About us | Ko wai mātou
At Waka Kotahi, the NZ Transport Agency, it all starts with our people. The organisation’s performance and success depends on the people who choose to make this a great place to work and make a difference for Aotearoa. The Transport Agency has a strong future focus, understanding that new technologies and changing customer expectations mean the transport system we know today will not be the one we deliver in ten years’ time.
The Transport Services Group plan, design, build, operate and maintain an integrated transport system which reflects our plans and priorities and to provide, improve and maintain the land transport system to effectively enable transport services.
The opportunity | Te Whiwhinga mahi
The New Zealand Government has allocated $3 billion to invest in regional economic development through the Provincial Growth Fund (PGF). The Transport Agency plays a significant role in supporting the PGF as transport is recognised as providing access to the jobs, education and essential services that enable regions to grow.
We are seeking an experienced Principal Advisor who will be responsible for all PGF related reporting including but not limited to reports to Ministers, Ministry of Transport (MoT) and Provincial Development Unit (PDU), PGF content in Transport Agency accountability documents and monitoring reports, Statement Performance Expectations (SPE) measure definitions and reporting, Transport Services’ group reports, as well as PGF-related briefings and ad-hoc requests for various internal and external audiences.
This will involve working across multiple groups to develop processes and products and to ensure these are successfully embedded within the Transport Agency.
With a natural ability to strategise and apply critical thinking you will provide sound judgement in the development of options and provision of advice.
This is a great opportunity for a senior level advisor with previous government experience who can lead from the front on complex projects involving multiple objectives and diverse stakeholders.
About you | Ko koe tēnei
To be successful in this role, you will bring:
Applications close | Rā Katinga Tuesday 24 March
For a copy of the position description: www.nzta.govt.nz/careers
For further information, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
To be considered for this position you must have a legal right to live and work in New Zealand.
NZ Transport Agency is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). At the Agency we recognise the importance of diversity and inclusion and are committed to providing a working environment that embraces these values. Please let us know if you need any support or have any access requirements that will help you through the recruitment process.