Deputy Director-General, Corporate Services, Corporate Services Group, Wellington | Wellington

Posted on 06-Mar-2018
Application close date: 23-Mar-2018
General Manager/Executive
Position type:
Job reference:
  • Systems leadership
  • Broad Corporate Services and Financial accountability
  • Key support role to the Director-General
  • Contribute to making New Zealand ‘The greatest living space on Earth'.


Reporting to the Director-General you will have responsibility for the support and service functions of DOC; including Legal, IT, Finance, Outcomes Management, Risk and Assurance, Business Shared Services, and Administration. You will lead a sizeable team (approx. 300 staff) spread across New Zealand. You will be accountable for fiscal and fiduciary management, strategic and business planning and will work with other central government agencies.


We are looking for a skilled and experienced corporate services executive with a particular strength in finance and ideally be CA qualified. A specific focus will be systems leadership. You will have worked at a senior level in a similarly complex organisation and will have finely tuned stakeholder management and communication skills. An energetic and engaging leader, you will have a reputation as a capable, can-do, organised and trusted professional. Experience in public sector funding, or a similarly complex funding environment would be an advantage. Most importantly, you will be committed to the kaupapa of DOC and its work conserving and managing New Zealand's natural and cultural heritage.


DOC is committed to diversity in its workforce and an inclusive workplace culture.


For a confidential conversation, and to apply, please email or call Amy Tea on 027 435 3000. A role description can be found at


Applications close at 5pm on Friday, 23 March 2018.

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