Senior Functional Specialist

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    4 months ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Auckland
  • Date Advertised: 04-OCT-19
  • Job Reference: NZ/SENFUNCSPE
  • Job Title: Senior Functional Specialist
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  • Summary:

As a Senior Functional Specialist, you will be responsible for providing Oracle EBS expertise to support, maintain and deliver enhancements, across a nationwide Finance, Procurement and Supply Chain solution (FPIM).


In this role you will:


  • Maintain, support and ensure the quality and integrity of solution
  • Provide solution expertise and knowledge
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders and customers
  • Coach and mentor team members; Be key point for escalations
  • Create short term, and input into strategic direction for the lifecycle of the FPIM solution
  • Develop approved solutions/options from ideas through to reality
  • Identify, implement and manage continuous improvement areas


To be successful in this role:

This role requires someone who is strategic, able to problem solve, has excellent communication, has conflict management experience and is able to plan. You will also have a relevant tertiary qualification.


You will have experience in:


  • Implementation as a business analyst in relation to ERP Finance, Supply Chain or Procurement based applications
  • A large complex Oracle EBS environment
  • Procedural and process design, business analyst and continuous improvement
  • Change management
  • Enhancement management and delivery skills
  • Documentation and/or information mapping


An advantage but not essential is experience working in the health sector, with Oracle EBS R12 ERP and an understanding of technical system architectures and strong facilitation skills.


About NZ Health Partnerships

NZ Health Partnerships is supported and owned by New Zealand’s 20 District Health Boards (DHBs). By thinking, acting and investing collaboratively through us, DHBs can achieve greater efficiencies than they would by operating independently. We provide a range of national services for DHB’s including shared banking, collective insurance, and procurement of medical devices and indirect products and services. While we are focused on administrative and support services, everything we do has direct or indirect clinical benefits. Ultimately, improving patient care is at the heart of what we do. Should you wish to learn more please visit


How to apply

If you are highly motivated and want to make a difference to the health and wellbeing of New Zealanders, please apply online. A full Position Description is available once you click to apply. Applications close on Friday 25th October.