Position: Programme Delivery Manager - Speed Management and Road Safety Focus
Programme Delivery Manager - Strategic Programmes - Speed Management & Road Safety Focus
Based in Auckland New Zealand
Great opportunities to work on cutting edge projects
Worthwhile work in Speed Management programmes
Auckland Transport is on a journey to become more aligned to our customer needs, more agile in responding to strategic shifts and more focused on delivering services to make Auckland a more vibrant city.
With Safety as our highest priority we are focused on delivering tangible improvements to achieve safer outcomes. The interface between the road, rail and active mode networks will be a key focus over the coming years.
Road Safety at AT
The Road Safety Portfolio in Auckland (Please contact us using the "Apply for this Job Posting" box below) all capital programme and project level interventions that impact on the outcome of improving safety for all users on the Auckland road network. This includes all elements of the Road Safety capital programme including the Safe Speeds Programme.
Reporting to the Portfolio Delivery Director (Strategic Programmes) within the Integrated Networks function, this Programme Delivery role is accountable for the timely, cost effective and coordinated delivery and operationalisation of the Road Safety Programme and Safe Speed Programme with key accountabilities which include:
Oversight and strategic direction of the portfolio and speed management programme level interventions.
Lead the oversight, direction and coordination of cross-AT functions (delivered by others in AT) required to implement and operationalise AT Safe Speeds Programme including:
15 years' experience in programme / project management in Transport
10 years' experience in a unit programme management role with direct reports, preferably in a political or complex organisation
5 years senior management experience in road safety improvement and speed management intervention programme(s)
5 years senior management experience in coordinating and delivering change management and behaviour change programmes in local communities
Excellent programme and project management skills
Has a good understanding and appreciation of the workings and functions of local government, including current and future business drivers and statutory requirements.
What's in it for YOU?
There are multiple fantastic opportunities available that will lead and contribute to major transformational projects that are currently underway across Auckland.
With a supportive, collaborative culture focused on professional and personal development you'll have the chance to make a tangible contribution to the future of Auckland.
AT is also committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace where people come first, we feel safe, respected, valued and supported regardless of our differences.
We also offer:
A chance to work on projects unique to Auckland i.e. no other infrastructure projects of the complexity and size across NZ
Investment in your professional development and training
Opportunity for greater leadership and accountability, the authority and autonomy to make lasting decisions
Modern waterfront-based office
Paid parental and partner leave
Health and Wellbeing benefits
If you think you have what it takes to hit the ground running in this role and would like to find out more, please visit our careers website to APPLY ONLINE