Contract Performance Manager

Job title : Contract Performance Manager
Location : Auckland
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Juanel Van Jaarsveld
Job reference : JV71587A

Our client, is one of New Zealand’s largest distributors of electricity and gas and they are on a mission on changing the way they engage and use power through innovation and to create a new energy future.They are passionate about curiosity, growth and innovation and have an excellent working culture with a real emphasis on diversity & inclusivity.

This is a senior role within the BU in which you will be responsible to manage and provide the overall governance and contractual performance model for the agreed programme of work in line with key strategic goal and delivery outcomes.The role will ensure that the criteria for the full programme is achieved by managing the suppliers to ensure their SLA obligations are met by providing support and taking action on any risks.

​This role is for someone that is a leader with great influential skills to bring teams together to deliver this significant programme of work.

key responsibilities:

  • Manage the key internal and external relationships with all business stake holders to ensure adherence to the programme

  • Develop strategies to enhance the performance and delivery against the SLA & cost model

  • Manage, monitor and influence the financial outcomes set against the project

  • Manage and provide accurate and up-to-date reports on the status of the programme to Senior and Board level members

  • Incorporate group health and safety protocols within the daily tasks

To succeed in this role, you will need:

  • Appropriate degree in related field

  • 10+ years in Project / Programme management within a commercial sector

  • Extensive knowledge on contract, project and programme management, governance and reporting

  • Proven ability to successfully execute and deliver a complex scope of work

  • The ability to lead and influence different teams to deliver programme requirements as per the SLA

  • Excellent stakeholder management and relationship building skills

  • The ability to drive for continuous improvement within a large organisation

On offer is an executive level salary and a great career opportunity with an industry leader.

For more information on this or other opportunities within the Engineering sector, phone in confidence, Juanel on +64 4 471 6985, apply online or email your CV to Ref: JV71587​