20/073 Project Manager

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category: Project managers
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 24-FEB-20
  • Job Reference: 150475
  • Job Title: 20/073 Project Manager
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Type: Permanent
Hours: Full time
Location: Wellington 
Business Group: Technology Services and Solutions 
Branch: Organisational Capability and Services 
Salary: $97,414 – $131,795


Do you thrive on cutting edge projects, a genuine challenge and knowing that what you do, you do for the goods of New Zealand?

         Manage the successful delivery of complex or critical projects

         Manage any organisational change necessary to achieve project goals and ensure this is understood by all stakeholders

         Proactively adopt and exhibit leadership behaviour that is consistent with the DIA value statements

Working at the Department of Internal Affairs, you ll have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of New Zealanders.

Technology Services and Solutions (Te Ara Matihiko) 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.

We are a busy team delivering complex and diverse projects in a fun supportive environment.   We are looking for experienced Project Managers to join our team; delivering projects that make a difference.  

To be successful in the role you will need to have:

  • 3-5 years project management experience
  • Proven experience in the delivery of a variety of successful projects that involve business change, preferably within the public sector
  • Able to cope with ambiguity, uncertainty and change, and balance multiple deliverables.
  • Highly effective stakeholder management skills
  • Vendor management experience
  • PMP/PRINCE2 certified or equivalent

We value diversity and inclusion and recognise that a diverse workforce contributes to better business outcomes. At DIA we are committed to creating a workplace where all employees have equal access. 

If you would like a stimulating and rewarding career that helps support your professional development working with a diverse, fun team then we would very much like to hear from you. 

Come and discover genuine job satisfaction by helping us deliver even better services to New Zealand. 


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, Sunday 8 March 2020
For more information please contact: Natasha Barnett (Manager Project Delivery) on +64 21 284 6973 or Natasha.Barnett@dia.govt.nz 
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