Wise Group - Group Manager People & Culture

Emergent & Co

Great Leadership opportunity for a passionate HR professional to continue to champion the well supported HR Strategy for this innovative organisation

  • HR leadership with broad accountability
  • Continue to drive the people strategy
  • Lead a high performing team
Wise Group is a Peak Performing organisation which is relentless in pursuit of its purpose - creating fresh possibilities and services for the wellbeing of people, organisations and communities.  Adopting an under the radar approach they are regarded by others as industry leaders. Innovation and creativity are embedded in their DNA and they are constantly developing new services and products.

Due to an internal promotion Wise Management Services is looking for a new Group Manager People and Culture.  Wise Management Services is the engine room of the Group and provides some of the most robust and comprehensive shared services in the Health Sector.

The Group Manager People and Culture is regarded as a critical leadership role and these are big and passionate shoes to fill. You will champion a well embedded and well supported HR strategy which has a strong focus on understanding capability, driving performance and engagement. 

The role is accountable for:  

  • Leadership of a high performing team across HR Business Partnering, Recruitment, OD, Quality and Wellbeing, and Payroll
  • The continuation of driving a well-established HR strategy
  • Bringing Peak Performance theory to life with systems, practices and influence that delight stakeholders

It is a given that you are technically sound with the relevant qualifications, but amongst other qualities, you will:

  • Bring energy and personality to fit with the rest of the leadership team. Having a great sense of humour is regarded as essential
  • Be committed to building a strength-based workplace culture
  • Have robust generalist HR experience partnered with a nous for OD
  • Have previous leadership experience

This is a business where forward thinking, innovation and relationships are highly valued.


For more information on Emergent & Co Ltd please visit www.emergent.co.nz
CVs and résumés should be in MS-Word format where possible.
Please note: It is a requirement that you must already hold a NZ Passport or valid working visa to apply for this role.