General Manager Corporate Services/CFO / Pouwhakahaere Ratonga Rangatōpū/Kaiārahi Pūtea Matua

Porirua City is a diverse and growing city. Large projects such as Transmission Gully, a partnership with Government on the regeneration of Eastern Porirua, the proposed Adventure Park alongside strong residential growth are helping to make it a great place to live, work and raise a family.  Porirua City Council has passionate and energised political and executive leadership who work collaboratively to drive change and capture the best opportunities for their people and community. They seek a General Manager Corporate Services/CFO to join this dynamic team.

Reporting to the Chief Executive, you will lead a team of 10 direct reports and approximately 50 staff, providing strategic leadership and advice on corporate financial management and organisational capability, IT, property, customer service, PMO, corporate governance and risk management. Promoting a business partnership approach, you will contribute to Council-wide strategy on commercial initiatives and long-term planning and provide financial advice to assist PCC to deliver on strategic priorities that will shape the future of the city.

We are seeking an executive leader with proven success managing high-performing teams in large and complex organisations. Experience enhancing organisational performance and working with complex capital and operating budgets is essential.  Your ability to take a visible lead in stakeholder and relationship management will ensure collaboration in the delivery of the strategic vision. You will be a member of CAANZ or similar, and an understanding of local government and public sector ethos would be advantageous.


All applications to be directed to Nicola Beale or Tracy Szeto at

Applications close Monday 02 March 2020, for further enquires call 04 550 8000


Permanent Full Time

Job no: BOAH04648

Location: Porirua

Closing Date: Monday, 2 March 2020