Senior Project Manager

Job Title: Senior Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Wellington
Salary: 130,000
Contact Details: Chris Kent
Contact Email:
Job Published: 14 days ago

Brand new Senior Project Manager opportunity.   This is your chance to work on an extremely high profile transformation and change project impacting over 100 sites across New Zealand.

In this role, you’ll be joining one of the largest Government agencies within the team responsible for strategy and change for development and delivery of major change programmes and projects, plus management of the change portfolio for Service Delivery.

As a highly experienced, senior level Project Manager, you’ll have exceptional stakeholder management capability and proven prior involvement within NZ government organisations.   Working closely with the Head of Project Delivery, you’ll play a key role across multiple areas including agile transformation, advice and support to Steering Committees and Governance Groups plus coaching and mentoring other project managers.   Management of large budget projects is absolutely critical for this role.

This opportunity will see you involved with various other initiatives across the organisation including: Access Management, Client Experience Design and Digital Channels.  

In addition to the above, the right person will need to show a real passion for high value, high profile project delivery, showing pragmatism and the ability to ‘roll with the punches’.   As this role is varied and has many moving parts, it’s guaranteed to be challenging but highly rewarding.

If you have the right skills and experience, please hit APPLY.  We will review all applications on a daily basis and respond as soon as possible.  For further information please email Chris Kent on  

Job Ref: 91930

Please note, it is essential that you are available for face to face interviews in Wellington at short notice and have the relevant permits already in place to work in New Zealand.