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FONTERRA (2010 – 2011)

Partnership with Fonterra as a Project Director to lead a consolidated review, design and implementation of revised accommodation arrangements within Fonterra Head Office in Auckland, New Zealand. To also lead the strategic review of the long term property options post lease renewal.

My responsibilities included:

  • Overseeing all aspects of the total review programme including cost centre and budget control
  • Communicating regularly with all internal stakeholder groups to ensure all requirements are met and concerns addressed in a timely manner
  • Leading 8 project work streams ensuring appropriate resource and task management
  • Working with other internal project teams to manage interdependencies
  • Development and facilitation of project wide risk and issue monitoring, maintenance and reporting, impact assessment and mitigation strategies
  • Leading external construction and design teams, work programmes and deliverables
  • Managing internal and external stakeholder / shareholder communications

 

FONTERRA (2001 – 2006)

PRINCES ST, CBD AUCKLAND

Fonterra was formed in October 2001 through the merger of NZ Dairy Board, NZ Dairy Group and Kiwi Cooperative Ltd.

My responsibilities included:

  • Project management of fit-out of new 11-storey central CBD premises (Fonterra Centre) and other new office sites as required, including design, hard/soft fit-out to new Fonterra standards, relocation of staff (with existing furniture) from 8 locations and divestment of previous property.
  • Relocation of staff from other NZ sites to Auckland, ensuring effective change management. and new culture development
  • Complexities included relocation of Global Call Centre and Treasury Dealing environment without disruption to services
  • Design and implementation of new Fonterra office fit-out standards and branding at corporate sites
  • Disestablishment and divestment of office sites no longer required

AIRPORT 103, AIRPORT, AUCKLAND

  • 2-storey Head Office for newly formed Fonterra
  • Project-managed fit-out of corporate office
  • Relocated staff from various locations across New Zealand

AIRPORT 98, AIRPORT, AUCKLAND

  • 2-storey second office accommodation
  • Property management to negotiate office premises
  • Project-managed design and fit-out of office space
  • Relocated staff from various locations across New Zealand

NZ DAIRY BOARD, 1 THE TERRACE, CBD, WELLINGTON

  • Relocation of staff throughout NZ, including operating Treasury Dealing facility without disruption to service
  • Divestment of property portfolio

NZ DAIRY GROUP, HAMILTON

  • Redesign of existing office accommodation
  • Relocation of staff throughout newly formed Fonterra network

MAINLAND, ELLERSLIE, AUCKLAND

  • Project-management of 2-storey office fit-out
  • Relocation of 150 staff from various locations
  • Developer: TCLM Mansons Ltd