HW Richardson Ltd

Innovation & Deployment Manager

HW Richardson Ltd

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Applications Close - End of Day: 08-02-2019


New Zealand

Work type:

  • One of New Zealand’s Largest Privately Owned Companies
  • Pivotal Innovation Role – New Position
  • Invercargill Based – Lifestyle Opportunity


HW Richardson Group Ltd is a family owned business founded by the late Bill Richardson in 1982. The business today remains 100% family owned and is proudly based in Southland. It operates in six main sectors; concrete, contracting, environmental, petroleum, quarrying and transport. With revenues in excess of $1b per annum, HWR now employs more than 2500 staff over 100 sites across New Zealand and Australia. For more information on the Group and their businesses visit www.hwr.co.nz.


The Role 

Reporting to the Group GM - Transport, you will champion the creation and deployment of game changing innovation for internal and external customers. Working with HWR’s businesses and stakeholders, you will develop and apply innovation to leverage opportunities and streamline processes across the Group.

By building strong internal relationships and understanding the drivers of business unit success and problem analysis, you will identify opportunities to apply innovation while articulating and managing its programme delivery and deployment within the business. You will provide overarching innovation leadership to all operations within the HW Richardson Group in order to deliver its vision of game changing transport, while building on its existing reputation.


Your Skills and Experience

You will have proven expertise of managing the ideation, validation and deployment of innovation as well as your ability to quickly build trust and credibility. You will have an engaging interpersonal style and a true passion for driving business innovation. Sound commercial judgement, a structure and outcomes approach to delivery, excellent communication and stakeholder relationship skills will be key to your success in this role.

A Position Description for the role is available for download by following this link:   http://bit.ly/PD_HWR_InnDevMgr


To Apply

Please submit your cover letter and CV by clicking on the ‘Apply’ button. Initial phone enquiries can be made to David Clausen on 03 345 8762 or Nick Carter on 03 345 8764. 

Applications close at 5pm on Friday 8 February, 2019

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