EPMO Change Manager

Job title : EPMO Change Manager
Location : Tauranga
Job type : Contract
Salary : Negotiable
Contact name : Hamish Mclean
Contact email : hamishm@roblawmax.co.nz
Job reference : OS72110_1633915136

Move to Tauranga enjoy the coastal lifestyle and escape the hustle and bustle of the big city. Theres no shortage of amazing things to do locally, and its just a short drive to get to the Coromandel, Ruapehu, some of New Zealands best lakes, and more! Enjoy an amazing coast, an awesome climate, and everything else Tauranga and the wider Bay of Plenty region has to offer.


The benefits of living in Tauranga are no secret and the city has seen incredible recent population growth which isnt expected to slow down any time soon. This has prompted a large push for further development of the citys critical infrastructure, with the Tauranga City Council Long Term Plan setting out a $4.7 billion masterplan covering key crucial spend across new city facilities, roading, cycleways and walkways, 3-water infrastructure and more.

To deliver this $4.7 billion spend, Tauranga City Council has established a Capital Programme Assurance Division (CPAD) to act as Centre of Excellence for Programme and Project Delivery. CPAD will ensure all projects delivered under the Capital Programme are established, costed, resourced, reported and delivered according to best practice by providing systems, guidance and advice to key stakeholders.

We have a range of exciting opportunities to join the CPAD team on a full-time permanent or fixed-term basis. CPAD is an enterprise function with all roles being highly influential across the Council. Come be part of a brand-new team and make a difference in delivering awesome project outcomes to the Tauranga community.


About the role:

Lead and develop a change management plan for the rollout of new project management and project delivery methodologies and processes across the council. You will leverage your relationship building and people management skills to drive a culture shift across the organisation towards one of continuous improvement and focusing on best practise methods to ensure optimal outcomes for the councils projects and programmes. This is a fixed-term contract role.

  • Develop and implement change management methodologies across CPAD
  • Enable effective adoption of project management process improvements
  • Design and undertake change impact assessments
  • Work with CPAD to fit the change management plan around project lifecycles



Successful applicants will have:

  • 5+ years experience across people and process change management
  • Proven success driving large-scale organisational change
  • Comfortable working across multiple interdisciplinary teams
  • Working knowledge of current best change management methods
  • Fantastic relationship building and stakeholder management skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills


For further information contact Hamish McLean on 09 951 5011, apply online, or via email: , quoting reference: OS72110