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Service Development Manager - Planning & Performance

Masterton, New Zealand

Reference: 5314793

This is an opportunity to join a small, experienced and high performing team, responsible for the planning and development of health services in the Wairarapa.

You will be experienced in health services management and commissioning - ideally health and older persons - and passionate about improving health outcomes for people in Wairarapa.

In this role you will be responsible for assessing needs and opportunities across a suite of services and working in partnership with other stakeholders to co-design and commission the range and mix of services that will most improve health outcomes, within the resources available.

To be successful, you will have skills and experience in:

  • Strong interpersonal and relationship management
  • Service development
  • Commissioning services including procurement, contract performance and management
  • Project Management

You will also enjoy the opportunity to participate in relevant regional and national networks, and to work collaboratively in a small team.

This is a full-time permanent position working 80 hours per fortnight, Monday to Friday.

For more information please contact Sandra Williams - Executive Leader Planning & Performance on (027) 446-4153.


Applications Close: 31 Jan 2021