Operations Manager - Māori Economic Development | Wellington
|Position Type:||Ongoing - Full Time|
|Attachments:|| Operations Manager PD - Te Kupenga - May 2021.pdf (PDF, 796KB)
|Application Close Date:||20-Jun-2021|
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Operations Manager – Māori Economic Development
Salary Range: $129,000- $157,000
- Permanent role
- Contribute to the Crown-Māori relationship and Māori economic development
- Provide project management leadership, drive innovation, continuous improvement
E ngā mana, e ngā reo, e rau rangatira mā
Tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou katoa
If you are passionate about Māori economic development, are energetic and keen to make things happen, please consider our role as an Operations Manager. MBIE's Māori Economic Development Unit (MEDU) is looking for a person to be key interface across MBIE, its partners, and Māori customers. Someone who is adept at managing multiple projects and a varied workload. Attention to detail will be great! Equally, a proven ability to get things done, diplomacy skills and strong customer service ethos that will set you in good stead and provide plenty of opportunity for growth.
About the role.
The Operations Manager position is responsible for supporting Te Kupenga team to efficiently and effectively execute projects and initiatives to support Māori employment, enterprise, rangatahi, regions and training.
- By providing high-calibre support to the Te Tumu Houkura - General Manager Māori and Branch Leadership Team
- A varied, challenging and rewarding role in the Māori economic development space
Skills and Experience required for this role:
- Professional credibility suitable to take a leadership role across this high profile programme of work
- Proven experience working as a lead in programmes or projects of scale across the State sector
- Strong organisational skills (including project planning, project management and project reporting skills)
- Thorough knowledge of how to lead programmes well from start to finish i.e. design, resourcing, implementation, monitoring and review
- Experience with procurement and contracting processes
- Skilled in finance administration
- In-depth knowledge of processes at the centre of government as well as wider government processes and protocols
- Strong relationship management and communication skills and a high level of tact, intuition and judgement
- Very strong writer, skilled at drafting accurate, succinct and tactful correspondence, and reports
- Sound understanding of the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi and some knowledge of tikanga and Te Reo.
MBIE's goal is to create a resilient and high-performing economy that delivers real and ongoing quality of life for all New Zealanders.
Ko te whāinga matua a MBIE he whakatū i tētahi Ohanga e pakari ana, e toitū ana kia tino ora rawa atu ai a Aotearoa whānui.
We do this by working with others to create an environment that supports businesses to be more productive and internationally competitive, enables all New Zealanders to participate in the economy through improved job opportunities and by working to ensure quality housing is more affordable.
Ka tutuki tēnei i tā mātou mahi tahi me ētahi atu ki te whakatū kaupapa e tautoko marika ana i ngā pakihi ki te whakaora i ā rātou anō kia whai hua ai puta noa i te Ao, ā, e whai wāhi mai hoki a Aotearoa whānui ki ngā mahi ohanga mā roto mai i ngā toronga mahi, i ngā kaupapa whakatū kāinga hoki.
Our aspirations are echoed in our Māori identity – Hīkina Whakatutuki – which broadly means ‘lifting to make successful'.
Ko ā mātou tūmanako e titia ana ki tō mātou Māoritanga, ārā, kia “Hikina Whakatutuki”
How to apply:
Please follow the online process to submit your up to date CV and cover letter.
All applications must be submitted via our online process.
If you have any questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close 5pm, 20 June 2021