Facilities Contract Manager

If you are a strategic thinker with proven leadership experience, a real ‘people person’ and are looking for a new challenge that will stretch you and make a big difference for the Council, then read on.

The Council’s Facilities team is looking for an experienced Contract Manager with excellent stakeholder skills to manage the suite of contracts that Facilities oversees on behalf of the organisation.

The Position

Reporting to the Facilities Manager, the Contract Manager is responsible for the procurement and management of various long-term facilities maintenance and service contractors and providers. Ensuring all contractors and service providers comply with the Council’s health and safety requirements and quality standards. You would be required to work directly with the activity owners, building occupiers, tenants, contractors and internal teams including procurement, finance and health and safety.

About You

You’ll have at least 10 years’ experience in procurement and management of facility management and service delivery contracts. You will have a strong understanding of health and safety law and practice, and solid knowledge of financial, contract, quality, risk and health-and-safety management systems. You will be a highly effective communicator and have the ability to build positive relationships with a range of stakeholders and customers, so we understand their needs and how best to support them.

About Us

In return, we offer the opportunity to be part of a high-performing team critical to the success of Hamilton, a collaborative work environment, and the chance to progress your career. 

This is a full-time working week with the opportunity to participate in flexi-time, additional leave entitlements, three percent employer KiwiSaver contribution, training and development opportunities and much more. We can also help you relocate!

Hamilton City Council is committed to being a high-performance organisation with people who think differently, act with integrity, make it happen and work together.

This is your chance to be part of an organisation committed to building a stronger economy and a more attractive city for families.

If this opportunity sounds like it’s for you, we would love to hear from you. Make it happen and apply online today!

All candidates will be notified of the outcome on their application via email. Short-listed candidates will be required to complete an interview process, reference checks, pre-employment medical and drug assessments and Ministry of Justice or Police vetting check.

For further information refer to the position description available on our careers website at https://hamilton.careercentre.net.nz/Job

Please note this role is being sourced directly and we are not accepting applications via external recruitment agencies.

Permanent - Full Time

Job no: CCAP856885

Location: Hamilton, New Zealand

Closing Date: Monday, 19 March 2018