Niamh is an experienced Project Manager and Contract Administrator, having worked in New Zealand and Australia in the property, construction and IT sectors. Clients value her informative and clear communication, her resolution-focused approach and her positive and sympathetic attitude.

At Maynard Marks, Niamh works with a range of clients including schools, the Ministry of Education, Bodies Corporate and private individuals on both remedial projects and new builds. A key motivator for Niamh, when working on remediation projects, is to be able to provide her clients with a favourable outcome with the return of a safe, functional building following the remediation process.

Niamh acts as the Engineer’s Representative under NZS3910:2013. She is responsible for managing the tender documentation and process; handling the contract documentation and signing. While a project is on site Niamh monitors the on-site progress; chairs and minutes Project Control Group meetings/client meetings; responds to contractor and client queries; and liaises with relevant stakeholders, issuing instructions and facilitating owner options where needed. Niamh is also involved with the assessment of contractor variation orders and extension of time claims.

When working on a new project, Niamh ensures she gets to know each stakeholder and familiarises herself with the background of the project. This, along with her experience and background in Design, gives her a good basis to work closely with, and understand, all stakeholders to achieve an agreeable result.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Arts with Honours – Interior and Furniture Design