Manager Operations - Gambling

Job Title: Manager Operations - Gambling
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Christchurch
Contact Details: Kathy Claridge
Contact Email:
Job Published: 22 days ago

Apply your technical regulatory experience and strong leadership skills to deliver results when you lead, develop & grow a team of Gambling Regulators in the Regulatory Services Group!

Organisation: Department of Internal Affairs (DIA)
Business Group: Gambling Group, Regulatory Services
Branch: Policy Regulation and Communities
Location: Christchurch
Salary Range: Circa $100k negotiable on skills and experience

  • Apply your technical regulatory experience and strong leadership skills to deliver results.
  • Lead, develop and grow a team of frontline Gambling Regulators bedding in responsive risk based regulatory practice to meet agreed compliance outcomes
  • Be part of a growing, dynamic, modern regulator.

We are Regulatory Services and we are one of the New Zealand Government’s larger regulatory bodies. We promote effective regulatory outcomes in three broad systems: anti-money laundering and countering the financing of terrorism, gambling and digital safety.

As a risk-based, responsive modern regulator, we have embarked on an ambitious transformational change programme aimed at ensuring we can provide effective regulatory services in an increasingly complex and digital world.

You will lead the day-to-day management of a front-line regulatory team and raise regulatory practice and performance, ensuring the Gambling Group effectively meets its outcomes.

You will have:

  • Strong operational leadership experience in a regulatory environment.
  • Demonstrated success in motivating and developing high performing front-line teams.
  • Solid understanding of regulatory concepts and functions.
  • Proven ability to build and maintain effective relationships with key stakeholders.

If you are looking for a challenge and want a job where the work you do matters to communities across New Zealand, contact us now.

Applications close:  Sunday 16th September

For a copy of the job description please contact: Kathy Claridge on 04 471 8970 or

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