General Manager - Metlink (Kaiwhakahaere Matua – Metlink)

  • Seeking an experienced transformational executive leader, with a customer-oriented, delivery mindset;
  • Adept at stakeholder management, with the ability to form strong partnerships;
  • Ideally possessing public transport or related experience.

Metlink is responsible for delivering a world-class public transport network across a comprehensive range of modes, including bus services, passenger rail lines, and a harbour ferry service. It does this by effectively planning, undertaking projects, supporting delivery, and monitoring the Greater Wellington region’s public transport services.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an organisation that is intent on delivering a world-class, customer-focused public transport network with affordable, frequent and reliable services.

The GM – Metlink will be adept at stakeholder management and possess a proven track record of driving transformational change. They will have significant experience in operating within a complex environment, and fostering productive partnerships with external agencies and suppliers while ensuring high quality delivery.

This position has significant breadth and depth. As an integral part of Greater Wellington Regional Council’s executive team, and with responsibility for the management of a complex business unit, the GM – Metlink will be an experienced and highly effective leader who is comfortable operating in a high-profile environment.  

Greater Wellington Regional Council

To apply, please email a copy of your CV to [email protected] by Friday 6 December.