Graduate Project Manager

Aurecon provides world class consulting engineering, management, and specialist technical services to clients across New Zealand and internationally. We empower our people to make a difference through innovation and teamwork and our projects are widely recognised for engineering and technical excellence.

Aurecon's Advisory team in Auckland are seeking an enthusiastic, creative, and organised Project Manager to join us on a wide variety of projects. As the ideal candidate, you will have strong analytical skills, a strong interest in construction contract management and be a confident communicator.

You would be a recent graduate of one or more of Project Management, Construction Management, Quantity Surveying, or Architecture, and have a strong interest in the building and construction industry, and working in a consulting environment. A conjoint degree with business or law would be highly desirable. You will need to be self-motivated and enjoy working alongside clients, therefore advanced written and verbal communication skills are essential. This position will often require working remotely from site or project offices.

This growing team consists of diverse technical and commercial specialists who have a successful history in guiding organisations to improved performance, providing procurement strategy and advice, feasibility studies, business case development, strategic asset management, contract management services and project management to government and private clients. Examples of recent and current projects include the Christchurch Convention Centre, University of Canterbury Regional Science & Innovation Centre, Housing New Zealand, Puhoi to Warkworth, and City Rail Link.

In return we will provide:

  • Access to Aurecon's Emerging Professional Programme
  • Exposure to business and strategy development services
  • Internal and external training and support and mentoring from a diverse range of experienced professionals. ¬†
  • The opportunity to work with senior practitioners, developing your career around providing innovative, strategic and practical solutions to both organisational and infrastructure based projects to assist clients in making more informed decisions

We're looking forward to receiving your enquiry. For more information on our company and examples of some of our projects, visit Aurecon is an equal opportunities employer. Applications welcome from those in their final semester of study or already in the workplace.

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