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Title:  Planning Analyst - Palmerston North

Date:  15-Sep-2021

Palmerston North, KiwiRail Holdings Ltd, NZ, 4414

Business unit:  Operations and Commerce
Position status:  Permanent
Employment type:  Full Time
Level of experience:  Experienced


For more than 150 years, KiwiRail has played a critical role in the country's transport network, helping to drive New Zealand's economic growth and showcasing our country to the world. We're a business in an exciting growth phase, preparing for our future and structuring ourselves to be ready for this change. Our ICT environment provides a unique and exciting opportunity to work across new leading technology and historic infrastructure and frameworks.


As a Planning Analyst, you will be responsible for assisting the National Planning Manager with provision of analysis, monitoring and reporting on key business drivers for the business.

Your Role:

As the Planning Analyst, you will support coordinating the internal business planning and budget process for the business. In this role you will report on labour productivity to facilitate a culture of measure, monitor, and manage across the regions. You will be active, positive and a contributing member of our team. Communication is key within this role, you will be prepared to work across the group, assist colleagues and provide peer and system support.


Your Skills:

We are looking for an experienced Planning Analyst, who has strong commercial acumen including analysing, interpreting, troubleshooting, and applying problem solving techniques. The role requires strong relationship and communication skills with demonstrated ability of building relationships, engaging leaders and key stakeholders.


Your Benefits:

  • Competitive remuneration
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Access to discounted travel, health insurance & holiday houses across NZ as part of our Staff Welfare Trust


If you are ready to make a difference within a progressive organisation that encourages forward thinking and recognises success, then we would like to hear from you.


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