Team Leader Engagement - Delivery

Job Title: Team Leader Engagement - Delivery
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Wellington
Contact Details: Lucinda van Aswegen
Contact Email:
Job Published: 3 days ago
  • Team Leader position for internal and external stakeholder engagement role
  • P ermanent opportunity in a government agency
  • Lead and enhance the capability of the team and projects

A great permanent opportunity for an Engagement Team Leader to join a Crown entity, to manage project, oversee engagement, develop communication plans, social media channels, intranet and media statements.

You will:

  • Provide leadership to a high performing team
  • Determine accountabilities, expectations and performance standards with the team members and ensure regular performance management
  • Provide team training, coaching and mentoring
  • Improve management of customer experience and engagement across the agency
  • Continue building and managing the communications and engagement capability and services
  • Advocate to ensure the needs of stakeholders
  • Maintenance of a portfolio of work through revision of material obtained from communications and stakeholder management perspective
  • Support media enquiries where needed

Key skills needed:

  • Relevant experience in providing internal and external engagement advise required
  • Managing stakeholder risks, issues and opportunities and contribute towards implementing plans which will mitigate risks
  • Experience in providing stakeholder engagement support in a government organisation
  • Excellent writing skills are fundamental to produce work of high standards for extended periods in high volumes
  • Extensive experience needed working across all channels of engagement
  • I nternal communications experience needed
  • A good understanding of the processes in government and a political environment
  • Ability to build trust and relationships to ensure collaboration when engaging with stakeholders for effective decision making
  • Lead and influence complex and multiple relationships

If you are interested in this Stakeholder Engagement Team Leader opportunity with responsibilities across the board for internal and external communications, please click the APPLY NOW button. All applications will be acknowledged electronically.

For further information contact Lucinda van Aswegen on (04) 494 7093 quoting job number 102996

Lucinda van Aswegen and Rebecca Berney are Beyond Recruitment’s Customer Experience team.

Only people with the right to work in New Zealand may apply for this position. For advice on obtaining a New Zealand work or residence visa visit