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Programme Manager                                                                           5.00 pm, Friday, 2 June 2017  

Direct report to Chief Executive

Southland’s abundant natural resources underpin not only our local economy but our fantastic quality of life.  Our role at Environment Southland is to maintain it for current and future generations.

We are seeking an experienced programme manager to develop a stream of work to deliver our People, Water and Land strategy.  This will involve establishing the institutional and informational frameworks and processes that give effect to the strategy, build community resilience and deliver required outcomes.

Your well-honed influence and communication skills will be critical to developing and managing the relationships you’ll require to shape the development of our urban and rural sectors in the drive to improve water quality.  Consultation and collaboration will be key to establishing durable partnerships where all stakeholder needs are considered within, across and outside of the organisation.

Ideally, you will have a relevant tertiary qualification and significant programme or project management experience.  You will be able to demonstrate the ability to develop relationships and to influence to deliver outcomes.

If you want to make a real difference in an area of environmental significance, click here to apply and upload your CV. 

We offer the best of Southland: affordable housing, short and simple commutes, challenging and interesting work, engaged and engaging colleagues, a positive and supportive work culture, a close-knit and caring community and the great outdoors at the back door. 

Job description Manager Land and Water Programme.pdf


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