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Manager Remuneration

Date:  06-Apr-2021
Location: 

Wellington, NZ

Remuneration Manager

 

 

About us 
 


The Ministry of Social Development is a people-centred organisation. We’re in communities across the motu, working with partners to help New Zealanders be safe, strong and independent. 

We’re making changes to continue to improve our clients’ experience and need highly-skilled people with a passion for helping others to join us.
 

 

The role

 

 

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Remuneration Manager to join our Employee Relations and Remuneration team. 

 

You will be responsible for the operational and people management of our remuneration team. You will lead the design, implementation and delivery of remuneration practices and frameworks that align with MSD values, government expectations and that attracts and retains the talent required to deliver on MSD’s future direction.


 
An overview of your responsibilities: 


•    Ensure the successful delivery of our annual performance and remuneration review processes
•    Provide expert advice in remuneration and reward at an operational level
•    Lead a small team of two remuneration specialists
•    Partner strongly with the Principal Advisor Rewards & Recognition and key stakeholders to implement MSD’s remuneration and reward strategy
•    Challenge existing remuneration practices and encourage discussions on new ways of operating
•    Lead the management of the job evaluation process end to end

 

What you will bring: 


•    Experience as a remuneration specialist operating at a management level
•    The ability to see the wider picture along with a good understanding of the detail required
•    Challenge the status-quo and looks for ways to improve, processes and practices
•    Have outstanding relationship skills with the ability to influence at all levels
•    Proven experience in deploying remuneration strategies for large private or public sector organisations
•    Sound analytical thinking, planning, prioritisation and execution skills
 


What’s in it for you:


•    The opportunity to shape this newly formed role
•    Work with a fun and supportive team of dedicated HR professionals
•    A great opportunity to use both your technical and relationship management skills
•    Flexible working opportunities which support your work-life balance
 


 

How to apply

 

 

To apply, click the 'Apply Now' button to upload your CV, cover letter and complete the online application form.  Note: Your cover letter will be a key part of our assessment process, so please highlight how your experience relates to the competencies listed in the position description. 


All applications must be made online.  If this is not possible or if you have any queries, please contact us at jobs@msd.govt.nz 


Internal MSD Employees – please apply through your myHR portal at work.  This will ensure that your myHR employee profile is visible as internal candidate.


Closing date:   Wednesday, 21 April 2021.

 

 

Joining us

 

Joining MSD means being part of a whānau that celebrates the diversity each individual represents.  We show manaaki, we care about the wellbeing and success of people and want everyone to thrive, and be who they are in a supportive and inclusive working environment. We work together to make a difference for communities while doing the right thing with integrity. We are a Treaty partner committed to strengthening relationships with Māori, Hapū, Iwi and communities to realise their own potential and aspirations.

 

If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to tell us when you apply so we can assist you through the recruitment process.