Assistant Director, Delivery

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    5 months ago
  • Category:
    Government
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category:
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 05-FEB-21
  • Job Reference: NZ/C2/21/2678
  • Job Title: Assistant Director, Delivery
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  • Summary:

Our work is secret, but the reason for our success isn’t. It’s our people. And we’re just like you. We’re ordinary people. But together, we’re doing extraordinary things to protect New Zealand and New Zealanders. 

While we’re ordinary people, we’re not all the same. We welcome diversity, in all its forms, in fact we consider it a strength. 

Join us and become part of a Community where your skills, experiences and ideas are valued and you’re encouraged to be curious, to share your ideas and of course, have fun along the way. 

If you’re up for the challenge, become Beyond Ordinary with us. 

Our Technology Directorate delivers technology for GCSB, NZSIS and the wider security and intelligence sector. Our purpose is to ensure that mission requirements are met today and in the future – realising positive outcomes for New Zealand. 

This is a senior position within the GCSB, leading delivery and providing strategic leadership to the GCSB, NZSIS and the wider sector. You will be responsible for portfolio/programme/project management; data/information management; service delivery; and commercial management. 

As a senior leader, you will be adept at strategic and operational planning, service management, and leading high performing teams. You will have extensive experience in:

  • Service delivery within a technology and/or data management context
  • Managing large and complex technology programmes/projects
  • Leading teams and managers through periods of substantial change and growth
  • Stakeholder management within a high-pace environment
  • Attending to policy and security constraints within a compliance-focused organisation
  • Commercial Management 

Working in a unique and supportive environment, you will have an opportunity to apply your expertise and ingenuity to a wide range of stimulating subject areas. You will help us meet complicated technical challenges and deliver services that realise measurable benefits. 

If you want to work with a purpose at the heart of New Zealand’s national security, make your application now. 

We want our people to succeed, whatever success looks like for them. Join us and we’ll give you significant professional development opportunities aimed at taking your career in the direction you want it to go. You won’t stand still with us as we’re committed to ongoing learning and continuous improvement. 

We’re also committed to your wellbeing. We want our people to be the best they can be, both at work and at home. We offer our people comprehensive benefits, access to staff networking groups, flexible working and great work-life balance. 

If you want to love coming to work each day, let us help you become Beyond Ordinary. 

Applications close on 21 February 2021.

You must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Special (TSS) security clearance. Ordinarily to obtain this level of clearance candidates must have a 15 year checkable background in countries where meaningful and reliable checks can be undertaken. Where requisite checks are unable to be made, the candidate application may not be able to be progressed.

Use this online tool to self-check your eligibility for a TSS security clearance. Please note that this tool is not part of the formal security clearance process: http://www.protectivesecurity.govt.nz/eligibility-tool

The NZIC treats all applications for employment in the strictest confidence and we ask that you maintain a similar level of confidentiality. You are expected to exercise discretion during the recruitment process and throughout your career.