New Zealand Post

Chief Executive Officer - New Zealand Post

New Zealand Post

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Applications Close - End of Day: 04-11-2016


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New Zealand Post (“NZ Post”) is an iconic and trusted brand poised on the horizon of the next exciting stage in its business evolution. With a rich history stretching back over 170 years, NZ Post connects New Zealand both domestically and globally. This state-owned enterprise is a vibrant and evolving organisation with digital innovation being the key to its future success. NZ Post has annual turnover of $1.49 billion and with a workforce of over 8000 people, it is one of New Zealand’s largest employers. The organisation has over recent years, positioned itself well for future growth.

NZ Post is now seeking to appoint an outstanding Chief Executive. The ideal candidate will be a highly credible leader with the gravitas and reputation to lead this significant New Zealand organisation. The Chief Executive will embrace the ethos of the company; “nothing gets in the way of delivering what people care
about”. Overseeing the successful performance of the company in accordance with the goals and objectives agreed with the Board, the Chief Executive will ensure long term success and profitable growth, driving shareholder value. They will embrace innovation – creating a dynamic, technology enabled organisation.

The role requires exceptional stakeholder management skills, a leader who is able to not only build the culture of the organisation, but also articulate the future vision and connect this with customers, employees and other stakeholders. The Board is seeking individuals with an established track record leading large and multifaceted organisations through change. While experience with logistics, or a business with a significant supply chain, would be advantageous, customer led, service orientated business experience will also be key. The successful candidate will be comfortable with complexity and demonstrate exceptional commercial acumen.

If you are motivated to make a real difference to New Zealand and serve our communities through a meaningful role that touches all Kiwis, this is the career opportunity for you.

Interested candidates should forward a current CV to Jo Bell ( before Friday, 4th November 2016.

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