Lead Strategy Advisor | Wellington
Lead Strategy Advisor
- Considerable scope to influence future strategic direction
- Open to flexible working
- Fixed term opportunity till August 2022
- Wellington location
Te Whiwhinga mahi | The opportunity
As Lead Strategy Advisor you will work within our project team to further develop Waka Kotahi's regulatory strategy and plan for its implementation.
By providing high-quality leadership, analysis and advice you will ensure the strategy and implementation plan are fit-for-purpose and work for both internal and external stakeholders. Working collaboratively with Regulatory Services and other business groups across the organisation you will help join the dots together and connect people and work programmes.
If you are keen to add value by influencing and engaging others and making recommendations for the future them this could be your next exciting career step.
Ko koe tēnei | About you
To be successful in this role, you will bring:
- Proven experience in a similar role, developing successful strategies to inform and guide whole-of-system planning and thinking
- Demonstrated experience in using information to provide evidence for continuous improvement.
- Solid understanding of regulatory frameworks and the machinery of Government
- Strong written communication skills and experience writing board/ELT papers
- Top notch interpersonal and stakeholder management skills
Ko wai mātou | About us
Waka Kotahi is the primary regulator responsible for managing land transport safety and one of the regulators responsible for managing other harms in the land transport system. Te Rōpu Waeture, the Regulatory Services Group, is accountable for delivering regulatory activities that help to ensure people, vehicles, and rail and commercial organisations meet the required standards to be safe, and are able to access and use the transport system.
We encourage you to explore our regulatory strategy Tu Ake, Tu Maia – Stand Up, Stand Firmto learn more about our path to becoming a responsive regulator for the real world.
Along with our other benefits we also have new Waka Kotahi Life, Income Protection and Critical Illness Insurance scheme available for permanent employees.
You will demonstrate knowledge of, or a willingness to gain an understanding of Te Ao Māori and promote tikanga and Te Reo Māori. You will also have knowledge of, or a willingness to gain an appreciation of te Tiriti o Waitangi (the Treaty of Waitangi) as it applies in the public sector.
Rā Katinga | Applications close : Wednesday 27 October 2021
Please note that we may begin shortlisting as we receive applications. We encourage early applications as we may withdraw the advertising at any time
For a copy of the position description: www.nzta.govt.nz/careers
For further information, email: email@example.com
To be considered for this position you must have a legal right to live and work in New Zealand.
Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). At the Agency we recognise the importance of diversity and inclusion and are committed to providing a working environment that embraces these values. Please let us know if you need any support or have any access requirements that will help you through the recruitment process.
Lead Strategy Advisor Position Description September 2021.pdf (PDF, 305KB)
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