Funding and Programme Delivery is a key group within the new Ministry of Housing and Urban Development. We provide funding and partner initiatives to deliver more permanent public housing and affordable rental supply. We also provide fiscal and operational support to initiatives which provide transitional housing and support services for people with a housing need and support homeless people across the country. In collaboration with our partners we lead the delivery of these initiatives tracking the programmes performance against delivery targets and contractual milestones.
About the role
As Manager Issues Management you will take the lead and provide oversight for the Deputy Chief Executive (DCE) on critical or significant high-risk issues characterised by significant complexity, uncertainty, risk, or Ministry responsibility. This fast paced, highly dynamic role will require a leader with the capability to ensure issues are responded to promptly, managed appropriately and brought to an agreed outcome with risks mitigated.
As Manager Issues Management you will maintain oversight across key stakeholder relationships and partnerships. You will provide high quality strategic advice to the DCE through regular briefings and communication around reputational matters, both issues and opportunities.
We are looking for a highly successful senior leader with the proven ability to attract, grow and develop a team’s expertise and capability. You will have extensive experience managing relationships in a complex cross-sectoral environment taking a system-wide approach.
To be successful you will have:
What to do next
This is an exciting time to be part of a new Ministry with a people focused mandate where you will be part of a team making a positive difference in the community. If this looks like your next career move, then please apply now below.
For any confidential enquires please feel free to contact Jo Attewell at email@example.com. Applications close Friday 26th July 2019.
Please complete the on-line application and upload a CV and cover letter. For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process. Please note, you must have the legal right to live and work in New Zealand to be eligible for this position.