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Office of the Chief Executive (OCE)

About

The OCE supports DPMC to achieve its strategic priorities and manage risk by working across the department, ensuring it has sound strategy, effective governance, and efficient organisational systems and processes.

The key elements of the OCE's role are:

  • advice and support to the Chief Executive, the Executive Leadership Team, and the Senior Management Team
  • leadership of strategic planning and oversight of DPMC's strategic and organisational development
  • management of governance processes, legal risk, compliance, accountability reporting, assurance, security (in conjunction with the Chief Security Officer), and risk management across DPMC
  • coordinating OIAs, PQs, and Ministerials
  • the provision of legal advice and services to support DPMC’s corporate roles and policy and operational responsibilities in the greater Christchurch regeneration, civil defence and emergency management, and national security
  • the provision of strategic communications at a whole-of-department level, including external and internal communications, strategic advice in a national security event and supporting the Greater Christchurch Group’s communications needs
  • management of DPMC customer interface, setting performance expectations, and service performance monitoring with Central Agencies Shared Services to coordinate and prioritise services across DPMC
  • leading change management and oversight of change across DPMC
  • oversight of portfolio, programme, and project management across the DPMC.
Last updated: 
Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Latest publications

Privacy policy

Corporate document
2 Oct 2017

Official information and proactive release

Corporate document
2 Oct 2017

Chief Executive expenses disclosures

Information release
31 Jul 2017

Briefing to the incoming Prime Minister (Dec 2016)

Briefing to incoming Minister
21 Jun 2017

Four Year Plan 2017–2021

Corporate document
31 May 2017

Contact us

General enquiries

Contact us by using our online enquiry form

Office of the Chief Executive
Level 8 Executive Wing
Parliament Buildings
Wellington

Media enquiries

Email
media@dpmc.govt.nz

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