National Manager Identity | Wellington
|Position Type:||Ongoing - Full Time|
|Attachments:|| National Manager Identity - Position Description - September 2021.pdf (PDF, 867KB)
|Application Close Date:||27-Sep-2021|
- Lead a specialist team facilitating genuine migrants & counters identity fraud
- Lead strategic development relating to identity management
- Permanent role, salary range $132k-$160k, Wellington CBD location
About the role
The National Manager Identity is accountable for the development and operation of identity management systems, strategy, policies and services to Immigration New Zealand and stakeholders.
The role will develop and advance Immigration New Zealand's identity resolution capability, supporting the end-to-end visa process and the needs of other agencies and international partners.
This role will ensure that the Identity business unit is positioned to provide specialist identity and forensic examination services through capability and technology uplift and development, and leadership of identity-related training and capability development across the organisation.
You will also support Immigration New Zealand requirements in the implementation and operation of domestic and international identity-related data sharing arrangements.
This role reports to the General Manager, Intelligence, Data and Insights in the Immigration New Zealand group. As a member of the Intelligence, Data and Insights Leadership Team, the National Manager engages in wider strategic leadership requirements for the branch.
Skills and experience required:
We would like to hear from applicants who have:
- Proven senior leadership and management skills in a large and complex organisation including managing people, finances and resources
- Proven ability to take a broad approach to leverage cross-functional skills and experience to inform personal and organisational strategic decision making
- Ability to quickly build, maintain and leverage relationships with internal and external peers/contacts
- Demonstrated experience in developing and maintaining an environment focused on continuous improvement to enhance organisational performance
- Drive and resilience to lead proactively and deliver sustainable high performance
- Demonstrated ability to engage and motivate staff to deliver results
- Proven ability to develop trust and credibility with peers and senior managers
- Proven experience in the field of identity management and biometric technology at a senior level
- An understanding of the Machinery of Government and the Government decision making process
- Tertiary qualification in a relevant field or extensive and comparable relevant experience
Applicants must be New Zealand citizens or New Zealand permanent residents to apply for Immigration New Zealand roles. You will also be required to obtain and maintain a Top Secret New Zealand security clearance (you can check your eligibility here). A credit check and Police vetting will also be required.
The purpose of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) is to grow the New Zealand economy to provide a better standard of living for all New Zealanders. Our goal is to create a strong and high-performing economy by creating an environment that supports businesses to become more productive and internationally competitive.
Why work for us?
To reach its goal, MBIE is investing in its intelligence function, recognising the value this brings to decisions about risk and opportunity. The MBIE Intelligence Unit makes a unique contribution that enables decision makers to assess and manage risk and value at the earliest possible opportunity.
How to apply:
To apply for the position, click on the ‘Apply' button. This will redirect you to the MBIE Careers site where you can view the full position description and complete the formal application, attaching your CV and Cover Letter outlining your suitability for the role.
For further information on the role please refer to the attached position description. If you have further questions please email Mel Holland at firstname.lastname@example.org quoting reference MBIE/1543893.
Applications close at 5pm on Monday 27 September 2021.