Whaitua Programme Manager – Greater Wellington Regional Council – Wellington

  • Full Time
  • Wellington
  • Mar 23, 2018

Website Greater Wellington Regional Council

We are seeking a talented individual to join our high performing and innovative Environmental Policy Department.

  • Are you ready to shape the future of environmental management for the Wellington region?
  • Are you natural leader who thrives on collaboration?
  • Do you have a commitment to improving water quality in our region?

We have:

  • complex natural resource problems that need your intelligence and enthusiasm to solve
  • collaborative and supportive culture
  • work life balance – flexible working hours
  • an open mind for new ideas and methodologies – we push the boundaries of what is possible
  • a relationship driven approach that achieves the best for our communities

You have:

  • a passion and commitment to excellent leadership with proven people management skills, and a high degree of emotional intelligence
  • deep knowledge of water policy in New Zealand and will thrive in the challenge of this complex space
  • an in-depth understanding of collaborative process and consensus decision-making
  • great interpersonal skills that allow you to build constructive relationships
  • strategic thinking and are able to work to a vision
  • an understanding of where to focus the team’s efforts, and how to play to the team member’s strengths
  • respect for our Māori communities and understand their tikanga.

This is a rare and influential role. If you believe you are the right person, we’d love to hear from you.

To apply for either position please view the job description and apply with a cover letter and CV via the link below.

For further information on these roles please contact the Environmental Policy Department manager, Matt Hickman, on 04 830 4320 for any other information please contact Lea Pannu Human Resource Coordinator on 830 4013.

Applications close: Friday, 23 March 2018.


To apply for this job please visit the following URL: https://careers.gw.govt.nz/jobs/GW-1323252 →