Business Lead

Date: 13-Sep-2021

Location: Central Auckland, NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council


  • Great opportunity to join a new team
  • Manage and deliver the business programmes of work and projects
  • Change management and design thinking


He angitūtanga: The opportunity 

You’ll be joining the Planning and Performance team, which sits within the wider Connected Communities Department, and in a newly created role as Business Lead, you’ll provide practical oversight and coordination of the Connected Communities business planning cycle across various stakeholders.

You’ll support the department wide planning and strategy and provide evidence to inform prioritisation and sound decision making, along with supporting the development monitoring and reporting for our regional programmes.

He kōrero mōu: About you

As a strategic thinker with the ability to drive service innovation, you’ll have experience in project management methodologies, programme planning and change management – and bring with you business acumen, financial management, and evidence-based service planning. This will include strong technical skills, such as Sharepoint, Excel and Data Analysis.

You will need to demonstrate a strong commitment to customer service excellence and customer relationship management, with the ability to build trusted relationships and communicate confidently in diverse settings.  

Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer 

This is a great opportunity to be part of our dynamic team and build something from the beginning. What we are trying to achieve is no mean feat, and is suited to those who enjoy a challenge, relish change and embrace ambiguity. If you feel you can contribute to this outcome through your experience, excitement, and ingenuity please take up our invitation to apply.

Please use the following link to view a copy of the position description: bit.ly/3E8QQcN


Applications close Sunday, 26th September 2021


Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.