Analyst – Tax Strategy

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    6 days ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category: Policy & analysis
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 25-OCT-18
  • Job Reference: 17924
  • Job Title: Analyst – Tax Strategy
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  • Summary:

Fantastic opportunity to apply your skills at the heart of government at a unique time in tax policy!

  • Are you a policy analyst with a background in economics and an interest in tax?
  • Would you like to help influence a major review of New Zealand’s tax system?
  • Come join our supportive, collaborative and high performing team!

 

The Treasury is the New Zealand Government’s lead economic and financial advisor. Our vision is to be a world-leading Treasury working towards higher living standards for New Zealanders.

The Treasury’s Tax Strategy team provides tax policy advice to the Ministers of Finance and Revenue, working alongside Inland Revenue. We also provide advice to the Tax Working Group, which has been established by the Government to recommend how to improve the fairness, structure and balance of the tax system.

We have an exciting opportunity for an Analyst to join our team. You will combine your policy and economics skills to advise Ministers and the Tax Working Group on potential tax changes. You will work closely with Ministers and officials in teams across the Treasury and at Inland Revenue on a range of major tax policy issues.

In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Providing policy advice to Ministers on the future of the tax system
  • Helping deliver the Government’s tax policy work programme

 

About You

  • Policy experience and a background in economics
  • Strong analytical, communication and relationship management skills
  • Demonstrated experience in working collaboratively with others to achieve objectives

 

In return we can offer

  • Interesting and exciting work in a great organisation
  • Excellent mentoring support within a high-performing team
  • The opportunity to bring new ideas and analysis into policy discussions
  • A collaborative work environment where you will interact with a range of people and external stakeholders

 

At the Treasury, we pride ourselves on the quality of our staff and understand the importance of fostering a working environment where excellence is recognised and where staff are encouraged to develop their own talents and potential. The Treasury values diversity amongst its employees and encourages a positive work/non-work balance with flexible work arrangements.

Applications close – Sunday 18 November. All applications must be made online.

Please see the attached Job Description for further detail. For more information please contact Matt Cowan, Team Leader, Tax Strategy – matt.cowan@treasury.govt.nz

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