Be. Job Opportunities

Want to work for Be?

We are looking for a Be. Welcome Programme Manager

  • Want to work somewhere where you can make real change?
  • Full-time hours that suit YOUR lifestyle, we offer flexibility and accessibility!
  • Generous base salary, autonomous role - based in Grey Lynn!

About us

Be. Accessible is a social innovation agency. We are focused on realising the social wellbeing and economic possibilities of a fully accessible, wholly inclusive Aotearoa. 1 in 4 New Zealanders currently live with an access need. At Be, this statistic isn't about deficit, lack, or limitation. Because for us, this statistic isn't about disability - it's about possibility.

We support our nation's leaders, thinkers, and makers to embrace the opportunities accessibility presents. Together, we are establishing Aotearoa as a thought-leader, a visionary, and a global powerhouse in access innovation. Together, we're creating a nation where everyone can thrive.

The Programme & The Role

As our next Programme Manager, you'll be responsible for one of our most exciting, growing and innovative projects! The Be. Welcome Programme means you'll be working with businesses, companies and organisations such as BNZ, Auckland Airport, Auckland Museum, Southern Cross and ACC, to collectively improve and evolve their physical environment, online presence and culture with accessibility at its core.

You'll ensure that our facilitators and coaches are armed with the right systems, processes and information to ensure the best outcomes for our partners, and those needing access, across New Zealand.

You will be regarded as the go to expert on this programme, which will encompass:

  • Ensuring the day to day operations are robust, accurate and sustainable for our contractors, partners and internal stakeholders
  • Continuous improvement of our systems, processes and quality assurance
  • Data integrity and management
  • Drawing on client and team feedback to scale and grow our programme
  • Ensuring that the project methodology and approach is well communicated and works within a disciplined framework and timelines, a great understanding of the project lifecycle will be essential
  • Maintaining relationships with our facilitators, external stakeholders and our partners, you are a true people person confident in communicating at all levels

About You

We envisage that your background stems from Programme / Project Management You know how to scale programmes up, evaluate and wash these up, and everything else along the way.

You have a keen eye for detail as well as high level of accuracy, you leave no challenge unturned and ensure that your programme runs as smoothly as is possible. You are extremely organised, can multi-task and utilise those communications skills, to get buy-in throughout the programme's lifecycle.

You will be highly proficient in Microsoft Excel and are a natural problem solver who can think outside the box yet approach the solution with structure, rigour and validation. You value and relish quality relationships to ensure that you will become the trusted advisor, at all levels.

What's on offer?

This is a real opportunity for you to come and make a change within our organisation, you will have the full remit and autonomy to make this role your own and improve on this very unique offering. On top of the competitive package, we are flexible in our working hours, we love having fun in our office and we love seeing our team members grow and flourish internally.

If this sounds like you, don't wait ‚Äč- apply now!

Applications close on the 15 January 2018.