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Help shape the future of Education
At the Ministry of Education, we work together to shape an education system that delivers equitable and excellent outcomes.
Our organisation is made up of more than 3,000 talented and committed people around New Zealand, from a wide range of backgrounds and cultures.
While we work in different groups and on different things, we all strive every day to make the biggest difference we can for every child, young person and adult student in our education system.
Education Infrastructure Service (EIS), a part of the Ministry of Education, creates and supports safe, healthy, inspiring and ICT enabled learning environments. EIS manages the Crown’s second largest property portfolio of around 2,500 schools with a book value of $18 billion, is responsible for the largest payroll in the country, and transports over 100,000 students to and from school each day.
About the role
EIS key strategic suppliers represent an annual expenditure in excess of $100m pa. We have a need for several Commercial Managers who will provide commercial management, guidance and oversight to enhance commercial activities across significant commercial agreements held by the Ministry.
The Commercial Managers will primarily have responsibility for the Ministry’s commercial relationships with allocated strategic supplier(s), strategic panel arrangement(s) and other suppliers as required.
You will work collaboratively with other EIS Procurement functions, stakeholders and wider Ministry staff to build and maintain sustainable long term supplier relationships which deliver quality outcomes for EIS.
Your Key Priorities will include:
Please note there is further information in the attached Job Description.
Ideally you will have very highly developed commercial relationship management experience with a preference for experience in leading the development and delivery of commercial outcomes within a large infrastructure organisation or similar complex organisation.
You will also offer:
If you are seeking challenge, have great influencing and relationship management skills and are interested in managing a strategic relationship then this could be the perfect role for you!
Are you ready to make a difference?
We welcome candidates from diverse backgrounds, including Māori, Pacific and those with disabilities, who will enrich our understanding of the education system.
As a government agency, the Ministry is committed to keeping to the Treaty of Waitangi’s guiding principles in our work for and with Māori students, their whānau, hapū and iwi.
Please review the Job Description and if this opportunity interests you, and you meet the requirements, apply now using the ‘Apply Online’ button.
For further information please contact Stephanie Phillips at email@example.com
Applications close midnight – Sunday 15 March 2020.