21/460 Senior Advisor, Strategic Partnership Grants

  • Company:
    Maori Pacific Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    16 hours ago
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Job Description Type: Fixed termHours: Full timeLocation: Wellington CityBusiness Group: National LibraryBranch: Information and Knowledge ServicesSalary: $75,044 – $101,531The New Zealand Library Partnership Programme (NZLPP) is working to strengthen the vital role of New Zealand Libraries as community hubs that support life-long learning, reading, digital literacy and easy access to information and knowledge.We’re in need of a Senior Advisor to work closely with library sector organisations to further the goals of the programme and ensure funded initiatives are connected and aligned to broader NZLPP-led library sector initiatives. Establish, facilitate and grow strong working relationships with and among funded organisations, the NZLPP programme team and the National LibraryMaintain an overview of funded initiatives including progress, risks and opportunitiesMake connections and provide a range of high quality advice to the participating library sector organisations and NZLPP to support the success of their initiatives. Thriving Communities At the Department of Internal Affairs, the work we do makes it possible for community groups and charities to not only access funding, but also to learn the best way to manage themselves to be as effective as possible. Information and Knowledge Services (IKS) | Te Tāhuhu Iringa KōreroThe National Library sits within the Information and Knowledge Services branch, the Department’s epicentre of information management, culture and heritage. Our branch is all about collecting, storing and preserving important things that are precious to New Zealand. The Senior Advisor, Strategic Partnership Grants will call upon their extensive relationship management skills to develop, maintain and broker highly effective working relationships with funded organisations and foster engagement with the broader NZLPP programme objectives.They will maintain an overview of funded initiatives including progress towards milestones, risks and opportunities and provide high-quality advice to funded organisations on the development of responses, strategies or mitigations to keep initiatives on track.Key Skills: Strategic thinking and analysis skills, seeing the bigger picture and making connections for greater collective impactProficient interpersonal, influencing and negotiation skillsStrong problem solving and decision-making skills using professional judgement If you thrive on cutting edge projects, a genuine challenge, and knowing that what you do, you do for the good of New Zealand, we would very much like to hear from you. We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and inclusion. We recognise a diverse workforce contributes to better business outcomes. 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, We work to make New Zealand better for New Zealanders through our four outcome areas: People can easily access the services and information they needIwi, hapū and communities across New Zealand are safe, resilient and thrivingPeople’s sense of belonging and collective memory builds an inclusive New ZealandNew Zealand is a well-functioning democracy across central and local government