Project Director


The Building Intelligence Group (TBIG) is a privately owned company of project management specialists. We have a proud legacy of partnership with some of New Zealand’s greatest companies and institutions over our 30 year history.

TBIG’s talented team of 75+ staff works across eight New Zealand offices. With a diverse range of clients, we oversee engaging and challenging projects where we really add value. Our projects are interesting, we value our people, and we offer great career opportunities for motivated and dedicated staff.


Want to be part of a great national leadership team?

This is a senior position in our highly motivated Auckland team, where you’ll get involved not just at a local level, but also have the scope and opportunity to really add value nationally through our forward thinking leadership initiatives.

Partnering with a range of clients across both public and private sectors, our portfolio of work includes a variety of high value, complex projects.  This position will have a particular focus on design management, so we’re looking for a high calibre individual who can bring well developed design management skills to the team.

Offering plenty of challenge and opportunity for growth, you’ll interface with key clients and stakeholders, and get involved in business development initiatives. You’ll be supported by a high calibre team of Project Managers and enjoy having the opportunity to give back through coaching and mentoring the next generation.


With demonstrated experience in project management and a wide range of commercial construction and fit out project experience at a senior level, you will be able to lead a team through all stages of project delivery, and be respected as a trusted advisor to your clients. You will have the ability to challenge concepts, resolve problems and provide solutions. A great communicator and advocate of collaborative working environments, you’ll possess a “can do attitude” where no project is too big or too small.

You’ll be able to demonstrate:

  • Extensive Project/Construction management experience across property sectors.
  • Diversity of experience, ideally across retail, base build, commercial development and commercial fitout projects.
  • Strong leadership coordinating design and technical teams.
  • Detailed knowledge and the preparation of robust contract documents, correspondence and reporting. Experience with NZS3910 contracts.
  • Strong understanding of relevant New Zealand building regulations and legislation and a strong focus on health and safety.
  • Expert design and construction programming, Gantt charts and financial management Strong computer literacy including project management tools.
  • Highly organised with good time management / people management skills.
  • A relevant tertiary qualification in construction/architecture or similar

What’s life @TBIG like?

We’re a dynamic team of professionals who love what we do! A 100% NZ owned business, we’re proud of the collaborative and supportive people culture we’ve developed in line with our values. We provide lots of personal and professional growth opportunities, encouraging our people to be well rounded both in and out of the office. You’ll find we also enjoy a good laugh, and have a friendly and down to earth working environment.

Our Auckland office is centrally located in the CBD, and offers a fantastic working environment in modern open plan offices. You’ll be joining a dynamic team of highly motivated and passionate project managers, in an office supported by ISO assured comprehensive PM systems and tools. Supported by a highly approachable and inclusive management team, your ideas are welcomed and encouraged.

We offer a very competitive remuneration package, as well as the opportunity to be considered for our employee shareholder programme.

Get in touch and find out why we’ve just won the University of Auckland Property Graduate Employer of the Year Award, a great recognition of our ongoing commitment to being the best people centric employer in our industry.

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To enquire or make an application, please contact Kathryn Granger, Talent Acquisition Manager,
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Not in Auckland? We are also accepting expressions of interest from candidates interested in Project Management opportunities NZ wide, please reach out today to enquire about opportunities in your region.