Senior Project Leader

At WSP we develop creative, comprehensive and sustainable engineering solutions for a future where society can thrive. Equipped with an intimate understanding of local intricacies, world-class talent and proactive leadership, we plan, design, manage and engineer long lasting and impactful solutions to uniquely complex problems. With 36,000 talented people in more than 500 offices across 40 countries, we engineer projects that will help societies grow for lifetimes to come

We are dedicated to our local communities and propelled by international brainpower. We are technical experts and strategic advisors including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, program and construction management professionals. 

Here at WSP we design lasting solutions in the Property & Buildings, Transportation & Infrastructure, Environment, Industry, Resources (including Mining and Oil & Gas) and Power & Energy sectors as well as project delivery and strategic consulting services. 
At WSP we make extraordinary efforts to attract, develop, engage and retain the best professionals in our fields of expertise because this is what makes us great.

Due to the continuous success of our NZ operations, we currently have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Project Leader to play a key role in our team based in the Auckland office. 

To be successful in the role you will have:

- Extensive experience working within the building services industry.
- An understanding of building services beyond own discipline.
- Ability to communicate, manage and supervise effectively.
- Ability to manage project teams, resources and undertake mentoring activity for junior staff members.

- Contribute to the development of the business unit against strategic goals.
- Contribute to growth and performance appraisal of people within the business unit.
- Assist in developing strategic plans for the business unit to include market and people development.
- Assist in analysing the financial and non-financial performance of the business unit.
- High level, innovative and strategic contribution to projects.
- Represent and promote the business with the local and regional markets.
- Participate in the performance appraisal of direct reports.
- Approve offers and execute contracts to the limit delegated by the Director or his delegate.
- Ensure compliance with company procedures and policies for those areas of the business for which you are responsible.
- Participate in office and/or region management/executive meetings and annual office and/or region strategic retreats as requested.
We are a collaborative team of experts that thrives on challenge and unconventional thinking. Channelling our curiosity into creating progressive solutions to complex issues is both our mission and our passion.

Join us in doing purposeful, sustainable work that helps shape our communities and the future!

We are the best professional services firm, positioned to be partners for tomorrow's challenges.

WSP supports a diverse and inclusive work environment as well as equal employment opportunities. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people of culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.
Please note we will not be engaging the services of recruitment agencies for this role.