Vitruvius are seeking a positive, forward thinking executive to lead our Wellington team and business.

The Business

Vitruvius are a highly experienced team of technical professionals leading the field through expertise and innovation in all aspects of Engineering services, Surveying, Civil Engineering, Transport Engineering Design, subdivision, land development projects and 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.

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 governance role leading the production component of the organisation, requiring an experienced professional who comes from a 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 full 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
  • Qualifications in Engineering, Surveying. Science, HSE Management and/or Business Administration would be desirable

The Offer

Highly competitive salary package, vehicle and share 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 Step 

Apply online HERE

Or contact Kirsty Morrison to discuss this role in confidence.

One21 Recruitment Business Partner for Vitruvius Ltd
P: 021 355 179 E: