Principal Historian, Waitangi Tribunals, Wellington
MOJ / 1337804
The Waitangi Tribunal inquires into claims submitted by Māori under the Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975. The Waitangi Tribunal Unit provides support services to the Tribunal, including report writing assistance.
We are looking for a Principal Historian who will provide senior leadership to the report writing team at a time when the Tribunal's work programme is changing.
The Principal Historian is a key role within the unit, working closely with the report writing manager, the chief historian, senior historians, and other technical leaders across the unit.
in planning and coordinating projects; leading the development and implementation of quality assurance frameworks; and senior level writing and excellent relationship management skills.
Candidates should hold a post-graduate qualification in an area such as history, Māori studies, economics, geography, social science, law, environmental studies, or public policy.
You will understand, and be committed to the work of the Waitangi Tribunal, including having knowledge of te reo, tikanga and mātauranga Māori.
If you have any questions about this role, please contact Sonya Wynne, sonya.wynne justice.govt.nz
Salary range $87,193-$117,967
To apply, complete the application form, attaching your CV and cover letter, and a writing sample of no more than 20 pages of your own work that demonstrates your writing and analysis skills.
Applications close on Monday 25 June 2018.