Commercial Manager

Close:    24 June 2019Location:    Christchurch or Auckland

We are presently experiencing strong growth and find ourselves in need of a full-time Commercial Manager, based in either our Christchurch or Auckland office.  Reporting directly to the Chief Executive this is a key business leadership position that will make a significant contribution to Abley’s commercial success.  This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic, engaging and approachable professional to take this newly created role forward, helping us achieve our strategic objectives.

About the role

This role is responsible for leading, managing and co-ordinating the shared services group comprising human resources, finance, information technology, and marketing.  Ensuring the performance of the shared services and finance functions support the wider business to achieve the organisation’s strategic objectives and other key performance indicators.  The role requires a strong understanding of commercial realities including negotiation and risk.

This role will also work closely with the Group and Business Delivery Managers to increase their commercial acumen so they can meet the income targets of the company.

There are four key accountabilities for this role which include:

About you

You will have the following experience and skills:

About Us

Abley is a specialist professional services company with unrivalled abilities in spatial and data intelligence, transportation planning and engineering.  We empower our clients to make effective decisions by providing clear, insightful advice.

The talented team at Abley provide a comprehensive range of services using cutting edge tools, resources and technology, including spatial analysis, web mapping, data migration, asset management, spatial modelling and map production.

We pride ourselves in the awesome culture our people have created.  We work hard but there is always time for banter.  We provide many extra benefits that enable us to be flexible and have fun outside of work as well.  Our company is successful, and your career growth will only be limited by your talent and ambition.

What Next?

If you are a hardworking, organised and committed individual that is focused on successful outcomes with the ability to problem solve and reach effective solutions then please apply for this role with a company that is experiencing strong growth.

For more information on this role, please download the job description.  Please submit your application below.  If you require additional information, please contact Steve Abley at ph. 021 556 864 or

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Commercial Manager