Project Manager

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    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
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  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 12-OCT-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/1488772
  • Job Title: Project Manager
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Who are we

Maritime NZ is the national maritime regulatory, compliance and response agency for the safety, security and environmental protection of coastal and inland waterways. We bring together our three cores roles of regulation, compliance and response to drive and achieve three key outcomes of: Safe, people and operations; Secure, ports and ships; Clean, seas and waterways.

Our team

As part of the wider ICT group, the IT Project delivery team delivers practical, elegant and feasible IT solutions to enable our people to get their work done. We pride ourselves on our ability to engage, listen and learn from our business partners and develop fit for purpose solutions designed with the future in mind.

About you

We are looking for a solution focused Project Manager with the ability to engage at all levels of an organisation. You will deliver consistent project delivery support whatever the size and scope of the project. As a confident communicator, you will work with our customers to determine their requirements, agreeing frameworks and analysis that would best suit their needs. Being open-minded and having the ability and experience to work through a range of options will be key.

Ideally you will bring the following:

  • Proven success working collaboratively with project business owners managing end to end IT projects through the entire lifecycle
  • Confidence producing regular reporting and advice to stakeholders on all phases of the project lifecycle
  • Adept at using agile or waterfall methods and working within Maritime NZ project management guidance
  • Experience with the evaluation of project progression and the confidence to make recommendations and decisions on options as appropriate
  • Expertise in working with external vendors
  • Ability to network and collaborate with other Maritime NZ Project Managers and Business Change Advisor and contribute to building Maritime NZ project management capability
  • Provide work allocation, support and opportunities for growth to the Project Coordinator
  • A commitment to continuous improvement and looking for future opportunities

At Maritime NZ we value our staff, our success as an organisation is underpinned by our people.

We are committed to building a diverse and motivated workforce. We think Maritime New Zealand is a great place to work and our staff are great people to work with.

Please apply on-line directly through the Maritime NZ website by going to Careers with Us. Here you can upload your CV and cover letter. For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process.

For more information, contact Jo Attewell on

Please note all applications will be acknowledged electronically.

Applications close on Monday, 26 October 2020.