The NHFB is an agile, professional and diligent portfolio agency that has a small and specialised workforce that is educated, culturally diverse and gender balanced.

The NHFB is committed to managing its capabilities to meet strategic objectives, statutory obligations and ethical standards. As such, the organisation recognises that skilled, engaged and versatile people are a critical component to success.

To ensure success, the NHFB workforce is cultivated, valued and supported by:

  • developing workforce capabilities to meet work requirements
  • attracting and retaining skilled, adaptable and responsive people
  • promoting a culture where people work within and across teams to maximise expertise and produce results that benefit the agency as a whole
  • refining organisational approaches to reflect the requirements of a small–sized organisation capable of responding quickly and flexibly to meet emerging requirements.