Implementation Advisor

Oranga Tamariki

  • Full Time
  • Wellington

Position: Implementation Advisor 
Location: Wellington 
Remuneration: $56,584 - $84,875

About us At Oranga Tamariki - Ministry for Children, our goal is to establish a multiagency approach to protecting and caring for New Zealand’s tamariki and rangatahi. We aim to demonstrate these values:

  • We put Tamariki first
  • We believe Aroha is vital
  • We respect the Mana of people
  • We are Tika and Pono
  • We value Whakapapa
  • We recognise that Oranga is a journey

About the role

Oranga Tamariki - Ministry for Children currently have an exciting opportunity for an Implementation Advisor to join our Services for Children and Families team based at National Office, Wellington.

In this role, you will provide a range of support and will be working in partnership with the Business Manager Operations to deliver advice and co-ordination to the Business Implementation and Support team. You will be responsible for working across multiple projects ensuring implementation is coordinated, planned and delivered successfully to our frontline staff.

Sitting in the Services for Children and Families team, this role calls for someone who is passionate about building strong relationships with stakeholders. You will be a great communicator with a knack for about getting the right information to the right people in the right ways at the right time. You will thrive in a fluid and fast paced environment and bring a can-do attitude and an uncanny ability to get things done.

This is a varied role and will see you putting your hand to a wide range of tasks including; administration, coordination, providing implementation advice and ensuring risk, action plans and deliverables are documented. You will also be required to create presentations for our leadership team and build meaningful relationships across the organisation.

Skills and experience

As an experienced project/programme coordinator or implementation advisor you will bring your outstanding organisation and advisory skills to this role. You will have a logical and task orientated working style and will bring high energy and enthusiasm to the team. Playing a key role to our implementation and operational activity, you will be working with a range of staff and managers across the organisation, therefore your outstating relationship management and communication skills will be put to good use in this role.

What we offer

The position of implementation advisor offers an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to grow and develop their advisory and project skills. You will have exposure to a range of projects and operational activity. If you want to be part of changing the way New Zealand supports our children and young people, apply now.

How to apply

Internal Oranga Tamariki employees - please apply through your myHR portal at work. This will ensure that your myHR employee profile is visible as internal candidate. All external applicants including MSD employees please apply through the apply button and upload your CV and cover letter to our applicant tracking system. Please note all applications must be made online. If you have any further queries please do not hesitate to contact Andrew Louis at

Applications closes Monday, 26 October 2020.

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