Job Vacancy: Project Manager, Te Waka Pupuri Pūtea

About the business
Te Waka Pupuri Pūtea is an asset holding group wholly owned by Te Rarawa. It was established to protect, manage and grow the Iwi asset base taking an inter-generational approach, with emphasis on economic, social, environmental and cultural outcomes - the 'Four Pou'. Te Waka Pupuri Pūtea has interests predominantly in fishing, dairy, forestry, property, fibre, financial assets and collaborative investments with other Iwi.

About the role
Te Rarawa is looking for a Project Manager to oversee key projects in their commercial division, Te Waka Pupuri Pūtea. Project management responsibilities include coordination and completion of projects on time, within budget and within scope. Also, to enhance organisational reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.

The successful candidate will work directly with the General Manager to ensure deliverables fall within the applicable scope and budget. He or she will coordinate with other departments ensuring all aspects of each project align to Te Waka Pupuri Pūtea Trust's annual statement of intent.

Benefits and perks
This role is an exciting opportunity to join a progressive Iwi organisation and enjoy a lifestyle that only the Far North can offer.

Skills and experience

Team work

Works as a team player and takes advantage of existing practices, values and beliefs to build a culture of trust and openness among team members.


  • Proven working experience in project management
  • Excellent client facing and internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid organisational skills including attention to detail and multitasking
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft OfficeProject Management
  • Professional (PMP) / PRINCE II certification is a plus
  • Bachelor's Degree in appropriate field of study or equivalent work experience preferable. 

How to apply

For an application pack email or call into the office at 16 Matthews Ave, Kaitaia.

Applications close: Tuesday October 29, 2019.