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WHAI MAHI: Ngāti Koata Trust General Manager

WHAI MAHI: Ngāti Koata Trust General Manager

Closing Date : 15 Oct 2018

  • 0.5 FTE Contract for Service opportunity
  • Leadership of our cultural requirements
  • People focused

Based in Nelson, this position requires a self-motivated entrepreneurial leader with a proven track record in management in a Māori context.

The Trust’s principle responsibility is to raise the capability and wellbeing of Ngāti Koata people, bring prosperity and collectively lift the wairua of our whānau/whānui.

The General Manager is instrumental in the implementation of the strategic direction as set by the Board. We require a leader with management and relationship skills who can inspire and motivate.

The Ngāti Koata Trustees are seeking to contract the services of General Manager (GM) of the Trust. This contract is 0.5 FTE for a period of three years.

The contract will include managing the Trust in alignment with Ngāti Koata tikanga, the Trust Deed and Trust policies.

The kaupapa of the Trust is to administer the Cultural Trust assets for every charitable purpose benefiting Ngāti Koata for the relief of poverty, advancement of education or religion or any other matter beneficial to the Ngāti Koata community.

Based at Nelson and reporting to the Trustees, the responsibilities include managing operations, administration, financial management, staff and their development, succession planning and steering our waka towards achieving our strategic plan.

Your ability to articulate vision into strategy and goals into outcomes will bring about positive results for the Trust. You will engage with numerous stakeholders and develop enduring relationships.

The successful candidate will have:

  • A relevant degree;
  • Demonstrated senior leadership experience;
  • Operational management;
  • Excellent communication and engagement skills;
  • Competent level of pronunciation of Te Reo Māori, well-versed in tikanga.

Applications will be required via Expressions of Interest accompanied with your CV. A registration of interest will be emailed to all CV’s uploaded to the following link:https://haystack.jobs/apply/gmnkt

Applications are incomplete until the ROI is returned completed.

The position description and other material as requested will be forward to all who register an interest.

Registration of interest will close on 15th October 2018

For a confidential discussion please contact Sacha MacDonald at 03 2655565.