Aoraki Environmental Consultancy Limited ("AEC") is looking for an environmental planner to join the team at our Timaru office.
The successful applicant must have a passion for Maori perspectives and be able to advise, advocate, and make a difference in a unique and interesting role.
AEC is a charitable company established to ensure Te Runanga o Arowhenua are able to contribute to key decision-making processes that impact on the management of natural resources in our takiwa.
these organisations need high quality advice to enable them to provide for mana whenua in decision making.
As AEC is owned by Te Rūnanga o Arowhenua, the role also supports Maori representatives across a range of processes, including providing input into regional and national policy.
This role is high visibility - working as a key contact for the large range of organisations that engage with Maori in South Canterbury on a wide range of issues.
The successful candidate will need to be able to develop and maintain relationships with Papatipu Runanga, government departments, Local and Regional Council, the wider Ngai Tahu community, and other stakeholders.
You will spend your day undertaking a huge range of tasks, including preparing management plans, facilitating consultation with Maori, developing Maori capacity, preparing and presenting submissions, advocacy, and assisting with policy development and research.
To be successful in this role you will need to have :
What we are looking for is someone who has :
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Please send your letter of application along with your CV to :
Applications close at 5 pm on Friday 16 November 2018 .