Permanent position working 40 hours per week (Monday to Friday)
Napier is a lively and dynamic city, offering an exceptional climate as well as plentiful opportunities for family, recreation and relaxation.
Improved road and air links are helping to make Napier one of New Zealand's most popular, liveable and easily accessible cities.
Napier City Council is one of Napier's biggest and most desirable employers - we value excellence, integrity, sustainability and outstanding customer and community service.
We are looking for a collaborative team player with strong project management skills to join the busy City Strategy team in the role of Planning Project Facilitator.
You will be part of the team to deliver projects that enhance Napier City's vibrancy and community cohesion in partnership with community organisations and private enterprise.
You may have a background in policy planning, marketing or project management and be looking for a new role that brings to life your passion for the community, where you can get stuck in and make a difference! Experience within a local government role is desirable but not essential, however you must have a willingness to learn about Council processes, and also have great relationship building skills to deal with people from within the organisation, the community as well as private enterprise.
To be considered for this role you will need :
In addition, it is vital that you have excellent organisational and communication skills, with a genuine commitment to contribute to the wider team goals.
If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you!
We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.
Our preferred candidates will be required to undergo pre-employment screening which includes drug testing, personality profile and, for some roles, health screening.
We will be shortlisting and interviewing candidates as we receive them, so encourage you to apply now!