ICT Project Manager at Ministry for Primary Industries, Wellington City
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
ICT Project Manager
Role type: Permanent Full-Time
Salary band: $119,759 - $162,027 depending on skills and experience
Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the Role
The ICT Project Manager will be responsible for the successful delivery of digital projects to meet MPI outcomes.
Provide leadership and work within a strategic context, to manage and deliver large, complex, critical and/or multiple projects on time, to approved budget and scope to enable realisation of benefits stated in the Business Case. You will have the opportunity to work across our many business units such as Biosecurity New Zealand, Forestry and Fisheries to name a few.
You will be able to operate in an environment that requires you to deliver projects using various project management frameworks and methodologies, that will support both predictive and iterative delivery (waterfall, agile, hybrid).
You will have experience in ensuring quality and governance standards are being adhered to throughout the project lifecycle and leading teams through change. You are an excellent communicator up, down and across teams and reporting lines across the organisation. This could look like effective reporting and getting decisions made at governance boards, working in partnership with vendors to ensure MPI gets value for money and business problems are solved, and leading cohesive project teams made up of technical and business subject matter experts.
Mōu - About You
You have a strong background in project managing technology projects of medium – large scale complexity, excellent project and stakeholder management skills and a team player who can make positive contributions to our team culture – we like to have fun while we deliver results!
- A proactive, solutions-focused attitude.
- Excellent communicator, written and verbal.
- Ability to establish strong relationships with stakeholders at various levels within the organization and able to work collaboratively.
- Strong project planning and delivery expertise to ensure dependencies, risks and issues, scope and budget management, change impacts are accounted for and communicated to relevant stakeholders.
- Demonstrated exposure with project management tools e.g. MS Project.
- Great team player and able to effectively lead project teams.
Mō te Manatū Ahu Matua - About MPI
The Ministry for Primary Industries is helping to seize export opportunities for our primary industries, improve sector productivity, ensure the food we produce is safe, increase sustainable resource use, and protect New Zealand from biological risk.
The Digital Portfolio Office at MPI is in its setup phase and will provide oversight of all digital projects and programmes at MPI. This covers the end-to-end planning, delivery and ongoing assurance and benefits tracking of all digital projects and programmes.
To find out more about the Ministry and what we do please click here
Ngā hua o te Mahi i te Manatū Ahu Matua - Benefits of working at MPI
- Career development and internal opportunities across the branch and organisation
- Wellness benefit for employees
- Flexible working (we support work life balance and flexible work arrangements whenever possible)
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to Apply
To view the position description and/or apply for the role please click “APPLY FOR THIS JOB” or visit the MPI Careers Site. For tracking and reporting purposes, all applications must be submitted through our online careers portal.
To apply for this role you must hold the right to work in New Zealand or be eligible to obtain it – click here to find out more about work visa eligibility and options.
If you have any questions about the role, please email email@example.com
The closing date is midnight Friday 19 August; however suitable applicants will be notified as applications are submitted.
The Ministry for Primary Industries is committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values inclusion and diversity. Your unique talents and experience will help us deliver exceptional services to our communities in Aotearoa. In return you'll enjoy an inclusive and flexible working environment in a diverse team of people while you're growing your career here in NZ and internationally. We actively encourage applications from all backgrounds. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to tell us when you apply so that we can assist you through the recruitment process.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Ministry for Primary Industries|
|Position type:||Full Time|
|Category:||IT & computing|
|Attachment:||BTIS ICT Project Manager Digital Portfolio Position Description.pdf (PDF, 297KB)
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