Functional Business Analyst, Regional Service Provider Index - SIAPO

About Us 

The South Island Regional Service Provider Index programme is looking to employ a full time Functional Business Analyst for approximately 24 months fixed term.

The South Island Alliance Programme Office (SIAPO) supports the South Island District Health Boards (SI DHBs) Alliance framework, including governance, leadership and operational components by providing regional planning and support services for the South Island Alliance teams, service based workstreams / networks and regional forums endorsed by the South Island Alliance Leadership Team.   

The South Island Alliance (SIA) is responsible for the delivery of the health initiatives for the South Island as outlined in the Ministry of Health, National Technology & Digital Services and South Island Regional Services Plans. SIA was established to ensure a sustainable service that continues to reduce disparity in access and outcomes while increasing health gain for the whole South Island population.

About the Role

The South Island Regional Service Provider Index programme, as part of ongoing requirements, is looking to employ a Functional Business Analyst, for a fixed term.

The Functional Business Analyst will be responsible for leading solution and integration design and documentation of the key RSPI deliverables, and for monitoring their subsequent development and implementation, as briefed by the RSPI Programme/Project Manager. Working in conjunction with the RSPI programme team, DHBs and RSPI steering committee, the Functional Business Analyst will be required to produce innovative and effective product solutions, through the provision of robust, well-documented, and efficient solution designs, aligned with the RSPI Roadmap and strategic goals, and support the delivery of value for users and stakeholders.

The South Island Alliance Programme Office is based in Christchurch, however there is flexibility for the right candidate to be based elsewhere in the South Island. 

The successful candidate will have experience in the NZ Health IT industry, IT or a business environment in a Business Analysis role and has proven experience in system evaluation, design and implementation.

To Apply

If this sounds like you, then please apply online or to find out more contact Janita Te Haara at

Fixed Term/Contract/Full Time

Job no: 235349

Location: South Island Region, South Island

Closing Date: 22 January 2019