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Programme Manager

Advertiser: NZ Transport AgencyMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
12 Mar 2019
Location
Wellington, Wellington Central
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Government & Defence, Policy, Planning & Regulation

Programme Manager

  • A key leadership role with a national focus
  • Ensure high standards of safety and compliance amongst commercial transport operators
  • Based in Wellington

About us

At the Transport Agency, it all starts with our people. The organisation's performance and success depends on the people who choose to make this a great place to work and make a difference for New Zealand.

The Transport Agency has a strong future focus, understanding that new technologies and changing customer expectations mean the transport system we know today will not be the one we deliver in ten years' time. Building the culture and capability to embrace that changing environment is critical to delivering our strategic commitment of 'great journeys to keep NZ moving'.

The Regulatory Group ensures focused, clear, effective end to end regulatory systems management of risks and improve safety and regulatory outcomes by creating a primary accountability for regulatory management. The group is accountable for operational policy, entry, in-service performance, and exit functions to manage harms and risk. The group ensures the setting of clear and consistent expectations in terms of policy, practices, procedures and processes so that customers and regulated parties know what is expected of them and what to expect from us.

The role

In this role you will have the opportunity to deliver national projects and business development initiatives designed to reduce road harm.

You will ensure high standards of safety and compliance amongst commercial transport operators through influence, advice, setting of clear expectations, deterrence and enforcement.

The role will lead and/or contribute to innovation for continuous improvement within the Regulatory Group and as directed in terms of Agency wide projects. Working closely with the Road Corridor Leadership team, you will lead projects and deliver key objectives with the team.

This is a senior leadership position with three main accountabilities:

  • Developing and delivering national projects (based on high priority risks)
  • Leadership - you will be a key member of the Road Corridor Leadership team, fostering a culture of high quality delivery, innovation, responsiveness and open communication
  • Engagement and management - achieving exceptional stakeholder relationships, securing highly connected partnerships with key stakeholders and ensuring high levels of industry commitment to safety and compliance

What we are looking for:

  • Experience at a senior level in a regulatory profession including investigative, auditing, interviewing and negotiation skills
  • Proven experience in developing and implementing systems and frameworks to enhance regulatory performance
  • An ability to develop solutions to complex problems using a range of analytical and problem-solving skills
  • The ability to understand and apply legislation, policy and other technical information
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including being an effective presenter
  • Strong relationship building skills and the ability to create rapport, build credibility and influence a wide range of stakeholders
  • A resilient and tenacious approach to achieve and exceed goals

Applications close on Sunday, 24 March 2019

For a copy of the position description and to apply go to: www.nzta.govt.nz/careers

To be considered for this position you must have a legal right to live and work in New Zealand.

 

  • A key leadership role with a national focus
  • Ensure high standards of safety and compliance amongst commercial transport operators
  • Based in Wellington

About us

At the Transport Agency, it all starts with our people. The organisation's performance and success depends on the people who choose to make this a great place to work and make a difference for New Zealand.

The Transport Agency has a strong future focus, understanding that new technologies and changing customer expectations mean the transport system we know today will not be the one we deliver in ten years' time. Building the culture and capability to embrace that changing environment is critical to delivering our strategic commitment of 'great journeys to keep NZ moving'.

The Regulatory Group ensures focused, clear, effective end to end regulatory systems management of risks and improve safety and regulatory outcomes by creating a primary accountability for regulatory management. The group is accountable for operational policy, entry, in-service performance, and exit functions to manage harms and risk. The group ensures the setting of clear and consistent expectations in terms of policy, practices, procedures and processes so that customers and regulated parties know what is expected of them and what to expect from us.

The role

In this role you will have the opportunity to deliver national projects and business development initiatives designed to reduce road harm.

You will ensure high standards of safety and compliance amongst commercial transport operators through influence, advice, setting of clear expectations, deterrence and enforcement.

The role will lead and/or contribute to innovation for continuous improvement within the Regulatory Group and as directed in terms of Agency wide projects. Working closely with the Road Corridor Leadership team, you will lead projects and deliver key objectives with the team.

This is a senior leadership position with three main accountabilities:

  • Developing and delivering national projects (based on high priority risks)
  • Leadership - you will be a key member of the Road Corridor Leadership team, fostering a culture of high quality delivery, innovation, responsiveness and open communication
  • Engagement and management - achieving exceptional stakeholder relationships, securing highly connected partnerships with key stakeholders and ensuring high levels of industry commitment to safety and compliance

What we are looking for:

  • Experience at a senior level in a regulatory profession including investigative, auditing, interviewing and negotiation skills
  • Proven experience in developing and implementing systems and frameworks to enhance regulatory performance
  • An ability to develop solutions to complex problems using a range of analytical and problem-solving skills
  • The ability to understand and apply legislation, policy and other technical information
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including being an effective presenter
  • Strong relationship building skills and the ability to create rapport, build credibility and influence a wide range of stakeholders
  • A resilient and tenacious approach to achieve and exceed goals

Applications close on Sunday, 24 March 2019

For a copy of the position description and to apply go to: www.nzta.govt.nz/careers

To be considered for this position you must have a legal right to live and work in New Zealand.

 

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