Chief Information Officer

Posted on 08-Sep-2019  
Application Close Date: 22-Sep-2019
Job Details
Information Technology
Position Type:
Permanent - Full Time
Job Reference:
Note clipChief Information Officer JD July 2019 FINAL.pdf (PDF, 579KB)
Job Description

Application Fact Sheet.pdf (PDF, 252KB)

  • An exciting leadership opportunity
  • Provide vision and strategic direction in a diverse organisation


The Greater Wellington Regional Council (GWRC) operates in a dynamic and diverse environment. Its operations span highly commercial activities such as public transport, to environmental protection and regulation.


The Chief Information Officer provides leadership and direction to the design, delivery and deployment of technologies as enablers across Council. This role will provide vision and leadership in developing and implementing strategies, shaping and leading the ICT team, and directing information and technology initiatives that meet the overall objectives and business direction of the ICT Department and GWRC.


This exciting role reports to the General Manager Corporate Services. It requires someone who is a highly skilled leader, relationship manager and influencer with a track record of using fresh strategic thinking that will enable the Council to deliver its strategic goals in an effective manner. You will be leading the ICT team while the Council moves into new premises during 2020, so experience in delivering large change projects would be an asset in this role.


Experience in local government is desirable but not a pre-requisite.


To view the job description and to apply for the job, please click on the link below.


APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Sunday, 22 September 2019