Woolworths New Zealand

GM Culture & People, New Zealand

Woolworths New Zealand

Retail and Lifestyle

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Applications Close - End of Day: 28-02-2019


New Zealand

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About UsWoolworths NZ owns and operates 180 Countdown supermarkets and is the franchisor of the Supervalue and Fresh Choice supermarket chains in New Zealand. Generating over $6 billion in sales annually, and with 18,500 employees, we are one of the largest private sector employers in New Zealand.

The Opportunity

Our GM Culture and People is relocating overseas, so this is your opportunity to join our Executive Team and be part of making Kiwis’ lives a little better every day.

What You’ll Do

Reporting to the Managing Director, you will lead a team of 70 including the Culture & People, Internal Communications and Team Experience teams. Providing strategic leadership to drive cultural transformation will be critical, while embedding strong foundational people practices to build a compelling and differentiated employment brand.

About youYou bring more than 15 years of HR leadership experience, including leading large multidisciplinary teams in a multinational, ASX or NZX listed organisation. Your strategic agility, executive presence, commercial acumen and influencing skills will have been honed through your experience at a senior executive level.

With knowledge of the NZ employment and industrial relations landscape, you have true generalist experience across all areas of Human Resources with insight to global best practices. You’re well able to develop a people strategy and translate it into operational plans, as well as lead cultural transformation.

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