Chief Technology Officer

Applications for New Zealand's first Chief Technology Officer closed on June 3, 2018

The Chief Technology Officer will help develop a digital strategy for New Zealand, drive our digital agenda and respond to the opportunities and challenges of our changing digital world.

This is the second round of recruitment for this critical role which will focus on:

  • Planning for future workforce needs and the development of new skills;
  • Responding to emerging and disruptive technologies; and
  • Ensuring all our communities are supported to improve their digital access and build equity.

Read the press release about the new search for a Chief Technology Officer.

More information about the position is available below:

Read the full job description for the Chief Technology Officer role [DOCX 22KB]

Read the cabinet paper authorising the creation of the Chief Technology Officer role [PDF 207KB]

View the Terms of Reference for the Chief Technology Officer position