Principal Commercial & Contracts Manager

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    5 months ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category: Management
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 05-NOV-19
  • Job Reference: MBIE/1430441
  • Job Title: Principal Commercial & Contracts Manager
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  • Division:
  • Summary:
  • A leader with experience building capability in government
  • Leading teams through change and influencing from within
  • Experience working in or around technology outsourcing
  • Has worked with ICT and or service with contracts and commercials


About the role

This is an opportunity to lead in one of the largest government agencies.  To build and establish best in class work practices for the future of IT commercial agreements.  We are looking for someone with a vision of how we systemise ICT commercial contract management. 

Skills and experience required:

We are keen to hear from you if you have:

  • Qualification in Law, Accounting, Technology, Engineering or Finance
  • Previous experience in roles requiring commercial analysis or bid preparation, stakeholder management and influencing senior executives
  • A systems thinker with strong analytical skills
  • Must have legal right to live and work in NZ


About the team:

The ICT branch was established in 2017 and sits within the CGI Group.  ICT is responsible for the full range of Technology functions, including all service delivered through 3rd parties.  Commercial Performance is responsible for managing commercial risk and value for ICT investment.

Why work for us?

It is an opportunity to understand how ICT works and how we deliver technology solutions to our users across MBIE.  You will work with a wide range of suppliers and teams both internally and externally to MBIE.

About MBIE:

MBIE is the lead agency for making it easier for business to work with government.  MBIE’s purpose is to grow the New Zealand economy to provide a better standard of living for all New Zealanders.  We do this by working with others to help businesses to be more competitive, improving job opportunities and by ensuring quality housing is more affordable. 

How to apply:

Click on the APPLY button below in order to be directed to our on-line careers website.  You may view a position description at this site, as well as complete the on-line application, and upload a CV and cover letter. For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process.

Email Fi Sanderson at quoting ref MBIE/1430441 if you have any further questions.

Applications close at 5pm on Sunday 17 November 2019.