Diversity & Engagement Advisors Office of Ethnic Communities (OEC)Auckland -based Permanent RolesThe Office of Ethnic Communities (OEC) is located within the Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) which serves and connects people, communities and government to build a safe, prosperous and respected nation.
New Zealand is home to more than 200 ethnic groups, and as the government’s authoritative advisor on ethnic diversity, the OEC is uniquely placed to realise the potential and benefits that such diversity brings.
andably represents OEC at all times.Key to your success will be a proven ability to work alongside ethnically diverse and inter-faith communities, to enable them to become resilient and achieve their aspirations.
strong communication skills - written and oral;ability to plan, organise and manage work effectively; andstrong digital literacy skills are essential as we work in a digital office environmentSome travel is involved and a full New Zealand driver's licence, or commitment to obtaining one, is essential.
Relevant language skills would also be an advantage.If you want a job where the work you do matters to New Zealand, we would love to hear from you.
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We work to make New Zealand better for New Zealanders through our four outcome areas : People can easily access the services and information they needIwi, hapū and communities across New Zealand are safe, resilient and thrivingPeople's sense of belonging and collective memory builds an inclusive New ZealandNew Zealand is a well-functioning democracy across central and local governmentApplications close : 5pm, Wednesday 30 September 2020For more information please contact : Nandita Mathur on 027 299 8031 or Nandita.mathur dia.govt.nz