contracts manager in Christchurch

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job details

christchurch, canterbury
job type
NZ$ 120,000 - NZ$ 140,000 per year
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amy green, randstad
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job description

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a major provider of infrastructure services across Christchurch and make a difference to the everyday lives of New Zealanders. Working with clients to identify the needs and solutions for infrastructures of the future, this is a truly progressive company providing a forward thinking environment.

With increasing projects comes the need to increase the team and current needs include an experienced main contractor background Contracts Manager.

You will be part of the civil engineering/infrastructure team and will have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects. Working with quality clients building valuable genuine relationships are a key focus for this company, together with creating amenities and facilities which enhance communities across the city.

In this role you will be responsible for:

  • People leadership
  • Contractual issues on the project
  • Tender preparation
  • Reviewing all incoming contractual correspondence from consultants, client, and project managers
  • Identifying, evaluating and submitting all potential variations/claims
  • Tender preparation
  • Ensuring main contract payments are prepared and received on time
  • Addressing contractual matters with client/consultants/ subcontractors/suppliers and negotiating variations, claims, EOT and mitigating any contractual disputes
  • Preparation of the project suite of subcontracts and supplier contracts

In return you will have the opportunity to work for a growing and established Civil Contractor with plenty of projects in the pipeline. You will have a varied role where you will be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefits package.

For more information on this role and others in the Civil Construction sector space, please call Amy Green on 03 335 3820.

To apply for this role, please forward your up to date CV in a word format to Amy Green at or click on the appropriate link.

The Randstad CPE team (Construction, Property and Engineering), Sharon McSporran (Design Engineering Specialist), Tanya Guerin (Commercial and Residential Construction Specialist), Amy Green (Civil Construction Specialist) are currently resourcing for a number of permanent and contract positions. For full details please visit our website at or call the team on 0800 86 96 75. Thank you.


contract manager, civil, project manager