Head of Product Delivery

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    5 months ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type:
  • Category: Management
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 04-NOV-19
  • Job Reference: WKS/1428625
  • Job Title: Head of Product Delivery
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  • Summary:
  • Lead a multi-faceted team through the delivery of a major pipeline of projects
  • Great benefits including life, trauma and income protection insurances
  • Base salary starting from $160,000

We’re looking for a senior people leader to join us as the Head of Product Delivery.

Reporting to the Chief Digital and Information Officer, the Head of Product Delivery will lead, develop and coach a team (currently 8 direct and 4 indirect reports) who are delivering a range of technologies to WorkSafe.

You’ll take ownership of the delivery of projects to a high standard, within budget and timeframes, by utilising best practice design and the use of key strategic vendors.

To be successful in this role, you’ll bring:

  • Proven leadership experience in a similar position or within a large, complex organisation
  • A commercial background, ideally within government
  • Solid background in managing large/complex digital projects and planning across technical and non-technical staff
  • Experience with Agile and other project methodologies

If you thrive off uplifting the capability of your team and delivering high quality projects in a people-centric organisation, this could be the right next role for you.

About WorkSafe

WorkSafe New Zealand, Mahi Haumaru Aotearoa, is the primary workplace health and safety regulator – our vision is that everyone who goes to work comes home healthy and safe.  Alongside other regulators we lead New Zealand to achieve healthy and safe workplaces through engagement, education and enforcement.

Benefits at WorkSafe

WorkSafe offer a range of benefits including life, trauma and income protection insurances, discounts on health insurance and eye care, four weeks annual leave plus three days WorkSafe leave, and learning and professional development opportunities.

Applications close on Sunday 10th November 2019. Please note: applications are being reviewed as they are received, with interviews being arranged throughout the advertising period. This may mean that the advertising period will finish earlier.

For further information please contact careers@worksafe.govt.nz with any queries.

To find out more about WorkSafe New Zealand go to www.worksafe.govt.nz.