Grants Officer Legal Aid

  • Company:
    Ministry of Justice
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    11 hours ago
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Job Description

Te āhuatunga a te tūranga/About the Role

As a Grants Officer, you will apply legislation and policy to manage a range of files providing quality and timely decisions on applications for legal aid and reply to requests for information.

  • Provide the best customer and stakeholder experience possible.
  • Takes ownership and find solutions.
  • Manage workflow to achieve outcomes
  • Mō te tīma/About our Team

    At Tāhū o te Ture – the Ministry of Justice, we’re committed to working together for a fair and safe Aotearoa.

    The team is supportive, friendly and diverse, totally customer focused and driven to provide the best service possible. You will have lots of colleagues to help you as you learn the business.

    Joining the Ministry of Justice means you will become part of an inclusive organisation that values you and the communities we serve. It’s our promise to ensure our workplace is one where our people feel healthy and safe, supported and able to be themselves at work. We value respect as the foundation for building a positive workplace culture and one where diversity is welcomed and celebrated. 

    He pūkenga tou/Skills and Experience

    To be successful in the role you will have:

  • Strong communication
  • A willingness to go the extra mile
  • Empathy and resilience
  • Strong computer skills
  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced team environment where you can go home feeling like you are really making a difference
  • The starting salary for this position is generally $48,853 – $57,473 dependent on skills and experience.

    The start date is 22nd March 2021

    Only applicants with the right to work in New Zealand will be considered for this position.

    Tono mai/How to Apply