Senior Solicitorat Te Puni Kōkiri - Ministry of Māori Development
Te Puni Kōkiri - Ministry of Māori Development
4d ago
source : New Zealand Government

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The Senior Solicitor is responsible for assisting the Manager, Legal Services to provide the highest quality legal advice on law reform, policy and programme initiatives in a manner which supports decision making, minimises legal risk, and significantly contributes to Te Puni Kōkiri's role and objectives. This

  • Providing the highest quality legal services to the Minister and Te Puni Kōkiri on all
  • Monitoring and assisting with the review of legislation impacting on
  • Preparing contracts and other legal documentation as
  • Participating in law reform initiatives, policy projects and programme initiatives as
  • Representing Te Puni Kōkiri on inter departmental and other fora as
  • Providing assistance and mentoring to other
  • Assisting with the administration of Māori Trust Boards and other legislative entities administered by Te Puni
  • The work and experience of the team is diverse and is an excellent environment in which to enhance your professional capability.

    The appointment range for this role is $102,956 to

    Ideally you will

    A law degree and at least 5-7 years legal A sound understanding of the legal implications of Te Tiriti o An understanding of significant issues prevalent in the area of Māori A high standard of analytical, written and oral The ability to provide accurate and relevant legal The ability to manage work demands so that The ability to work as part of a team to assist with the attainment of team A willingness to commit to the values of TPK and the objective of Māori The ability to work well under pressure and maintain an appropriate attitude in all An understanding of tikanga and te

    Ngā uara ka whiwhi koe ki Te Puni Kōkiri Working at Te Puni

    Te Puni Kōkiri is the Government's principal policy advisor on Māori wellbeing and development. To do this, we must exert leadership and influence on the public sector system to enable and support the Government to deliver positive wellbeing outcomes for

    Our vision of 'Whānau Taurikura' - 'Thriving Whānau' enables whānau, hapū and iwi to succeed and underpins everything that we do.

    We draw strength from our past to build an Aotearoa New Zealand where whānau can all stand, thrive, and

    Our people are at the heart of achieving this vision and it is our people who contribute to supporting Māori collective success by creating and maintaining relationships with iwi, hapū and whānau Māori, and Government at both a local and national

    We are guided by our values of excellence, valuing people and relationships, working collectively and being creative and innovative.

    We invest in our people, and you will be encouraged to develop and contribute to your fullest potential. We believe strongly in

    If this opportunity appeals to you, apply

    We are actively reviewing talent and an appointment will be made once a suitable candidate is identified. We encourage you to make your application today or get in touch to discuss more about how this great opportunity will fit with your career

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