Project Manager
New Zealand Army
Wellington central, Wellington , NZ
3d ago

What you will do

As a Project Manager you’ll work collaboratively and productively across Headquarters Defence Logistics Command (HQ DLC) and the wider Logistics Command to produce required outcomes.

You’ll be responsible and accountable for managing project delivery to agreed standards and within tolerances (time / budget / quality / scope / risks and benefits).

In this role your main focus areas will be :

  • Project management;
  • Project team leadership; and
  • Stakeholder management.
  • What we need

    Your in-depth knowledge and experience with programme and project management methodologies (Prince, PMI) and tools (MS Project), with demonstrable skills in leading, managing and successful implementation of small scale projects.

    Key skills and experiences we’re looking for include :

  • Strong project management skills and experience;
  • Experience with Better Business Cases (BBC) methodology;
  • Experience within a logistics environment and knowledge of Integrated Logistics Support (ILS);
  • Contemporary organisational change management thinking;
  • Financial planning and forecasting skills;
  • Well-developed analytical skills with the ability to think laterally;
  • Proven collaboration and relationship management skills;
  • Demonstrable strengths in communication and presenting information; and
  • The proven ability to deal with issues and to apply problem solving techniques.
  • Who we are

    The Defence Logistics Command (DLC) is a consolidated organisation that provides logistics excellence to sustain NZDF maritime, land and air operations.

    DLC provides consolidated logistics support to equip and sustain the three Services to enable them to meet operational outputs now and into the future.

    The Logistics Delivery Support Group (DSG) is a stable, base level capability that provides expertise across DLC to support the rapid implementation of initiatives to sustain, improve, integrate and enhance Defence Logistics operations.

    The group is an enabler for the DLC Portfolio to make more informed and timely decisions to expedite the initiative life cycle.

    Every hour of every day, 365 days of the year, the New Zealand Defence Force is contributing to the defence, security and well-being of Aotearoa / New Zealand.

    As a modern, professional military, it is our goal to maintain well trained, equipped and disciplined armed forces that can react to crisis at short notice.

    Why Us

    NZDF is an inclusive organisation that is open to flexible working arrangements and welcomes applications from people regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, age, beliefs / opinions, or family circumstances.

    In return for your expertise, dedication and hard work, NZDF is offering remuneration reflective of your experience, along with :

  • Fully funded life cover up to $300,000;
  • 5 weeks annual leave per year.
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