Advisor (L2) – Sector Investment

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
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  • Category: Advisor
  • Location: Wellington City
  • Date Advertised: 17-FEB-20
  • Job Reference: MOJ/1450486
  • Job Title: Advisor (L2) – Sector Investment
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Advisor (Level 2) – Sector Investment, Sector Group, National Office


Would you like to work in a multidisciplinary team that sets the agenda for Justice Sector-wide policy and insights? Do you have a strategic mind, an eye for detail and a drive to form positive relationships across a busy sector? The Ministry of Justice’s Sector Group now has an opportunity for an Advisor to join the Sector Investment team – could this be you?

About the role:

The Investment Team connects strategy, policy, data analysis, research and investment and has four areas of focus:

  • co-ordinating justice system budget packages
  • providing investment advice to Government and senior leaders across the Justice sector
  • managing of the justice contestable funds • monitoring the performance of Crown Entities.

This role is an exciting proposition for someone wanting to influence government direction at a strategic and whole-of-sector level. You will be expected to contribute to all areas of the team’s work programme.

You will have the opportunity to work collaboratively with other agencies and people across the Ministry of Justice to provide quality advice and connect the team’s work to a Justice sector long-term vision.

The role is full of intellectual challenge and opportunities to stretch your capabilities. This role would suit ambitious and talented professionals looking to further their career in the public service.

To be successful in the role you will have:

  • Experience working in the public service
  • Great relationship and stakeholder management skills
  • Experience communicating with a wide range of audiences on complex issues (written and oral)
  • A passion and energy for improving justice outcomes for New Zealanders.

We can offer the opportunity to:

  • Directly contribute to Justice sector decision-making
  • Help mould the way we work to achieve better results for the future
  • Be part of a stimulating and intellectually rewarding environment with opportunities to further develop your expertise
  • Work with a smart, dynamic and diverse range of people.

Salary range:  $61,744 – $87,167

Joining the Ministry of Justice means you will become part of an inclusive organisation that values you and the communities we serve. It’s important to us that our workplace is one where our people feel healthy and safe, supported and able to be themselves at work. We value respect as the foundation for building a positive workplace culture where diversity is welcomed and celebrated.

How to apply

To apply, click the Apply button below to be directed to our Careers Website. You can view a detailed position description at the site, as well as complete an online application form by attaching your CV and cover letter.

For tracking purposes, all applications must be submitted via our online process.

Applications close at 5pm Sunday 1 March 2020.

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