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Supporting Thriving Whānau
Senior Advisor Opportunities
Policy Partnerships Puni - Te Puni Kōkiri
Are you a seasoned and talented Senior Advisor looking for a new opportunity?
We are seeking out Senior Advisors who are :
About our Policy Partnerships Puni
Te Puni Kōkiri is the Principal Policy Advisor to the Government on Māori wellbeing and development and we have an important contribution to make to impact Māori wellbeing outcomes.
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 Māori.
The Policy Partnerships Puni has the following core value propositions :
Our Policy Partnerships Puni works at the forefront of policy development within Te Puni Kōkiri, and we are looking to build our existing talent base and recruit experienced policy analysts at the Senior cohort level to join our puni, which is located in our National Office in Wellington.
As a Senior Advisor, you will be responsible for partnering with stakeholders within Te Puni Kōkiri and partner agencies to support decision making evidenced through quantitative and / or qualitative research and / or evaluation.
Evidence is crucial in policy development and Te Puni Kōkiri's vision is to become the Government's authoritative voice on Māori wellbeing outcomes, rights and interests.
You will demonstrate experience in quantitative or qualitative research and / or evaluation. Your ability to apply research and evaluation methodologies will be highly respected by your manager, peers and stakeholders.
You will have a drive for results achieved through initiative and leadership. You will be able to forge strong working relationships with key stakeholders within Te Puni Kōkiri and across Government departments.
Your excellent verbal and written communication skills will provide clarity on complex research and evaluation issues.
You need to be :
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