Recruitment Manager

Reference Number: 077467aa

Location: Wellington

  • Supporting New Zealand's rangatahi and tamariki
  • Ensuring excellence in recruitment strategy and delivery
  • Working with a diverse and inclusive recruitment team

“The journey to achieve Oranga Tamariki starts here and now. Guarding the wellbeing of our children is a huge, but exciting, challenge – one that every New Zealander has a hand in. Will you join us?”

Oranga Tamariki (OT), The Ministry for Children is committed to supporting any child or young person whose wellbeing is at significant risk of harm. With a duty of service to a wide of range of New Zealanders, their central belief is that in the right environment, and with the right people surrounding and nurturing them, any child can flourish. Their vision is: New Zealand values wellbeing of tamariki above all else.

Currently Oranga Tamariki is seeking to appoint a Recruitment Manager to its people and culture team: its desired future is one where they demonstrate that people matter, and that its vision cannot be realised without them. To this end, they are looking for an exceptional recruitment leader to oversee the seamless delivery of their talent attraction and selection function. Reporting to the General Manager Human Resources, they will ensure OT’s overarching strategy is reflected in the way they attract, select and retain staff.

Preferred candidates for this role will have strong leadership skills, particularly in supporting people in a context of change. An ability to build broad and influential internal networks will also be important, as is the ability to oversee a busy operational team, identifying and delivering operational improvements where appropriate.

For those seeking a career step into a values-driven organisation, where your commitment to professional excellence contributes to a better New Zealand, this role represents a compelling next career step.

To apply in strict confidence now, please complete the ‘apply for this job’ application form, attaching your cover letter and CV. Applications close on 18 December 2019 at 5pm. Emails will be electronically acknowledged and further correspondence may be by email.

Click here to view the Position Description.

For more information please phone Alex Hanna on +64 21 612 106.

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