BUSINESS LEADER for Vitruvius Ltd, Wellington
Vitruvius are seeking a positive, forward thinking executive to lead our Wellington team and business.
The ideal person would be an entrepreneurial individual with hands-on engineering or surveying experience, along with success running projects, building business and leading teams.
The Business: Vitruvius are a highly experienced team of technical professionals leading the field through expertise and innovation in all aspects of Civil Engineering, Surveying, Rail and Road Transport Engineering Design, Subdivision, and Land Development projects. The company provides design and project management service delivery, leadership development, contract administration and strategic advisory services. With offices in Tauranga and Wellington, Vitruvius are well situated to offer New Zealand wide consulting services.
Who we are looking for: This role will suit a commercially astute, technically qualified individual seeking a high level of autonomy in growing your own (already well established) business. For the right individual, this role offers unlimited career potential, and a potential shareholding, in a rapidly growing and successful company.
The Brief: Responsible for delivering business operations, growth and industry capability in line with the Vitruvius business plan, the Business Leader manages a geographical region based out of Wellington CBD.
A core member of the Senior Executive Team participating in key decisions, strategic initiatives and business modelling, this is a delivery focused role leading the production component of the organisation, requiring an experienced professional who comes from an engineering / survey / development or advisory services type background with general management abilities, a track record in people leadership, performance management and client project delivery.
Possessing financial acumen you will be responsible for personnel management, ensuring execution of project work and implementation and adherence to safety plans, HSE legislation, codes, contracts and best practice. Working closely with the MD and Executive team to develop, enhance and implement policies, procedures, processes, quality systems and controls to improve risk profile, operational efficiency, profitability and overall business performance. This role will have a significant influence over the future direction of Vitruvius leading new business and client opportunities.
The Business Leader will:
- Have experience in stakeholder and staff management
- Strong background in directing project execution, project reporting and documentation
- Full understanding responsibilities under HSE Act 2015
- 10 years or more experience as a business professional in a relevant industry
- Strong commercial acumen and problem-solving capability
- Desirable Qualifications would be in Engineering, Surveying, Science, HSE Management and/or Business Administration
The Offer: Highly competitive salary package, vehicle and share ownership opportunities will reflect experience, along with exciting opportunities to make this role your own, using your exceptional interpersonal abilities and commercially astute business skills to put in place improvements, drive efficiencies, motivate and effectively manage a committed and dedicated team.
The opportunity for the successful candidate will include clear personal KPI’s which will assist in determining the route to becoming a Director and more senior position in the future.
The Next Steps: Apply online or contact Kirsty Morrison our Recruitment Business Partner at One21 to discuss this role confidentially.
Kirsty Morrison - One21
Recruitment Business Partner for Vitruvius Ltd
P: 021 355 179