Community Liaisons – Queenstown and Wanaka

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    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    1 month ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Casual
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  • Location: Otago
  • Date Advertised: 21-FEB-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/1452179
  • Job Title: Community Liaisons – Queenstown and Wanaka
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Community Liaisons – Queenstown and Wanaka

We are looking for dynamic and outgoing Community Liaisons to work with us on a casual contract basis.

The purpose of this role is to promote electoral enrolment and voter turnout.   This can be achieved by working within local communities to inform, engage and educate New Zealanders about the value of participation.

No two days will ever be the same. You will be out in the community at schools, universities, marae, events, libraries, shopping centres and town centres, engaging with people and promoting electoral participation.

You will be provided with excellent training and the full support of a committed team to ensure your success in this role.


Why join the Electoral Commission?

The Commission is building an inclusive strength-focused culture where diversity is encouraged and valued. We understand how important family is; therefore, we support a family-friendly atmosphere. You will join a team who are here for the right reasons, and we are passionate about what we do.

  • Engaging communities
  • Work with a strong, fun team
  • Great team culture
  • Living Wage PLUS 8% Holiday Pay
  • Flexibility of shifts to help suit you and your lifestyle


Is this role for you?

We welcome applications from people who:

  • Are available as required on a casual basis
  • Confident to engage with local communities
  • Are willing to learn
  • Have experience in engagement, sales, promotional or retail (Desirable)


Other opportunities

We have over 8000 positions to deliver the 2020 General Election, across Aotearoa.  Register your interest at to find out more.


About the Electoral Commission | Te Kaitiaki Take Kōwhiri

The Electoral Commission wants every New Zealander to trust, value and take part in parliamentary elections.

We are an independent Crown Entity who works with and through communities to inform, engage and educate New Zealanders about the value of participation, make it easy for all to enrol and vote, promote understanding of New Zealand’s democratic processes, and deliver parliamentary elections and referenda.



To apply for this role please go to (job number 1452179) and click on the “APPLY ONLINE” button


For more information regarding this role, please email  

Applications close at 5pm Wednesday 4 March 2020.

You must be legally allowed to work in New Zealand