Manager, Financial Systems

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type:
  • Category: Management
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 13-NOV-19
  • Job Reference: MOH/1432691
  • Job Title: Manager, Financial Systems
  • Business Unit:
  • Division:
  • Summary:
  • Diverse financial and systems role with a lot of variety
  • Develop a high performing team
  • Wellington based


We have a kaitiaki role across the Ministry – protecting and looking after our organisation so we have great people, processes and technology.


The position of Manager Financial Systems has responsibility for leading the development, implementation and administration of the Ministry’s core financial systems, budgeting, forecasting and reporting systems, and to provide all finance system related period end activities to support the financial reporting process.


To be successful in this role you will be an experienced people leader of influence and have significant work experience in tier 1 enterprise resource and planning systems, FMIS and budgeting, forecasting and reporting tools.  You will be solutions focussed, and have broad experience including trouble shooting and knowledge of accounting systems combined with knowing how to get the most value from an ERP and contributing systems will be advantageous.  Your primary approach is always to be solution focused in your delivery with a dominant bent to collaborate with IT and finance teams to meet business requirements. 


The Ministry of Health is the kaitiaki of the health and disability system in New Zealand.  We are responsible for providing active stewardship and leadership across the nations health and disability system.  We ensure the system provides people with the highest levels of care, regardless of who they are or where they live. 


We have embarked on a transformational change programme which is creating some exciting career opportunities.  If you would like to contribute to the important work that we do, please join us.


You will find a copy of the Position Description attached or online at For further information, contact  

Please click Apply for this Job to upload your CV and cover letter.

Advertising for this role closes on Wednesday, 27 November 2019.


We encourage diversity and inclusion at the Ministry of Health and are committed to equal opportunity in all our employment policies and procedures.  In particular, we want to ensure accessibility needs are well supported, so the recruitment process is fair and equitable for all.  Therefore, please let us know if there is any support we can provide to ensure the recruitment process is fully accessible to you.  You can contact us at if you would like to discuss any accessibility needs you may have.