An exciting opportunity for an experienced leader
The Chief Executive is a new position at the forefront of developing and delivering Edison’s strategic objectives. With a strong understanding of the electricity industry and NZ’s carbon neutral targets, this role represents a sizeable challenge, and fantastic opportunity for an authentic, energetic, and engaging senior leader.
Reporting to and working closely with the Board Chair, you will lead, direct, and manage a thriving and profitable business that maximises sustainable returns; and achieves the full potential of Edison’s reputation and opportunities throughout NZ. You will lead a high performing team to ensure our engineering services are delivered and new business opportunities are capitalised on.
The breadth of the role requires a leader who can work effectively in the electricity industry with a wide range of industry stakeholders, primarily in generation, distribution, and transmission. The industry is embarking on an exciting period of growth, particularly in the pursuit of sustainability goals. Therefore, we offer:
Edison is a trusted partner to the energy sector, delivering exciting and varied projects and services across the electricity industry. We are known in the industry as a company that steps up and gets the job done with practical, workable solutions. As a friendly, helpful team of committed engineers, we have developed a relaxed family culture that offers flexible working, and plenty of professional and personal development opportunities.
For 25 years our team and culture have been key ingredients of our success and the reason why experienced engineers choose Edison.
Do you have what it takes to succeed?
To succeed in this role, you will need to be able to work to a high standard, motivating others to do the same. To do this you are highly organised and understand the power of structured process in a busy and dynamic environment. You will be excited about making a positive impact with a strong sense of team-first.
You will need to be an authentic leader with an effective communication style and proven commercial acumen. You will understand that culture eats strategy for breakfast. Working with our people and stakeholders you will naturally inspire trust and confidence. You will foster and grow effective relationships and deliver Edison’s longer-term goals.
You will have:
If you have a reputation for excellence within the electricity industry with senior leadership experience and are looking for a rewarding and exciting career move, then we want to hear from you.
Applications close on 21 May 2021.