Commercial Manager

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Management
  • Business Group:Higgins
  • Location:Palmerston North
  • Job Reference:FCH/20799
  • Closing Date:30 Jun 2021


We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Commercial Manager to join our Team located in Palmerston North.  As the Commercial Manager your role will be to provide and ensure delivery of commercial and contract management support services across the region.

This is a critical role in the delivery of building on the Higgins brand within the industry and developing and living a customer centric approach to how our Teams deliver on what we do best – roading and infrastructure.

If this sounds like a role for you then this is what we think you will need in order to successfully deliver to the business and our customers:

  • Tertiary qualification in accounting, Commerce or Business
  • 3-5 years’ experience of accountancy work including project accounting, reporting etc
  • Solid understanding of NZS3910
  • Excellent working knowledge of cost and revenue management ensuring you are able to provide excellent business advisory support
  • Experience within civil engineering/contracting sector desirable

Why Higgins?
We are a leader in roading and infrastructure, across NZ and the South Pacific.  With strong growth potential we have all the benefits of a large organisation, with the heart of a smaller close-knit, values-based business.

Higgins is a proud member of the Fletcher Building family of companies. We offer a competitive salary, Employee Welfare Fund, Share Scheme and an Employee Education Fund to help you and your family reach educational aspirations. 

This is a great time to be joining us we are excited by the opportunities and investment in the industry and need someone who is just as excited to get involved and bring our Teams on the journey

Higgins: Building better roads for safer journeys – He pai ake te hanga o ngā rori, kia haumaru ai ngā haerenga