanding of the Public Works Act 1981 and related Crown policy
  • Strong relationship management skills
  • Proven experience in leading, influencing and building credibility across a range of stakeholders

In return, we offer a competitive salary, a fabulous and committed team and an excellent working environment that provides flexible employment practices.

Applications close: Sunday, 11 November 2018

For a copy of the position description and to apply:
For further information: email

To be considered for this position you must have a legal right to live and work in New Zealand