Clinical Project Manager

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 months ago
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  • Job Type: Fixed Term Contract
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  • Location: Otago
  • Date Advertised: 03-FEB-21
  • Job Reference: NZ/065071
  • Job Title: Clinical Project Manager
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  • Fixed-term, full-time position (40 hours/per week)
  • Project until 30 June 2022
  • District wide scope with travel required

Our Strategy and Planning team have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Clinical Project Manager to join the team.

About the opportunity

Reporting to the Manager Strategy and Planning, this critical role has been developed to work as part of a team to plan and integrate the Ministry of Health’s Sustainability project. This project will be working on the primary and community care model across the various Southern DHB’s health system.

This role will initially focus on Frail Elderly and Care Coordination. Other areas of focus will be Integrated services for high needs whanau in South Dunedin, Primary Maternity, Acute and Urgent care, and Community diagnostics.

As a Clinical Project Manager your will be able to evaluate clinical data and ensure compliance with clinical protocols and objectives.

About you

This is a role where your exemplary aptitude for networking and facilitation will be well utilised. You will be working with a wide variety of clinical and non-clinical persons to develop connected and responsive clinical partnerships from across the interlocking parts of the health system. You will be able to adapt and respond to enthusiastic stakeholders in an environment that is complex and challenging. In addition, your clinical project management skills will be necessary to ensure compliance with clinical protocols and objectives.

You will have previous experience in a clinically and health related field, ideally with a relevant tertiary qualification.

You will need to be resilient, persistent and focused on the end goals as we want to make a significant difference, but you will be supported by extremely professional colleagues – all dedicated to lifting the bar. This really is a unique opportunity to help set us up for the future as we continue to transform the models of care and services we provide to our diverse communities.

If you are looking for a challenging role with great job satisfaction, then apply now!

About Southern DHB

Southern District Health Board (Southern DHB) exists to support everyone across our district to live well, and access the right care when they need it, by delivering high quality, patient-centred and equitable health services to our diverse communities.

The location

The Southern district offers the benefits of excellent amenities, first class primary through to tertiary education, and outstanding recreational opportunities. Whether it surfing, kayaking or sailing; skiing, hunting or fishing; theatre; live-music; or art – there is something for everyone. Check out for what the region and we can offer you and your family.

Closing date: Thursday, 25 February 2021.

Please note that we may begin shortlisting as we receive applications and could withdraw the advertising at any time.

For further information please contact Theonette Ramsden, Recruitment Advisor – Strategy, Primary and Community Directorate, Phone (03) 214 5770 or Email:

To apply

We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: