National Project Management Manager

  • Hato Hone St John
  • Ellerslie, Auckland, New Zealand
  • 22 Sep, 2022
Full time Other

Job Description

  • National Project Management Manager role, where you can positively impact key organisational programmes
  • Work for an organisation that makes a difference to people's lives
  • Flexible working arrangements

Hato Hone St John - Voted New Zealand's Most Trusted Charity for the 9th time in the 2022 Reader's Digest Most Trusted Brands survey.

Hato Hone St John - Rainbow Tick Certified - Committed to continuous quality programme improvement designed to ensure St John is safe and welcoming for all employees.

About the role 

As the lead for the Project Management team, you would be responsible for the effective day-to-day running of the team to ensure the successful completion of key organisational projects / programmes.

  • Implement and maintain project management best practice, including change management, dependency management, project communications and key metrics
  • Perform project audits and post implementation reviews for larger projects / programmes - identifying areas of success and failure and then developing necessary changes to methodologies and processes
  • Analyse and report on project spend against financial targets to enable accurate forecasting and valuable data interpretation for future improvements across all IT projects
  • Ensure the maximisation of project performance and efficiency across projects through continuous improvement in training, methodology tools and reporting
  • Working to transform our services and paid/volunteer workforce to ensure that patients, customers and communities receive the highest standard of care and our services are financially sustainable. 

About you 

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Extensive and effective project management experience - within a large and complex environment - with the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously within tight timeframes.
  • Expert project management skills, coupled with a developed understanding of the project life cycle, project documentation, project standards and methodologies
  • Extensive experience in business analysis, process re-engineering and project management
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and implement innovations, action plans, strategies and procedures.
  • Provide positive leadership to all people across the functional area and promote a positive organisational image.
  • Delivery focused and results driven.


This is your opportunity to use your skills in an organisation that really makes a difference to the NZ community.  This role offers you:

  • The opportunity to work for a large and complex organisation within a supportive and collaborative team
  • Two superannuation schemes available, with life insurance cover
  • The ability to purchase an additional two weeks of annual leave
  • Discounts from several retailers and service providers + Discounts off St John products and services
  • Free emergency ambulance transport for you and your family anywhere in NZ

About Hato Hone St John

Hato Hone St John is a large organisation with a wide reach throughout New Zealand.  We are a people centric organisation with approximately 9,000 volunteers working alongside 3,800 paid employees to care for our communities.  We live by our values and our mission is We step forward, when help is needed.  For better.  For Life. Ka Tū Ake, Hei Kaiāwhina, Mō Te Pai, Mō Te Oranga.

How to Apply

Visit our Career Site and the link below and click "APPLY NOW" before applications close on 6 October 2022.

For further information please contact Simone Gillespie 0800 ST JOHN for a confidential discussion.


We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce and adhere to best practice equal employment opportunity principles as well as commitment to delivering equitable outcomes in all aspects of our recruitment and our ways of working.

Haramai ngā tai o te animalia, he kāhui rangatira tēnei, he kāhui whakamana tāngata whaimahi, e te iti, e te rahi e.