About New Zealand Blood Service
New Zealand Blood Service (NZBS) has sole responsibility for collecting, processing and distributing blood in New Zealand.
Through the generosity of our donors, we are able to help save lives through our blood, blood products and other services.
At the end of the day, you know that you've contributed in some way to making a difference in someone's life.
Our shared values are at the heart of our organisation's culture and guide our behaviour each and every day. They inspire us, motivate us and drive us to provide the very best service to the New Zealand public.
About the role
This is an exciting opportunity working in a unique part of the health sector, no 2 days will be the same! This is your chance to be part of providing essential, lifesaving blood and blood products to support the health needs of New Zealanders.
For this newly created position, we are looking for a rostering and scheduling champion to lead our newly expanded National Rosters team.
You'll lead our team of Roster Coordinators who roster our Nurses, Donor Technicians, Laboratory Scientists, Laboratory Technicians and Logistics assistants.
This is a key role in managing roster templates and design, Blood donation appointment schedules, as well as providing staffing and capacity modelling across NZBS.
Our people are key to the success of NZBS, and rostering our workforce is complex and varied. Our people work at 9 static sites across NZ and frequently are rostered to travel to 'away mobiles' all of which provide additional challenges and considerations for rostering.
Your leadership, planning and analytical skills are key to making a success of this role.
We are looking for a hardworking and values-driven person who wants a challenge. So to be successful in this role you'll be a great communicator with good written and verbal skills, have strong experience in planning, rostering and appointment scheduling.
Ideally you :
If this role sounds like what you are looking for, and you are self-motivated, have the ability to get the best out of people and able to communicate on all levels, then we would like to hear from you now.