Manager Ministerial Services

We're transforming our organisation because the world is changing.  Technology is making rapid changes to the way people connect and the transport choices we have, and customers and businesses want faster, easier and more personalised transport services.

Our new Ministerial Services Team will service the whole organisation,  with the aim of ensuring consistency and effectiveness of our official correspondence and reporting across all business areas.  We are building a high performing team which will use a combination of indepth governance expertise and and technical knowledge to deliver high quality and timely products and services to our internal and external customers.

We are looking for an energetic and effective leader with solid experience to manage our high functioning Official Correspondence Unit and Ministerial Advisor Team.  You will have the opportunity to apply your knowledge and experience to  grow team capability, improve processes and monitor performance. You will be skilled at providing clear direction, objectives and work plans to a team in a similar environment.  This could be a good role if you are looking to develop your career in a busy and varied organisation.

The environment is very busy with a huge breadth of activity.  The organisation is looking to innovate as we gear up to meet the challenges within the transport sector and make a real difference to the lives of New Zealanders. We encourage unique ideas and promote innovation as one of our clear values.

Key skills and experience we require include:

  • Experience skill and passion to grow capability in your team
  • Strong experience in a similar role in a Government organisation
  • The ability to work effectively under pressure
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • The ability to understand and anticipate risks and  priorities across a large and varied organisation
  • A curious mind, willing to share new ideas
  • Strong collaborative skills and the willingness to work across the Agency in a joined up approach


We provide an open environment where you can learn from mistakes, have clear direction, meet your goals and enjoy a workplace where you are enabled to grow and succeed.

Apply now for this unique role where what we do impacts the lives of every New Zealander

Vacancy closes 23 July 2017


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