The Funding and Programme Delivery group provides support for people who have the greatest housing needs, by funding the delivery of public housing, transitional housing, and housing related support services to tackle homelessness in New Zealand. To do this, they partner with Kāinga Ora – Homes and Communities, community and transitional housing providers, developers, social services, councils and other agencies. The group works closely with HUD’s policy groups to help inform advice to the Government on preventing and reducing homelessness, and to ensure policies and interventions are targeted to the places that need it most.
About the role
This is a fantastic opportunity for an advisor to join the Housing Support and Services team who work closely with communities to identify innovative solutions for housing and wrap around services. In your role you will proactively support your senior colleagues identify opportunities, assess and mitigate commercial, legislative and other risks associated with Housing and Services’ activities. Some of your responsibilities may include editing documents, responding to OIAs, pulling information from reports and collating information, and engaging with community providers and other stakeholders.
The successful applicant will have excellent communication skills and strong written ability. You will take a proactive approach to your work, looking for ways to support the wider team. You will have a natural ability to build strong working relationships and will be comfortable working in a fast paced environment.
Your background will include:
What to do next
If this looks like your next career move, then please apply now below. For any confidential enquires please feel free to contact Rachael at email@example.com. Applications close 6 March 2020.
Please note, you must have the legal right to live and work in New Zealand to be eligible for this position.