Agile Coach

Are you a highly-skilled mentor?

Our goal is to become a leading digital organisation. To make that happen we need to be nimble and agile so we're constantly adapting, adjusting and pivoting to deliver maximum value to our customers. Digital technologies are empowering customers like never before and the speed with which they embrace new touch points is only getting faster.   A key focus of our Digital strategy is culture and how we continue to activate the organisational DNA that unlocks high performance.   It's important that our people love working together to design and build amazing products that our customers will love and use every day.

The Agile Coach will work as part of the Digital Strategy and Enablement team; a group that promotes collaboration, offers expertise, provides tools and defines best practices. The team's goal is to help accelerate Digital transformation at Air New Zealand by bringing a balance of discipline, creativity, focus and fun to make a difference for Air New Zealand.  This role will focus on developing a robust agile working environment, enabling high team performance through expert facilitation and instituting a coaching centre of excellence.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Leading by example to educate and coach principles of self-organising teams
  • Assessing team health while understanding priorities and systems at play
  • Acting as an adviser and coach to improve the effectiveness of current practices
  • Facilitating practical improvement plans that make full use of your coaching, mentoring and teaching skills
  • Demonstrating the importance of feedback for continual learning
  • Highlighting and communicating the benefits of organisational agility in fun and creative ways
  • Coaching the organisation in metrics for success

What we're looking for:

  • Strong influencing and persuasion skills
  • Exceptional listening skills
  • Previous experience as an agile coach (preferably for a large enterprise)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills showing your ability to clearly and concisely present information
  • Creative but pragmatic
  • Fast, flexible and open to change
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to lead change and engage teams maintaining strong engagement
  • Relentless energy and optimism

To be considered for the role, please apply online via our careers website.This is an exciting opportunity to be at the heart of Air New Zealand's Digital transformation and this newly created position will excite someone who enjoys the challenge of working in a fast-paced environment.

To be considered for the role, please apply online via our careers website. If you have any questions, contact the recruiter on the details below.

Recruiter details:
Adelene Lynch

Job Details
Reference # 113853
Posted: Mar 3, 2017
Closes: Mar 31, 2017
Location(s) Auckland
Expertise Digital Strategy
Work type(s) Permanent
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