Immigration Manager – Immigration New Zealand – Porirua Area Office

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category: Management
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 02-NOV-18
  • Job Reference: MBIE/1361977
  • Job Title: Immigration Manager – Immigration New Zealand – Porirua Area Office
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  • Division:
  • Summary:
  • Manage a team within a busy Visa Services office
  • Challenging & rewarding management opportunity
  • Porirua based, permanent full-time opportunity
  • Possible opportunity for secondment


About the role:

The Immigration Manager position is a team leadership role. You will use your business understanding and perspective to work collaboratively with other leaders and staff in a complex, changing and dynamic operational/service delivery environment.

Your time will be spent managing the workflow of the team to meet organisational objectives and navigate effectively through policy and procedures. Strong people leadership and management are key to this role.


You bring to us: (The areas listed below are the elements we find important in this role)

  • Proven success leading people in a fast–paced service delivery environment.
  • Experience in successfully implementing quality processes designed to streamline and improve productivity while being the customer service champion.
  • Effective coaching and performance management of individuals or teams resulting in personal growth and achievement of organisational goals.
  • Solving complex problems and being able to make sound decisions in a changing environment.
  • Strong operational leadership and high performance in workflow management
  • Experience in successful implementation and leadership of operational change while delivering on core services as change is implemented.
  • Mental agility to multi-task, dealing with ad hoc requests through to completion within tight timeframes, while maintaining a positive outlook.
  • Excellent relationship building with peers and external stakeholders.


Salary for this position starts from $68 – 80k depending on relevant skills and experience.


About MBIE and Immigration New Zealand: 

The purpose of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) is to grow New Zealand’s economy to provide a better standard of living for all New Zealanders. Immigration New Zealand has an active role in this by bringing the best people New Zealand needs to prosper.

The role of Immigration Manager sits within the Visa Services division. Visa Services is the main processing and operational arm of Immigration New Zealand. 


Applicants must be NZ citizens or permanent residents.


How to apply:

Click the APPLY button below in order to be directed to our on-line careers website.  You may view a position description at our site, as well as complete the on-line application, upload a CV and cover letter outlining your strengths for this position.

For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be formally submitted via our online advertisement.

If you have any further questions please contact Rosie Horsfall on quoting MBIE/1361977

Applications close at 5pm on Friday 16th November 2018.