The Corporate Solutions group is responsible for providing the majority of corporate and shared services within the new MSD corporate operating model. The Corporate Solutions operating model includes embedded corporate services for MSD, shared services and shared governance from MSD to the new Ministry for Vulnerable Children Oranga Tamariki, (Oranga Tamariki) the Social Policy and Evaluation Research Unit (Superu) and the Social Investment Unit (SIU) and a range of transitional embedded corporate functions to Oranga Tamariki.
About our Team
Our Risk and Assurance team provides assurance, advisory and risk management services aimed at evaluating and improving the effectiveness of enterprise risk management, controls and governance processes in the Ministry. All services are designed to provide insight, add value and to improve the Ministry's operations and the likelihood that the Ministry's goals, objectives will be achieved.
About the Role
The Manager Assurance Services has responsibility for providing assurance that the core functions the Ministry relies on to support the delivery of its operations are fit for purpose and operating effectively. You will develop a risk based programme that provides assurance that policies, procedures and control systems are robust to manage the risks that the Ministry is exposed to, and that assets and resources are used effectively.
You will manage a team of Assurance specialists in the allocation of resources to assurance projects, track individual assurance projects and report on project status to the General Manager Risk and Assurance. Through the effective management of professional relationships with members of the Risk and Assurance Team, MSD senior staff and external agencies and organisations, you will build rapport and foster cooperation and support for Assurance strategies and programmes.
Skills and Experience
As a successful candidate, you will have:
How to apply
To apply, please visit https://jobs.msd.govt.nz/job/Wellington-Manager-Assurance-Services-National-Office/422276200/?locale=en_GB to upload your CV and cover letter, and complete the online application form. All applications must be made online. If this is not possible or if you have any queries, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close: Monday, 21 August 2017
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