Opportunity to provide leadership in the day-to-day management of requests under Official Information Act 1982 (OIA) and other official correspondence for the Regulatory Services Group in the Department of Internal Affairs.
Bring your extensive experience and knowledge of the legislative framework and best practice to a diverse and complex environment with plenty of interest and challenge.
Be part of a growing, dynamic, modern regulator that is looking to make a difference in the lives of New Zealanders. About the organisation : At the Department of Internal Affairs, our purpose is to serve and connect people, communities and government to build a safe, prosperous and respected nation.
In other words, it's all about helping to make New Zealand a better place for people who live here. We do this through our four outcome areas : As one of the Government's larger regulators, the Regulatory Services Group aims to minimise harm and maximise benefits in three regulatory systems : anti-money laundering and countering financing terrorism, gambling, and digital safety.
We are a responsive risk-based regulator that uses innovation and collaboration to maximise our impact to achieve outcomes for New Zealand communities.
About the role : We are looking for a Principal Advisor Official Correspondence to join the Accountability team. This is a senior role with responsibility for ensuring the Regulatory Services Group meets all requirements relating to official correspondence, with a special focus on the OIA.
You will lead the provision of high-quality, fit-for-purpose advice to decision-makers, preparing information and drafting responses.
You will provide professional leadership, coaching and mentoring to a Business Advisor and others involved in OIA / OC processes, fostering continuous improvement and growth in capability in the team and wider RS Group.
You will have : If you are looking for a challenging and exciting role where the work you do matters to people and communities across New Zealand - we would love to hear from you.
Robert Walters endeavours to review all applications in a maximum of five working days. If you have not received correspondence in this timeframe please do not hesitate to contact Fitz Gessler on 04 471 9716.
Principal Advisor Official Correspondence