Agile Capability Lead

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    3 months ago
  • Category:
    Government
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category:
  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 31-JAN-21
  • Job Reference: NZ/1509928
  • Job Title: Agile Capability Lead
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  • Summary:
  • Is curious and always looking out for innovation opportunities
  • Has a mindset that focusses on continuous improvement
  • Develops, coaches and mentors team members

Come and lead our Agile Practice team, in what is a truly exciting time to join ACC. In this role you will bring passion and energy,drawing on your experience and skills to play a significant role in creating and safeguarding our move to an agile culture.Key to this role is the ability to foster innovation, collaboration and drive the ongoing adoption of agile practices. This leader will support our agile teams and leadership with the right knowledge, tools, process, and professional development opportunities so they can apply agile to its full potential.

Key skills required:

  • You will be an Agile People Leader
  • High energy and motivation, and experience in establishing and developing Agile practices and culture.
  • A proven track record of leading agile teams
  • Practical use of SAFe or similar scaled agile frameworks
  • A willingness to learn and share knowledge through coaching, mentoring and training
  • A strong strategic thinker with effective stakeholder management skills
  • Excellent organisation and communication skills, as well as the ability to present to a wide range of audiences

This role is a senior position within a newly established team, so you will need to demonstrate leadership skills and an ability to help coach and develop others. This is a fantastic opportunity to join ACC’s evolving Enterprise Portfolio Delivery (EPD) team.

Working at ACC

We know that a diverse and inclusive team helps us meet the needs of our customers, and we welcome applications from people of every ethnicity, national origin, gender orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, and/or status as an individual with a disability. It’s important to us that people bring their whole selves to work. To support an inclusive workplace we have:

  • Employee networks:
    – Pride@ACC
    – Ability@ACC
    – Women’s Network
    – Cross-Cultural Network
  • ACC’s Māori Strategy, Whāia te Tika
  • Development opportunities in te reo Māori me ngā tikanga
  • Advocates in the disability sector
  • Diversity and Inclusion Approach
  • Support Māori by partnering with iwi and other Māori entities.

To view the position description, click ‘Apply Now’ reach out to Divya Rozario, divya.rozario@acc.co.nz. Applications will run until an ideal candidate is found. Applications will only be accepted when formally submitted through our ACC career website.