Manager, Project Management Office

Full-time - permanent

About the role

We are looking for an experienced Project Management Office Manager who has what it takes to succeed in a dynamic and challenging role. As the Manager of the Project Management Office team, you will provide leadership for quality assurance and risk management, and also leadership of people to achieve results. You will undertake to provide leadership at a high level across Council projects to ensure projects are managed effectively within budget, and risks and progress effectively and consistently monitored and reported on. You will also develop and implement fit for purpose project management processes and procedures for internal use and ensure effective implementation of these across the Council as and when required.

Skills and experience:


  • Proven experience and demonstrated competence in project management, preferably within the local government sector
  • Experience effectively leading teams who often may be required to work to delivery deadlines and being able to demonstrate support for staff and their wellbeing
  • Tertiary qualification in planning, resource management, engineering or other relevant discipline or extensive project management experience in complex, mulit-disciplinary projects
About us


Beautiful beaches and a short journey to or from Wellington make the Kāpiti Coast a great place to live and work. Working for the Kāpiti Coast District Council means being part of a caring, dynamic and effective customer-focused team who makes a positive difference in the community we serve. To find out more about our vision and direction click on here.

Enquiries about this position should be directed to Sean Malon, Group Manager Infrastructure Services on 04 296 4700 or free phone 0800 486 486

How to apply

Further information about the position and application documents are published on our website at

Closing 12pm on Wednesday, 8 February 2023.

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Permanent Full Time

Job no: AZBH353333

Location: Kapiti Coast

Closing Date: Wednesday, 8 February 2023