Careers At Enable

 

 

  • Legal Counsel

    Enable are looking for a person who has been admitted as a Barrister and a Solicitor in New Zealand with at least five years experience in a senior legal advisory role.

    Enable owns and operates Christchurch’s newest and largest open fibre network in Christchurch, along with parts of the Selwyn and Waimakariri Districts.  Our key objective is to provide the fastest most innovative business and community enabling network that Christchurch has ever experienced.

    Our current Legal Counsel is going on parental leave and our Legal Team need the assistance of a Legal Counsel for the next 14 months who can hit the ground running. 

    Reporting to the General Counsel, the Legal Counsel will be responsible for:

    • Providing strategic legal and commercial advice to Enable’s senior management, the Board and across the business;
    • Establishing a legal framework/infrastructure which both educates and enables Enable employees to become more self-sufficient;
    • Critically reviewing and analysing contracts and providing high level “user friendly” overviews as quick reference points; 
    • Providing quality day to day legal, risk management, regulatory and governance services to Enable;
    • Assisting the business with regulatory and compliance issues, including drafting submissions;
    • Drafting and advising on a wide variety of contracts and playing a role in negotiating contracts entered into by the business;
    • Provision of contract and statutory interpretation and advice;
    • Carrying out company secretarial work;
    • Providing advice on property ownership as part of Enable’s consenting requirements;
    • Providing general property advice including reviewing and preparation of easements and Agreements to Grant Easements;
    • Managing external legal resource for specialist or overflow work.

    The ideal applicant will have:

    • Been admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor in New Zealand;
    • At least 5 years' experience in a senior legal advisory role with a strong commercial emphasis;
    • Breadth and depth of practical legal experience in a commercial or business field;
    • Demonstrated performance in negotiating commercial contracts and transactions;
    • A sound understanding of commercial, property, contractual and company law issues and a strong appreciation of governance principles and processes;
    • Experience working with utilities would also be desirable as is an understanding of technology and licensing agreements.

    Take the opportunity to be part of a high profile, nationally significant project that will grow your career and shape the future of Christchurch.

    To apply for this role, please visit the Q Jumpers website qjumpers.co.nz

    Legal Counsel Position Description

  • Customer Services Representative - Lift & Shift Programme

    If you are a natural in providing excellent customer service and have experience in process improvement or Six Sigma, this job could be for you!

    Enable Networks Limited is building the ultra-fast broadband (UFB) network for Christchurch and surrounding centres which will deliver fibre broadband services to up to 180,000 homes, schools and businesses. These fibre broadband services will play a vital role as Christchurch rebuilds: generating new industry, providing unprecedented access to global markets and services for local businesses and enabling the people in our region to connect with each other in exciting new ways.

    A position exists for an experienced Customer Service Representative to provide a high level of customer service to the Lift and Shift Programme, and deliver a positive experience for our customers.

    The Lift and Shift Programme exists to transfer customers from the Copper telecommunications system to Enable’s

    fibre network, and to provide fibre installations with one visit from field contractors.

    You will be responsible for reviewing, developing and implementing robust processes to ensure fibre installations are implemented seamlessly, delivering on the SLA’s for customer connections. You will also be responsible for making recommendations for improvements to the Service Delivery Manager and the Lift and Shift Programme Leader.

    To be successful in this role, you will have experience in:

    ▪         Process improvement, lean/agile management or Six Sigma.

    ▪         Customer service.

    ▪         Project administration or management. In addition, you will have:

    ▪         Sound systems and process knowledge of the telecommunications industry.

    ▪         Strength in developing and driving innovative solutions to improve operational performance.

    ▪         An effective and collaborative work style, enabling you to work across organisations.

    ▪         The ability to work effectively within a team and also build strong relationships with customers, contractors and with the wider organisation.

    ▪         Excellent oral and written communication skills, to effectively manage all stakeholders.

    ▪         The ability to interact in an open objective manner with all levels of the organisation and create loyalty within the business.

    ▪         The ability to foster a customer focused environment, delivering exceptional service, anticipating future needs and developing effective solutions that benefit the customer.

    Sound like you? Take the opportunity to be part of a high profile, nationally significant project that will grow your career and shape the future of Christchurch, and apply today.

    To apply for this role, please visit the Q Jumpers website qjumpers.co.nz

    Customer Services Rep - Lift and Shift Position Description

  • Project Administrator - GIS

    We are looking for a person that has a good knowledge of GeoSpatial data software and the ability to work in the GIS environment.

    Enable Networks Limited is building the ultra-fast broadband (UFB) network for Christchurch and surrounding centres which will deliver fibre broadband services to up to 180,000 homes, schools and businesses. These fibre broadband services will play a vital role as Christchurch rebuilds: generating new industry, providing unprecedented access to global markets and services for local businesses and enabling the people in our region to connect with each other in exciting new ways.

    We are looking for an experienced Project Administrator – GIS to ensure our projects and engineering teams deliver a coordinated and effective service to establish, maintain and connect customers cost effectively.

    In this role, reporting to the Network Engineering Manager, you will be working closely with the network engineers, project managers, account managers and senior leadership team to develop effective systems and improve communications.

    In this role, your responsibilities will include:

    • Responding to inquiries and resolving problems concerning services provided and persons affected.
    • Investigating all complex work orders to ensure sufficient information is received by the engineer from the Retail Service Provider.
    • Delegating and tracking requests for other Enable Networks teams required by the engineering team.
    • Analysing the processes in place and helping identify improvements.
    • Responding to escalated inquiries with a resolution immediately.
    • Collating data associated with projects and reporting their outcomes.
      • Escalating matters that require attention to the senior leadership team and implementing their decisions. To be successful, you will have:
      • Strong overall software aptitude.
      • Strong ability to work in GIS environment.
      • Proven project coordination/records management experience.
      • Confidence in communicating to all levels of the business.
      • Strong organisational skills with advanced attention to detail.
      • Strong relationship building skills.
      • Strong data analysis skill.
      • Strong report writing and data dissemination.
      • Good knowledge of GeoSpatial data software.
      • The ability to read and understand service plans and lay plans for underground services.
      • Ability to participate in multi-disciplinary teams.

     

    Take the opportunity to be part of a high profile, nationally significant project that will grow your career and shape the future of Christchurch.

    To apply for this role, please visit the Q Jumpers website qjumpers.co.nz

    Project Administrator GIS Position Description

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Chris Gant

Network Services Manager

Chris has been with Enable since 2011 and is responsible for working with our connection partners to improve the quality and efficiency of installing our network to homes and businesses, and regularly interacts with a range of stakeholders.

The role requires an extensive technical background in the telecommunication network sector, as well as good communication skills and the ability to complete tasks on time. With over 35 years’ industry experience, and having completed training to an advanced trade level, Chris continues his personal development by completing certification courses as technology develops.

“I enjoy being part of busy team, providing solutions to a range of requests, and liaising with various parties throughout the business.”