Vacancy: Secretary to the Treasury and Chief Executive, the Treasury
The Treasury is the Government’s principal economic and financial advisor. Its work
improves the wel being and prosperity of al New Zealanders by ensuring the nation’s
macroeconomy is stable, and by enabling a high performing State sector.
The Treasury is working in partnership with others to improve the wellbeing and living
standards for New Zealanders. The Treasury is taking a new approach and direction to
how the public sector wil influence the macroeconomic and fiscal system. It manages
the Crown’s finances and balance sheet, and influences institutional and regulatory
The Secretary to the Treasury and Chief Executive (Secretary) of the Treasury leads the
co-ordination and alignment of national economic and financial policies and
strategies, and leads the department in pursuit of the Government’s goal of improved
wellbeing for New Zealanders.
We are looking for a highly experienced executive leader who wil work collaboratively
to build and maintain a partnership approach with Public Service Chief Executive
colleagues, agencies and the Reserve Bank in achieving the Government’s goal of
improved wel being for New Zealanders. The Secretary wil be a trusted advisor to
Ministers and wil also have executive experience at managing a complex operating
environment which influences the New Zealand economy. The Secretary wil be both
an expert in financial and economic policy leadership and State sector management
If you think that you are the right person for this vital role, an application pack can be
downloaded from www.ssc.govt.nz.
For further information or a confidential discussion
about this position, please contact Jo Fisher at Fisher Leadership on
+61 4 18473478 or Mira Bacelj at Fisher Leadership on +61 437 771 424.
Applications must be submitted to [email address] by
24 February 2019.
Related resources available from Fisher Leadership
• Position Description
• Application Form
• Guide for Applicants