Senior Advisor - Strategy Planning and Investment | Wellington
|Position Type:||Full Time|
|Attachments:|| Final JD Senior Advisor SPI.pdf (PDF, 541KB)
|Application Close Date:||22-Oct-2018|
At the Ministry of Education, our people shape an education system that delivers equitable and excellent outcomes. Our sights are set on ensuring our education system serves every individual child and young person fairly, and creates the best foundation for equal opportunity. Our organisation is full of hugely talented people, from a wide range of backgrounds. They work collaboratively, setting goals and reaching them, to shape a world-leading education system. Our people are broadening their own horizons and, ensuring our education system is equipped to broaden the horizons of our children and young people, thus ensuring the best possible future for New Zealand.
About our group
The Early Learning and Student Achievement (ELSA) Group sets the system-level learning for every child and student. Working between policy and customer facing functions, there is a significant political, stakeholder and public interest in the high performance of this group and the education curriculum and teaching workforce outcomes we seek for New Zealand.
The Office of the Deputy Secretary supports the Deputy Secretary ELSA, and the teams within the Group, to achieve strategic and operational objectives and to build a great working culture and environment. We are a practical, fast-paced, deadline driven and service oriented team that focuses on commissioning, work tracking, resource management, planning, business performance and excellent relationship management. We welcome candidates from diverse backgrounds and perspectives who will enrich our focus on learners and the education workforce.
About the roles
A recent restructure and refocus of the group has resulted in a Senior Advisor role being available for an individual with the right skills and a ‘can-do' attitude:
The Senior Advisor - Strategy Planning and Investment takes a lead role in providing advice and delivery support for ELSA, encompassing planning, delivery, monitoring, and reporting with a focus on the business lifecycle process to manage achievement of the long term business performance. The successful applicant will have experience at setting up these business systems and coaching and mentoring junior advisors on these important functions.
Are you ready to make a difference?
There is more information in the position description attached, please review and if this opportunity interests you and you meet the requirements, please apply now using the apply online button.
You will need to have NZ Permanent Residency to apply of these roles.
For further information please contact Kim McGregor 04 4631541 or email@example.com
Applications close on 22 October 2018.