Strategic Programme Manager

We are looking for an experienced professional to join us during what is an exciting and interesting time in primary healthcare. This is a very busy role that will showcase your project/programme and risk management skills and enable our teams to successfully deliver on their required project/programme outcomes. 

About Mahitahi Hauora

Mahitahi Hauora is a newly formed primary health entity established to transform how primary healthcare is delivered in Northland.  Our organisation operates as a Trust, is not for profit and works to support a primary health care system that sustains equitable self-determined wellbeing and ensures every person in Northland can live a long and healthy life.  

The Position

We are looking for a Strategic Programme Manager who is experienced in project and risk management and successful contract outcomes, who will:

  • enable, support and develop the capability of our project leads in understanding project management delivery and outcomes.
  • manage, mitigation and reporting of project risk
  • utilise disciplined project methodology to ensure project meet milestones and key indicators
  • provide graphic reporting on project progress and outcomes

This is role that will see you reporting to the Whanau & Consumer Engagement Team Leader and working within the wider Change and Improvement Team. 

To be considered for this position you must have:

  • a postgraduate tertiary qualification in management or health
  • a project/programme management qualification
  • minimum of 5 years’ experience in a senior strategic project/programme management role
  • demonstrable experience in managing and delivery of project milestones
  • proven interpersonal skills in developing constructive stakeholder relationships
  • proven experience in interpreting strategic directions into operational outcomes
  • experience in contract management and performance

An understanding or experience working in the complexities of the primary healthcare environment would be an advantage. 

You must have a current NZ work visa and the legal right to work in NZ. 

A detailed position description and Application for Employment form can be downloaded from below.

If you have the skills for this role and passion to be part of this exciting team, please apply by forwarding your covering letter, CV and Application for Employment Form to Joanne Mason, HR Assistant at 

Applications close: Wednesday 27th May 2020

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