Government Services Manager, Strategy and People Group, MIEA | Wellington

Posted on 19-May-2017
Application close date: 05-Jun-2017
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The Department of Conservation is the government agency that conserves and manages New Zealand's natural, historic and cultural heritage. Our vision is that New Zealand is ‘the greatest living space on Earth'.  Our undertaking is that New Zealanders gain environmental, social and economic benefits from healthy functioning ecosystems, from recreation opportunities and from living our history.


Government Services oversees the interface between the Department of Conservation and the Parliamentary Precinct. It manages and advises on core government processes including engagement with Ministers and Select Committees, and Official Information Act requests.


We are looking for an inspiring and proactive Government Services Manager to be part of a group that is leading change in this important area of work.


You will be an experienced manager with the ability to lead systems design and process, and have a thorough knowledge of the machinery of government.  You will need to be able to coach and mentor team members, and develop positive and influential relationships with other managers and staff across the Department.  You will have excellent communication skills.


Please apply online.  Applications must include a cover letter, CV and evidence of the required capabilities as per the role description.


For more information please contact Lucy Alcock, Director Government Services, email:, telephone 027 4977 626, quoting vacancy 800/1100


Applications close at 5pm on Monday, 5 June 2017

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