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Contract manager interventions, Lower North Region

Department of Corrections
Job Category:
Manawatu - Wanganui
Job Type:
Ongoing - Full Time
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Job Description



The Contract Manager Interventions (CMI) ensures the Department's suite of externally-contracted programmes is developed and delivered in an integrated and efficient manner that aligns with Departmental goals to reduce re-offending. The CMI is responsible for programme maintenance, monitoring and continuous improvement. Building and maintaining key relationships with internal and external stakeholders and the management of internal service delivery staff are core functions.

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Be able to demonstrate experience managing a diverse group of people
  • Support and maintain key relationships
  • Be skilled at service delivery monitoring and reporting
  • Manage a large workflow and prioritise effectively

Please note: Experience managing the procurement of social services will be a distinct advantage.  There may be the requirement to travel across the region as and when necessary.  This position can be based in either Palmerston North or Wellington.

All applications must be submitted online via our recruitment system before the closing date of Sunday, 4 December 2016. Please note that e-mailed applications will NOT be considered.

Vacancy Number: CSLNR7290
Applications close 4 December 2016

At the Department of Corrections we are passionate about reducing
re-offending and keeping communities safe. With Corrections you'll be part of a highly supportive team that manages offenders in prison and in the community.