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The Far North District Council is on a transformation journey to become one of the regions most sought after and valued employers – we value manaakitanga, integrity and professionalism in delivering outstanding value to our customers and the community.
About the role
Are you looking for a chance to make a real impact to our organisations digital transformation, and directly affect the next phase of our digital and data enabled ways of working? Do you have experience leading a highly capable and experienced team? Are you passionate about technology, people and business?
The Systems and Business Intelligence Team Leader is responsible for leading the talented and diverse Systems & Business Intelligence team, primarily focused on managing our enterprise and business systems development and support, including the provision of Business Intelligence platform, GIS services to the organisation, and leading the solutions development and application support across these systems.
You will oversee the day to day operational requirements of the Systems and Business Intelligence team and ensure strong relationships and communication established within the department. There is a close relationship across the Programme Delivery & BI department team members, as well as with the Information Services & Technology department to achieve success for the organisation.
The challenge lies in your ability to successfully engage with internal stakeholders and core software vendors to define our services and capabilities; and establish an business systems, BI and GIS roadmap for the organisation. Your ability to communicate and influence an audience not familiar with ICT terminology is instrumental, as is your ability to negotiate to ensure successful delivery of fit for purpose solutions.
A smart, innovative thinker who has a degree (or equivalent) in computer science or related technical/technology coupled is essential. Experience in the design, development and implementation of enterprise and business systems, including Business Intelligence solutions (particularly dashboards and KPI / management reporting tools), is essential.
ITIL certification is preferable as is 5 + years’ experience leading a similar team in a complex organisation.
How to Apply:
- Visit www.fndc.govt.nz/careers, review the position description and complete the application questions.
- This position is based in Kaikohe, Kerikeri and Kaitaia. The current location is Kaikohe.
- Salary is commensurate with skills, qualifications and experience.
- Applications close on Thursday, 24 January 2019