Auckland City, AucklandTemporary, ContractNow is the perfect time to join the evolving National Compliance Team at the Department of Conservation as we increase in size and capability to further strengthen our national compliance function.
The RoleAs our next outreach advisor, you will play a crucial role in coordinating public outreach programmes with the aim of increasing legislative compliance.
You will be responsible for a variety of programmes across the 2-year duration of the role. Our main priorities are to reduce breaches of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species, increase marine compliance and raise general public awareness for our upcoming infringement system.
About YouWe are looking for a driven individual who prides themselves on their exceptional communication skills. You will have previous experience formulating clear messaging through high quality written and visual communications.
Effective community outreach is the key driver of success in this position, in order to achieve this, you will need to adapt your messaging to communicate effectively with a variety of different cultural groups.
Ideally you will have previous experience developing social media campaigns and evidence of strong analytical skills. An understanding of New Zealand's conservation legislation and relevant tertiary qualification is also a requirement of the role.
Why work for us?The national compliance team is currently undergoing a period of significant growth. This is your chance to be a part of a progressive and highly significant function at the Department.
We also offer : Competitive remunerationA supportive and collaborative work environmentRespect, recognition and opportunities for personal growthExcellent employee wellbeing initiatives including the employee assistance program and discounted insuranceFree accommodation in our backcountry huts and campsites as well as general accommodation discountsJob satisfaction from contributing to crucial and meaningful workHow to applyPlease apply online via the DOC Careers Centre.
Applications must include a cover letter, CV and evidence of the required capabilities as per the role description. For any questions please contact Meena Pratap, mpratap doc.
govt.nz quoting vacancy 400 / 11450. Applications close at 5pm on Monday, 30 March 2020.Eligibility to work in New Zealand is mandatory including a valid work visa covering the whole period of employment if applying internationally.
DOC is committed to a diverse workforce that represents the communities we serve, and to creating an inclusive workplace culture