Head Of Technology Operations

Last update 2024-02-23
Expires 2024-03-23
ID #2028794656
Head Of Technology Operations
New Zealand, Auckland, Auckland,
Modified February 13, 2024


Here at BNZ, it's about more than just banking.

We mahi (work) together in an agile, energising environment to create innovative solutions through our promise 'If you can imagine a better future, let's find a way'.

We have an opportunity for a Head of Technology Operations to join the Planning & Portfolio team.

We sat down with our GM - Planning & Portfolio, and they let us know the following about the turanga (role).

What are some of the day to day tasks the person in this turanga will complete?You'll lead technology improvement initiatives, ensuring our operations are as efficient as possible.

You'll be hands-on in embedding standardised processes to manage risk, cost, and handle vendor relationships across all technology functions.

Expect a dynamic turanga where managing data hygiene and supporting budget planning are part of your daily routine.

What projects / mahi will the candidate be working on now and into the next year?In the coming year, you'll tackle projects aimed at reviewing our vendor management framework, including negotiations and governance.

You'll also play a key turanga in forecasting annual contract spend and maintaining data integrity across all sources.

Your contribution will be vital in managing technology-related financial planning and controls.

What attributes will this person display in order to be successful in this turanga?To thrive in this turanga you'll need: Strong Financial Acumen: Your experience in financial planning and operations will be invaluable.

Analytical Prowess : A keen eye for detail and strong reporting skills are essential.

Risk Management Expertise : You'll be our go-to person consulting with Management Assurance to provide support for managing and reporting risks to ensure technology compliance.

Change Management Skills : Your experience in managing organisational change will help us adopt consistent ways of working.

Lean Six Sigma Knowledge : Your process reengineering skills will drive our efficiency.

What is the most challenging thing about this opportunity?The most challenging yet rewarding aspect of this turanga is leading the charge in aligning our technology operations with the organisations strategic goals.

You'll be at the forefront of managing significant change, ensuring our technology functions are seamless, cost-effective, and mitigating risk.

You'll have the opportunity to make a substantial impact, driving improvements that resonate across our entire organisation.

Nau Mai ki te Peke o Aotearoa | Come to the Bank of New Zealand If you are keen to join a fun organisation where we are proud of our culture and how we are helping New Zealanders to 'Find their way', then please review the Job Description and show your interest by submitting your application - we can't wait to read it.

Applications close Monday 19 February 2024.

Job details Reference # 145292 Posted on 05 Feb 2024 Location(s) Auckland, Wellington Expertise Digital, Information & Communication Technology Job level(s) Management Work type(s) Permanent Full time, Permanent Full time - flexible working If this is your first time applying for a job at BNZ, it involves a simple two-step process.


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Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Head of technology operations

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