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Business Writer

Department of Corrections
Job Category:
Facilities/Asset Management
Wellington - Wellington
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Ongoing - Full Time
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Job Description

Vacancy Number: FPTNO11509 
Closing Date: 11.30pm Tuesday 23rd July 2019
Location: National Office, The Terrace 

Business Writer

Diverse asset portfolio of $2.8b
Complex high profile assets and construction projects
Building excellence, new team and focus

The Department of Corrections has an incredibly diverse asset portfolio of $2.8b across NZ and is undertaking significant investment in addressing capacity and enabling new ways of working to achieve its strategic objectives of keeping communities safe and changing lives.

Building and further developing the Department's Asset Management capability will integrate long term planning, investment, asset maintenance and project delivery. 

As a result of this transformation to strengthen our strategic Asset Management and delivery capability, a large number of new roles and teams have been created.

As the Business Writer, you will plan and develop authorisation collateral and investment case material in line with the Treasury Better Business Case framework. You will then champion this through the business, so that timely approval and funding is received for planned and reactive projects. This includes but certainly isn't limited to:

  • Writing high quality and informed idea briefs and investment cases
  • Analysis including benefits realisation, financial analysis , risks and options analysis
  • Collaboration with key stakeholders and team members

To be successful in this role you will have the following skills and experience:

  • Expert writing skills, with the ability to articulate complex issues in pragmatic and user friendly documents
  • Proven success in high quality business case development including the measurement of project benefits and the application of the NZ Treasury Better Business Case framework
  • Proven experience in successfully navigating and obtaining approvals in a complex authorising environment
  • Excellent oral communication and interpersonal skills
  • Advanced analytical skills
  • An understanding of property and construction / capital projects

This role is part of a large team recognised as a centre of excellence. With career pathways and significant support and leadership together with deep technical expertise, this role offers outstanding career development opportunities for the right person.

The salary range for this role is $96,557 to $136,316 Appointment will be based on skills and experience relevant to the role.

Ready for the challenge? APPLY NOW! We'd love to hear from you!

All applications must be submitted online via our recruitment systemPlease note: Applications that are emailed directly will NOT be considered.

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