Kaiwhakahaere rautaki I General Manager Business Strategy & Innovation

About Us

Pegasus Health supports many aspects of health and wellbeing in Canterbury.  We work in partnership with our communities, general practices and other health providers to improve the health and wellbeing of our communities and make Canterbury the best place to receive and provide primary care.

We are committed to the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and working in a bicultural manner to improve equitable access and outcomes for Māori. We’re committed to improving equitable access and outcomes for Pacific, CALD, LGBTQI+ and other priority populations. 


What you will be doing

The General Manager Business Strategy & Innovation (GM) is a new role reporting to the CEO and a member of our Strategic Leadership Team.  The GM leads the functions which support system improvement, where we connect across the health system through the delivery of innovative programmes, systems, products, and services to support the provision of quality customer-centric healthcare.

In the role you will:

  • In collaboration with the Strategic Leadership Team, shape our strategy and contribute to positive outcomes for the communities we serve.
  • Continue to build an environment for success and innovation through leadership and integration of our information communication technology; digital technology; business/health intelligence; project management; and brand & communication teams.
  • Bring together people, ideas, data and customer insights, and emerging technologies to enable us to achieve our role, purpose and identify opportunities for collaboration and improvement across the health system.


What you will bring

  • Strategic leadership, you can see and understand the complexities of the health environment and the challenges that lie ahead, and successfully navigate complexity and ambiguity to achieve results.
  • Strong people leadership experience bringing together multiple functions/teams to implement commercially successfully, customer-focused programmes, systems, products and services.
  • Successful change leadership and delivery of integrated work programmes that support strategy, innovation, collaboration, and delivery.
  • You are a confident and clear communicator, with strong emotional intelligence, able to build productive relationships across all levels of organisation and with key partners and stakeholders across health system.
  • Inclusive leadership working with diverse groups and individuals in a way that builds trust and respect and brings out the best, developing positive team culture and high standards of performance.
  • Your ability to apply your knowledge of principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi, or willingness and commitment to learn.


What we offer

  • Supportive, people focused culture that values you
  • We are committed to understanding your career aspirations and investing in you
  • Your Wellbeing is important – we offer a range of wellness benefits including an annual wellness subsidy, free after-hours medical care
  • Flexible-working options

Closing date for applications: 18 August 2022

For information about the organisation visit: www.pegasus.health.nz

Or contact Stephanie McKernon on Stephanie.McKernon@pegasus.health.nz

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Permanent Full Time

Job no: HDAO210464

Location: Canterbury - Christchurch

Closing Date: 18 August 2022