Operations Manager

Full Time
Palmerston North

Who is Yorb?

Our purpose is to help business achieve more by providing businesses with unique strategies to develop and grow. For us, we aren’t the hero of our story, our clients are.

Yorb is a leading Business Technology Partner who has been operating for over 30 years in Manawatu, Whanganui, and Hawkes Bay.


The Role

We are looking for an Operations Manager who knows the balance between people and productivity. An innovative and collaborative approach is required to drive initiatives that will fine tune both performance and productivity throughout our technical delivery teams.

You will be well-accustomed to a fast-paced and ever evolving work environment with the ability to work under pressure to tight timeframes. Your ability to build relationships at all levels, understand and challenge existing processes will be your strengths as will your exceptional analytical skills.

This role will see you working effectively to resolve conflict, breakdown barriers to lead our delivery teams to successful client outcomes, and this will require a cool head, a clear concise communication style and that you have mastered the art of problem solving – both people and process.


Why work for Yorb?

We are one of New Zealand’s top regional technology businesses and are continually growing throughout the country. We have an endless pursuit of excellence, for us this means being innovative, personable, helpful, and upbeat. Relationships are extremely important to us, and we genuinely care about you and your success within our business.

At Yorb we believe that the power of a diverse team is the key to our success. When you join our team, you will be working with talented individuals who create a fun and collaborative environment. We are strong believers in promoting our team’s wellbeing through fun, caring, growth and respect. We aim to be ethical and an innovative company that values loyalty and always operates with honesty and integrity.


What we're looking for:

The ideal candidate will have;

    • At least 5+ years’ experience in a similar role
    • Proven experience working within cross-functional, collaborative teams
    • Experience in leading, inspiring, motivating and building high functioning teams
    • An understanding of technology and its application within a business environment
    • Ability to translate business / product strategy into requirements and functional specifications
    • Strong analytical skills and the ability to multi-task
    • Self-motivation, proactive, and forward-thinking manner
    • Excellent collaboration, relationship building, communication, and interpersonal skills
    • Flexibility and resilience to work in a changing and dynamic environment
    • Ability to influence others.

This role is the perfect opportunity for someone who aligns with our values and is looking to be part of an innovative and growing company where you will have a direct impact on positive outcomes for Yorb’s client base.

Come and join our team.