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Analyst - Strategic Performance and Risk

NZ Defence Force
Job Category:
Project/Procurement/Risk Assurance
Wellington - Wellington
Wellington - Wairarapa
Job Type:
Ongoing - Full Time
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Job Description

What you will do

As an analyst you will lead the collection, monitoring, analysis and reporting of data related to Army's enterprise performance and risk management. This is to ensure the Army Governance boards and senior leaders receive accurate and timely information. You will also contribute to the development of Army strategy, delivery of Government directed outputs and effective management of risk.

You will need the ability to analyse data, identify trends, present and engage with key stakeholders NZDF-wide and assist in the development of Army's performance and risk frameworks.

What we need

Our ideal candidate will have knowledge of enterprise performance and risk and how that is applied. You will have sound working knowledge of the Performance Management process and the ability to use analytical forecasting and modelling tools.

A high attention to detail is needed, along with excellent problem solving skills, organisational skills and communication skills. You will be able to cope with changing priorities and strict deadlines.

You will also have at least 5 years' experience in an analytical role, a sound working knowledge of Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Previous performance or risk management training and a relevant tertiary qualification.

Who we are

Army General Staff (Army GS) provides support to the Chief of Army (CA) to raise, train and sustain the NZ Army. The Army GS is a strategy lead organisation that is agile, innovative and decisive. 

Every hour of every day, 365 days of the year, the New Zealand Defence Force is contributing to the defence, security and well-being of Aotearoa / New Zealand.  As a modern, professional military, it is our goal to maintain well trained, equipped and disciplined armed forces that can react to crisis at short notice. 
Why Us
This is your opportunity to bring your passion, knowledge and experience to the Army General Staff.
In return we can reward you with challenging opportunities working in a supportive, motivated and forward-thinking team based in central Wellington

Check out the great benefits for you and your family when you join NZDF!

How to Apply

To view the Position Description and to Apply Online please visit our Defence Careers website, or use the links on this page.

Applications close on Friday 26 April 2019.

Please note: Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand (NZ) and be able to obtain and maintain the required level of NZ Government security clearance for the position applied for. The minimum citizenship and residency criteria for security clearances to be granted by the NZ Defence Force are as follows:

Higher level Security Clearance

  • most preferably a NZ citizen who has resided continuously in this country for the last 10 years, OR
  • is a citizen of, and/or has resided continuously in one or more of the following countries for the last 10 years: either Australia, Canada, NZ, UK or the USA; and has a background history that is verifiable and can be assessed as appropriate by the NZSIS towards a recommendation of suitability for a security clearance at a higher level.

If you do not meet these minimum criteria, we will not be able to accept your application.

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