Catalyst is a specialist commercial architecture, design and project management company with a highly-respected reputation throughout New Zealand. We consult, manage, design and construct.
The successful applicant this Contract Manager role will be overseeing entire projects, including assistance with pricing, tendering and contractor engagement – through to the construction phase. This is a critical role in our Wellington team, and one we are looking to fill as soon as the right person is found - don’t delay in applying for this position.
Responsibilities include controlling the design, financial and physical construction aspects of a project. You will have proven experience achieving safe and quality results according to the clients brief, within time and budget.
Maybe you have held a project management role, or have been on the tools for some time and want to grow your contract and relationship management skills. Whatever your background, you’re an expert in building and maintaining relationships. You know the industry. You’re solutions focused, able to communicate with clarity and naturally check for understanding. Further, commercial acumen and continuous improvement are interests of yours that you are committed to developing.
Positive, calm and focused personality strengths
Experience managing building sites
Contract administration skills
Excellent communication & negotiation skills
Great time management skills and driven to meet strict deadlines
Strong estimation, to complete build takes offs
Proven budgeting and financial management skills
Stakeholder management experience
Technologically literate; MS Office suite incl. Outlook & Project, Procore and other systems
Minimum 5 years industry experience
Tertiary qualification in construction or related trade
Sound understanding of Project Management methodologies
Contract Management exposure
Site Safe Gold Card & First Aid certified (ideal)
Knowledge of applicable building codes and standards
Full, clean NZ Drivers Licence
It’s about more than buildings, it’s about building relationships – between our team and yours as well as between your people and the spaces they work in.Meet our team