Risk and Assurance Business Partner (704-668)


Risk and Assurance Business Partner

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Partner with General Managers to build risk capability
  • Work flexibly

We believe that if we want to be a world class Kiwi Company we shouldn’t just employ people, divide them into functional departments and tell them what to do. Instead we give them a reason for belonging, the possibility of a bigger purpose, and a hunger for the extraordinary.

Our Risk and Assurance team are here to support Z’s ability to develop and execute strategy by ensuring there is a proactive, consistent and systematic approach to the management of risk across Z. This means making sure the management of risk is effective and consistent across the business. It also means providing independent and objective views on how well risks are being managed.

We are looking for a Risk and Assurance Business Partner to join us and bring your commercial thinking and specialist risk capabilities to work in partnership with our General Managers to build a generative decision-making culture around risks facing Z’s business activities and operations. In this role you will be responsible for coordinating the annual insurance renewal process and for supporting to the Senior Risk & Assurance Business Partner to form an enterprise wide view of the risks that have the potential to impact the business as a whole.

You will have:

  • Excellent understanding of risk and assurance principles, approaches and what is considered leading practice
  • Fantastic reputation as an effective leader
  • Have very good written and oral communication skills. You need to be comfortable presenting complex issues and recommendations in a focused and concise manner;
  • Strong relationship building skills
  • The ability to quickly understand specific business environment and business challenges and provide real-time advice
  • Highly developed analytical and lateral thinking skills as well as sound judgment and the ability to deal with demanding situations
  • Strong project execution skills and experience
  • An innovative approach and keenness to create solutions to problems
  • An ability to think outside the square in terms of identifying ways to improve existing systems and processes
  • Commitment to development of staff
  • Unquestionable respect for confidentiality of information, material and processes

And of course, you’ll be passionate about what matters to Z and helping us deliver on our aspirations.

Z is now New Zealand’s most preferred fuel brand. We are committed to diversity and inclusion and were just named an Aon Hewitt best employer for the fourth year in a row. We are committed to Diversity and Inclusion, promote flexible working, have the Rainbow Tick and the YWCA Equal Pay Compact. This is a fabulous company to be part of, where the people work hard, learn lots and have fun. Sound like you? Then please apply. Applications close midday Wednesday 12 September 2018.

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