Commercial Manager

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Construction/Technical
  • Business Group:Buildings
  • Location:Auckland
  • Job Reference:FCB/10041360
  • Closing Date:15 Dec 2021


The Fletcher Construction Company is a leading general contractor, delivering a wide range of projects nationwide. Work undertaken spans civil and industrial engineering and all aspects of commercial construction - including both main structures and interiors. Our Buildings division is well known in the New Zealand market, delivering impressive projects across New Zealand. 

Covering 32,000m² site with seven floors, the New Zealand International Convention Centre (NZICC) will be NZ’s largest purpose-built convention centre and an iconic landmark of Auckland CBD to be delivered by Fletcher Construction in design build model.  

We have an exciting opportunity for two experienced Commercial Managers to become part of the project family and deliver this unique project together. 

About the role

This is a key people leadership role leading, planning, managing and controlling the Quantity Surveying function and full contract servicing of projects including monitoring and reporting on the financial position of the NZICC Project. 

The position will manage project costs to achieve agreed levels of margin and profit for Fletcher Construction while still achieving the required standards for time, quality and service. Working closely with the Senior Commercial Managers and Commercial Director, this role will also be responsible for the professional development of the project QS team.  

About You

Key attributes for the role will include excellent communication and negotiation skills, the ability to build relationship with stakeholders across all levels, ability to work under pressure and most of all to be a team player across the project teams.
In addition, we require:
A tertiary qualification in Procurement, Business or Quantity Surveying or relevant discipline  
Minimum ten years’ experience in the construction or infrastructure industry, with at least 5 years in a management role, with specific experience in leading and managing procurement strategies at large and complex projects. 
Proven experience of leading and building a high-performance team
Proven to make judgement and sound decision in high pressure environments
Detailed and thorough with the ability to develop solutions to problems
Clear thinker, able to identify opportunities and align others to a common approach
Excellent analytical skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including proficient skills in MS Office

Interested? We would love to hear from you. Please apply directly online. 

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