21/364 Strategic Relationship Advisor – Iwi/Māori and Local Government
Department of Internal Affairs
Wellington, NZ
1d ago
source : Mahi.co.nz

Type : Fixed Term (12 months)

Hours : Full time

Location : Wellington

Business Group : Policy and Operations

Branch : Local Government

  • Do you have a passion for building partnerships with iwi and local government?
  • Are you looking for a career-defining opportunity to lead and manage complex, strategic policy projects?
  • Do you want a role where the work you do matters to New Zealanders?
  • We are looking for a Strategic Relationship Advisor to join our Local Government Branch. We value what you can bring to the role : enthusiasm, experience in leading stakeholder relationships, the mana to influence and lead, and a good understanding of Te Ao Māori, Tikanga Māori, te reo and how government works.

    The Local Government Branch provides policy advice to Ministers on important issues and the largest reforms facing New Zealanders and local government for at least 30 years.

    Our large and dynamic work programme includes the new Future for Local Government review, the Three Waters Reform Programme, input into the Resource Management Act reforms and improvement of relationships between local government and Māori.

    When we talk about transformation, we mean it.

    At Te Tari Taiwhenua Department of Internal Affairs we invest and believe in our people, and offer diverse career opportunities to help you succeed.

    We believe in a workplace culture that’s supportive, collaborative and innovative. We also offer a genuinely flexible work environment.

    If you want a role where you can actually make a difference, we want to hear from you.

    We are an equal opportunity employer. We recognise a diverse workforce contributes to better outcomes, and we are committed to creating a workplace where all employees have equal access.

    To learn more about the diverse, important mahi we do at Te Tari Taiwhenua and see why we're a great place to work, click here.

    We work to make New Zealand better for New Zealanders through our four outcome areas :

  • People can easily access the services and information they need
  • Iwi, hapū and communities across New Zealand are safe, resilient and thriving
  • People's sense of belonging and collective memory builds an inclusive New Zealand
  • New Zealand is a well-functioning democracy across central and local government
  • Applications close : 5pm, Wednesday 23 June 2021

    For more information please contact : Justine Smith on 027 282 9976 or justine.smith dia.govt.nz

    Job description : To review the full job description, please click here. If you are unable to follow the link, please review the full job description on our careers website.

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