Business Analyst

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    5 months ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category: IT & computing
  • Location: Canterbury
  • Date Advertised: 30-OCT-19
  • Job Reference: 149477
  • Job Title: Business Analyst
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  • Summary:

Who we are:

At Stats NZ Tatauranga Aotearoa, our vision is to unleash the power of data to change lives.  As New Zealand s official data and statistics agency, we are tasked with leading the way for New Zealand s data future, enabling data-led innovation across society, the economy, and the environment

The purpose of the role:

Stats NZ are looking for an experienced BA to join the Geospatial team in Christchurch. Your first assignment will be to work with design analysts in the team to map a number of geospatial data flows and business processes. Following this, you will be required to work with other teams across Stats NZ (e.g. Census) to gather their geospatial requirements and document clear user guides/support material for our geospatial tools/systems.

Key to the success of this role is the ability to:

  • Build relationships that enable you to work with people at all levels across the organisation
  • Learn quickly on the job
  • Develop business process and data flow maps
  • Create clear user documentation and training/support material
  • Facilitate and lead workshops to elicit business requirements

The following experience is desirable:

  • Geospatial knowledge/background (not essential)
  • 3-5 years experience as a Business Analyst

What s in it for you?

You ll be joining an inclusive environment in which all people, regardless of gender, race, religion or background can come do their best work. Our goal is to provide our staff with a working environment that provides them with the opportunity to:

  • have challenging, varied and interesting work
  • develop and grow their careers
  • balance life and work, and
  • work in an agile, dynamic and flexible manner. 

We care about our people, and value your drive, energy and inquisitive nature. Bottom line, we are in search of real people that don t believe in the status quo and seek to add value every day.

If you are a passionate and talented person relishes the idea of becoming part of NZ s data ecosystem, then come join our team!

If this job sounds like you, please apply. For a copy of the Position Description please click on or copy and paste the following link:  

For more information about this role please contact Chris Hodgins  on 027 218 1923, or email For more about working for us see,

Applications close:  Wednesday 13th November 2019