Team Leader, Transformation


Permanent full time working 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday

Napier is a lively and vibrant city, offering an exceptional climate as well as plentiful opportunities for family, recreation and relaxation. Improved road and air links are helping to make Napier one of New Zealand's most popular, liveable and easily accessible cities.

Napier City Council is one of Napier's biggest and most desirable employers - we value excellence, integrity, sustainability and outstanding customer and community service.

We have various organisational initiatives on the horizon for 2021 and beyond and we are now looking for an energetic people leader with suitable experience in change management processes and project management to join the Business Excellence and Transformation Team as the Team Leader Transformation.

As the Team Leader, Transformation, you will be responsible for shaping, planning and leading the delivery of organisational performance improvements and digital transformation strategies throughout the organisation.

Working at all levels of Council, you will help promote the adoption of frameworks and toolkits to increase capability and business efficiency.

To be successful in this role you will need to have:

  • A relevant Tertiary level qualification
  • Significant (7+ years) relevant experience in a change management/ project management/ business performance role
  • Experience with business transformation projects with a proven track record of delivering successful outcomes
  • Experience in managing successful teams

This role will appeal to an experienced individual who wants to influence business transformation, work across business lines and be part of an organisation that has a strong team and performance culture.

At the Napier City Council we value excellence, integrity, sustainability and outstanding customer and community service. If you do too then we encourage you to apply now!

We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status. Applicants must have existing rights to work in New Zealand. Our preferred candidates will be required to undergo pre-employment screening which includes drug testing and, for some roles, health screening.

Please do not apply for this role via our careers website.

For more information about this role, and to apply, please contact Rachel Cornwall at Populous People on 0272 565620.​

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Permanent Full Time

Job no: 5246684

Location: Napier City

Closing Date: Thursday, 5 November 2020