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  • Category: Policy/Analysts
  • Location: Wellington City
  • Date Advertised: 14-JAN-19
  • Job Reference: MOJ/1368889
  • Job Title: Analyst
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Analytics and Insights (Courts & Tribunals) Sector Group National Office


Sector Group is a multi-disciplinary team that brings together the best of strategy, policy, data analysis, research and evaluation capabilities to inform decision making by justice agency leaders. We support justice agencies to work together to deliver ambitious results for a safe and just New Zealand.

Now is an exciting time for you to become a part of the Ministry of Justice in the Sector Group as the insights and advice we provide are highly sought after, our work is characterised by innovation, quality and impact, and we are informing the direction for justice agencies.

The Analytics and Insights team turn data into insight to support the delivery of people-centred justice services. This allows us to focus operational improvement efforts on the areas that will make the biggest difference and outcomes to New Zealanders.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-established team that work in partnership with the Courts & Tribunals operational teams.  We use data insights to deliver better services, by focussing on the most impactful why? what if? and what should we? questions. 

To be successful in this role you will need to bring an ability and willingness to learn in the following areas:

  • Passion and curiosity – with a strong desire to explore new opportunities for using data insights to deliver better services and outcomes
  • Building relationships with a customer centred focus
  • Communicating analytical findings to non-analytical audiences
  • A team environment that relies on collaboration
  • A tertiary degree in a relevant field 
  • Using analytics software (ideally SAS)

If you are an enthusiastic self-starter who would enjoy the challenge of creating insights that help inform impactful operational decisions then we would love to hear from you.

Salary $47,630 – $56,035 


Applications close 5pm Friday 18 January 2019 and must be made through the Ministry of Justice’s careers centre.

To apply, complete the application form, attaching your CV and cover letter. 

For more information, please contact Rebecca Todd for more information on