About this role
Te Puni Kōkiri (Ministry of Māori Development) is a government agency that works within government and communities to achieve our vision of Thriving Whānau.
The wellbeing of whānau, hapū and iwi is central to the future wellbeing of Aotearoa. The very broad role of Te Puni Kōkiri, our access to information and ability to make connections, make us ideally placed to spark innovation.
We influence the work of others by bringing Māori voices to decision makers and we invest in innovative initiatives that build the capacity and readiness of whānau and Māori communities.
To achieve this, we engage with whānau, hapū and iwi, and partner with other public sector agencies.
To find out more about Te Puni Kōkiri and the work we do, please have a look at our .
Te Whiwhinga Mahi The opportunity
We are looking for a Senior Advisor, Emergency Management & Business Continuity, to be based in our National Office Wellington.
As the Senior Advisor, you will be responsible for developing and implementing organisation-wide business continuity and emergency management programmes, policies and practices to achieve robust incident management and emergency preparedness across the organisation.
Ko wai koe About you
You will have practical experience in business continuity and emergency management within a large organisation or a New Zealand Government Department, along with an understanding of the Civil Defence & Emergency Management Act 2002.
Calm under pressure, with excellent communication skills and proven experience working positively and collaboratively within a team, you will be a strong relationship manager experienced with building internal and external working relationships.
As this position is responsible for maintaining and developing the existing frameworks you will need to have a high level of computer literacy (including word processing, presentations, spreadsheet and project management applications).
As the role has a national focus (Wellington-based), with active involvement in our Regional offices, you will need to be available to travel to as required.
To view the position description and / or apply for the role (submitting a cover letter and current curriculum vitae), please click on "APPLY NOW" For tracking and reporting purposes, all applications must be submitted through our online careers portal.
Salary Range : $126,167 to $189,251 depending on experience.
Applications for this role close on Sunday 1 August 2021.