Deputy Manager Regulatory Policy Design

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 27-JAN-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/6327
  • Job Title: Deputy Manager Regulatory Policy Design
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  • Summary:
  • Newly created position
  • Lead the Policy Design unit
  • Leading-edge regulator

Maritime New Zealand is the national regulatory, compliance and response agency that looks after the safety, security and environmental protection of coastal and inland waterways. Its mission is to ensure our seas are safe, secure and clean, on behalf of all New Zealanders. It is in a positive position to take the next step forward as a progressive maritime regulatory compliance and response organisation. As it grows, it needs the right people to build teams and empower talented people across the organisation.

Maritime New Zealand has evolved its policy team to bring a truly integrated approach to developing and maintaining its regulatory systems. This exciting new leadership position will be responsible for managing the Regulatory Policy Design unit and, together with other Deputy Managers, will work across the organisation and the system to deliver quality end to end policy development and regulatory frameworks. This role will also help create a special team culture where people are supported to fulfil their potential and live Maritime New Zealand’s values of respect, integrity and commitment.

The Deputy Manager Regulatory Policy Design will lead and manage specialist staff responsible for policy analysis. You will help to develop regulatory interventions and advise on legislation and the design of regulatory instruments, including maritime and marine protection rules.

To be effective in this key position, you will be an experienced policy manager or leader, and you will have a good understanding of regulatory practice. You will be comfortable engaging at all levels of the organisation.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join an evidence-based, intelligence-led and risk-focused regulatory, compliance and response organisation. You will be working in a fascinating sector that has a far-reaching impact on our country, environment and lifestyle.

The recruitment of this role is being managed by JacksonStone & Partners. Please contact Helen Cox or Simon Boyes on 04 550 8000 for further information.

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Applications close Friday, 14 February 2020.

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