Senior Risk Assurance Advisor at NZ Transport Agency , Wellington
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
- Champion risk management across Waka Kotahi
- Vibrant and people centric environment
- Join this high performing, supportive and diverse team
- Based in Wellington
Ko wai mātou | About us
As the lead regulator for land transport our purpose is to ensure that the system is safe, efficient, effective and operates in the public interest. Safety is a top priority for Waka Kotahi and we, as Te Rōpu Waeture (the Regulatory Services group), aim to improve safety and reduce the risk of harm by being a firm and fair real-world regulator applying principles of good practice grounded in Te Ao Maori - Whakapono (Integrity), Manaakitanga (Caring for people), Whanaungatanga (Relationships) and Kotahitanga (Unity).
Being a real-world regulator means we take a systems view that is focused on improving safety outcomes and reducing harm, we work to understand why people behave the way they do and are pragmatic in how we respond, we encourage and educate to support people to comply and enforce compliance when necessary.
We encourage you to explore our regulatory strategy Tu Ake, Tu Maia - Stand Up, Stand Firm to learn more about our path to becoming a responsive regulator for the real world.
Te Whiwhinga mahi | The opportunity
The purpose of this role is to provide risk management oversight and guidance to Waka Kotahi's Regulatory Services Group, and to provide assurance that the risks are well managed. This role requires specialist subject matter expertise in the risk management field and is required to work alongside other internal teams and managers across the Regulatory Services Group.
This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your career and learn from others, and an exciting time to join Waka Kotahi. You will be involved in working with teams providing expert advice on risk analysis and risk management matters while also seeing the bigger picture and communicating strategic thinking to the rest of the team.
This is a busy and varied role. We are looking for a self-motivated analytical thinker, who has a proactive approach to learning and an inquiring mind.
If you have these attributes and an engaging approach and excellent communication style, then this could be the next role for you.
Ko koe tēnei | About you
To be successful in this role, you will bring:
- Strong understanding and experience relating to risk management frameworks and assurance programmes.
- Strong knowledge and experience relating to risk management reporting and the development and use of performance indicators for risk management.
- Technical knowledge of the AS/NZS ISO 31000 Standard: Risk Management - Principals & Guidelines.
- Technically competent in risk analysis techniques.
- Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
- Proven ability to collaborate and engage with internal and external stakeholders at all levels
Rā Katinga | Applications close : Wednesday, 10 March 2021
For a copy of the position description: www.nzta.govt.nz/careers
For further information, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
To be considered for this position you must have a legal right to live and work in New Zealand.
Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). At the Agency we recognise the importance of diversity and inclusion and are committed to providing a working environment that embraces these values. Please let us know if you need any support or have any access requirements that will help you through the recruitment process.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||NZ Transport Agency|
|Attachment:||Senior Risk Assurance Advisor PD_Systems Integrity_February 2021.pdf (PDF, 319KB)
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