Mō te tūnga | About the role
The Contract Relationship Manager (CRM) team works closely with NZDF Commanders, stakeholders, and suppliers to maximise the effectiveness of supplier service delivery, ensure the provision of value for money products and/or services, and initiate commercial improvement and innovation for the New Zealand Defence Force. The CRM’s portfolio will be made up of a mix of high value/high importance contracts and a number of low-medium value/importance contracts and within this portfolio the CRM will provide commercial direction and, when required, will fulfil the role of contract sponsor.
Key duties of the CRM will include:
Ngā pūkenga me ngā wheako | Skills and Experience
The successful candidate will demonstrate exceptional relationship management and excellent interpersonal skills, alongside the following qualities:
Mō mātou | About Us
The Supplier Relationship Unit (SRU) is responsible for strategically planning and managing collaborative relationships with key industry suppliers to deliver long-term, sustainable value for money outcomes for the Royal New Zealand Air Force. SRU also provides commercial support, advice and representation of RNZAF’s interest in pan NZDF contracts.
Every hour of every day, 365 days of the year, the New Zealand Defence Force is contributing to the defence, security and well-being of Aotearoa / New Zealand. As a modern, professional military, it is our goal to maintain well trained, equipped and disciplined armed forces that can react to crisis at short notice.
Nōu te rourou | What’s in it for you
NZDF is an inclusive organisation that is open to flexible working arrangements and welcomes applications from people regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, age, beliefs/opinions, or family circumstances.
In return for your expertise, dedication and hard work, NZDF is offering remuneration reflective of your experience, along with:
Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to Apply
To view the Position Description and to Apply, please use the links on this page.
Applications close on Tuesday 7 February 2023.
Please note: Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand (NZ) and be able to obtain and maintain the required level of NZ Government security clearance for the position applied for. The minimum citizenship and residency criteria for security clearances to be granted by the NZ Defence Force are as follows:
Low level Security Clearance
If you do not meet these minimum criteria, we will not be able to accept your application.