Palmerston North is a vibrant, progressive and ambitious city. The city is currently experiencing growth in all sectors and competes with other regional centres amidst technological and demographic change for capital, talent and visitors. In this context Palmerston North City Council provides services to more than 90,000 residents, employing 600 staff across a broad range of functions. PNCC is delivering its vision for Palmerston North: small city benefits, big city ambition that will help the city achieve its potential, capitalise on its strengths, and thrive in the future.
Currently PNCC is seeking to appoint a Team Leader – Executive Support, who will ensure the provision of excellent administration services to the Executive and the Mayor’s office. This is a new role, leading, developing and managing the Executive Support Team in meeting the needs of its internal customers, specifically the Chiefs of Infrastructure, Planning, Customer, Finance, People & performance, and the Assistant Chief Executive.
Preferred candidates for this role will have experience in administration roles of comparable complexity, and be adept at encouraging and developing a positive working environment. They will be energised by the challenges of measuring and managing team performance, supporting team members in their professional development, and ultimately delivering high standards of service. The hallmark for success in this role will be a commitment to high quality, consistent customer support in a politically diverse environment.
For those seeking an exciting career challenge in a dynamic local government setting, 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 9th July 2021 at 9am. Emails will be electronically acknowledged and further correspondence may be by email.
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For more information please phone Nick Buck on +64 27 474 5366.
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