Be part of a new initiative that will restore our environment and make Aotearoa New Zealand the most liveable place in the world.
We are scaling up a work programme to deliver new funding streams made available as part of Budget 2020 to support economic recovery through environment-related activity the cross-government Jobs for Nature programme.
The Jobs for Nature programme is a $1.3 billion portfolio that will provide up to 11,000 jobs and economic support for people and communities across Aotearoa, while ensuring environmental benefits.
The Ministry for the Environment is responsible for delivering $400 million of this portfolio to improve freshwater (eg, fencing of waterways and riparian planting, wetland restoration, installation of fish passages, etc).
A key priority for the Ministry is Te Ao Māori. This means we work with our Treaty partner to advance Māori priorities for the environment and for environmental success.
About the Role
We are looking for a number of Analysts to support this exciting work programme.
Working with a dedicated portfolio of community projects, you will assist with the end-to-end grant administration process, which includes :
You will have the opportunity to work with on-the-ground organisations such as Regional Councils and iwi / hapū, who are implementing projects to improve New Zealand's waterways and improve employment opportunities, as well as cross-agency senior leaders governing the programme.
Skills and Experience
As well as being part of an innovative organisation with an important purpose of making Aotearoa, New Zealand, the most liveable place in the world, we offer you :
We embrace diversity and inclusion and are committed to equal opportunities. What's important to us is he rau kotahi tangata' embracing our multiple talents by harnessing our diversity and being inclusive.
We actively encourage applications from all backgrounds.
As a flexible friendly employer we are happy to discuss flexible options that may work for you and the business. We value and care about enabling our people to work in a way that means they can work at their best.
How to Apply