Role type : Permanent - Full TimeLocation : Wellington Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the RoleWe are looking for an experienced senior leader to develop and deliver our biosecurity surveillance and diagnostic services technology roadmap.
The role will include responsibility for ensuring the directorate leadership team maintains a strategic focus and develops an awareness of innovative technologies which could improve operational efficiencies.
This is a unique and varied role with four distinct areas of responsibility :
This is an exciting opportunity to make your mark.The salary range for the role is B : $128,247 to $173,511 which depends on capabilities, skills and experience Mōu - About YouWith a track record of strategic leadership and management of technology systems, you will be a strong leader with the ability to deliver whilst having a clear vision for current and future priorities.
This role will suit someone who thrives on working with others to drive work forward. Pivotal to your success will be your :
MPI has a strength of common purpose and a passion to sustainably grow and to protect Aotearoa, for the benefit of all New Zealanders.
Our overall ambition is for New Zealand to be the most trusted source of high value natural products in the world. We are a team of experts with massive breadth of experience, offering opportunities to break out of our comfort zone and embrace intellectual and complex challengesTo learn more about MPI you can click here - https : / / www.
mpi.govt.nz / about-us / our-structure / Mō tō mātou rōpū - About the TeamThe surveillance and diagnostics work we do is to detect and identify pests and diseases that impact primary production and environment.
We also support trade by providing proof of absence of pests and diseases. Our scientific and veterinary expertise support biosecurity decision making processes for regulatory settings, responses, and organism management functions.
Ahurea - CultureWe encourage a vibrant, diverse, and inclusive workplace where difference is championed and we're an employer of choice because of it.
We recruit, grow, and retain talented, engaged, and motivated employees who actively contribute towards an environment where everyone feels welcome and valued.
To find out more about the Ministry and what we do please click here Ngā hua o te Mahi i te Manatū Ahu Matua : - Benefits of working at MPI
and has a background history that is verifiable and can be assessed as appropriate by the NZ Security Intelligence Service (NZSIS) towards a recommendation of suitability for a security clearance at this level.
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Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to ApplyTo view the position description and / or apply for the role please click APPLY FOR THIS JOB or visit the MPI Careers Site.
For tracking and reporting purposes, all applications must be submitted through our online careers portal.To apply for this role you must hold the right to work in New Zealand or be eligible to obtain it click here to find out more about work visa eligibility and options.
The closing date is Wednesday 29 June 2022.If you have any questions about the role, please email Conrad Cheung at conrad.
cheung mpi.govt.nz The Ministry for Primary Industries is committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values inclusion and diversity.
Your unique talents and experience will help us deliver exceptional services to our communities in Aotearoa. In return you'll enjoy an inclusive and flexible working environment in a diverse team of people while you're growing your career here in NZ and internationally.
We actively encourage applications from all backgrounds. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to tell us when you apply so that we can assist you through the recruitment process.