Pou Hiranga Matihiko – Digital Innovation Manager

MANA Recruitment

  • Auckland

Nau mai, haere mai, hono mai. We are Starship Digital and Community Engagement.

  • Lead and inspire a rōpū of creative digital specialists
  • Contribute to shaping the digital strategy of an emerging service through innovation and engagement
  • Serve mokopuna and whānau in communities across the motu by progressing Te Tiriti-based outcomes and practice.

Tā mātou tira | Who we are

Kia kotahi ai te oranga mo te iti me te rahi
Healthy communities, world-class healthcare, achieved together

Starship Digital and Community Engagement is a service of Starship Child Health, the leading provider of paediatric health care in Aotearoa and the South Pacific.

Our rōpū supports community and digital engagement across the breadth of Starship’s services with a focus on the safety and wellbeing of mokopuna and whānau. We embody ‘by whānau, for whānau, with whānau’, reflecting our commitment to whakamana te Tiriti o Waitangi and the communities we serve.

Te whiwhinga mahi | Opportunity 

The Pou Hiranga Matihiko – Digital Innovation Manager will:

  • ensure our digital platforms and engagement strategies progress Te Tiriti-based outcomes and practices
  • lead and inspire a close-knit team of digital specialists, ensuring the growth and hauora of the Service’s kaimahi, particularly Māori and Pacific kaimahi
  • span a number of roles from strategic innovation to tactical implementation
  • shape these understandings into strategic plans and product roadmaps that engage stakeholders and share a clear vision for our digital platforms and technology-enabled solutions.

Tō kete rourou | What you bring

As well as a relevant tertiary qualification and significant experience as a Māori or Pacific leader in the digital space, you’ll bring to this rōpū:

  • Experience developing and implementing creative digital engagement strategies by Māori, for Māori
  • A proven ability to build and maintain relationships with a range of stakeholders including mana whenua and iwi
  • Strong technical knowledge of digital platforms including website development, CMS, digital analytics, information architecture and social media logarithms
  • Exceptional communication skills, particularly to communicate technical solutions and their benefits, limits and risks in accessible language
  • Excellent team-building, collaboration and problem-solving skills.

Ngā painga o tēnei mahi | Why you will enjoy working here

  • A flexible and supportive work environment with an understanding of obligations to tamariki and whānau
  • Work that drives motivation and a sense of purpose through service to mokopuna and whānau in communities across Aotearoa
  • A passionate and supportive team that celebrates diversity and creativity
  • Salary range of 110k to 130k

Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply

Join our rōpū- apply today! For more information, kōrero with Heather Walker ph. 09 632 1108 or to apply email your cv & cover letter to heather@manarecruitment.co.nz

Applications close on Monday 30th May 2022 at 5pm.



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