20/047 Manager Project Delivery

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category: IT & computing
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 03-FEB-20
  • Job Reference: 150284
  • Job Title: 20/047 Manager Project Delivery
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Type: Permanent
Hours: Full time
Location: Wellington 
Business Group: Technology Services and Solutions 
Branch: Organisational Capability and Services 
Salary: $119,850 – $162,150


Manager Project Delivery – Te Ara Matihiko (Technology Services and Solutions)

  • Delivering business change and project capability
  • Managing a team of project managers and coordinators
  • Improving project practice to deliver on business strategies

Working at the Department of Internal Affairs, you ll have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of New Zealanders.   Business Change sits within Organisational Capability and Services, a branch dedicated to supporting the rest of the Department to succeed by providing corporate services that help business groups and people within DIA to make the best contribution to New Zealand 

As Manager Project Delivery you will be responsible for managing overall delivery of a portfolio of projects and business change initiatives, lifting professional practice and capability to ensure agile, innovative and responsive ways of working.    You will establish strong relationships with the business that will enable you to translate their needs and expectations into continuous improvement in the quality and effectiveness of project delivery.

Among the skills and experience you will bring are:

  • A proven and successful track record in leading a team in a service-oriented organisation
  • Experience in project management at a senior level, including managing the execution of multiple large-scale projects
  • Broad awareness of a range of technologies and their practical application in supporting business requirements
  • Awareness of Agile and DevOps delivery and ability to build a project practice using these practices

If you thrive on cutting edge projects, a genuine challenge, and knowing that what you do, you do for the good of New Zealand, we would very much like to hear from you. We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and inclusion. We recognise a diverse workforce contributes to better business outcomes. We are committed to creating a workplace where all employees have equal access and work flexibility. 


To learn more about the diverse, important mahi we do at Te Tari Taiwhenua and see why we’re a great place to work, click here.

We work to make New Zealand better for New Zealanders through our four outcome areas:

  • People can easily access the services and information they need
  • Iwi, hapū and communities across New Zealand are safe, resilient and thriving
  • People’s sense of belonging and collective memory builds an inclusive New Zealand
  • New Zealand is a well-functioning democracy across central and local government

Applications close: 5pm, Friday 14th February 2020 
For more information please contact: Jo Tuapawa (Manager Business Change) at Jo.Tuapawa@dia.govt.nz
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