Immigration & Processing Travel Officer

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category: Other
  • Location: Auckland
  • Date Advertised: 10-FEB-20
  • Job Reference: MBIE/1447834
  • Job Title: Immigration & Processing Travel Officer
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  • Summary:

Based at the Mangere Refugee Resettlement Centre, Auckland, Immigration New Zealand’s Refugee Quota Programme team is responsible for implementation of the annual Refugee Quota and the Refugee Family Support Category.

The objective of the Refugee Quota Programme is to provide protection for United National High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) referred refugees in line with New Zealand’s national, international and humanitarian obligations and commitments. 

We are looking for 3 Immigration Processing and Travel Officers to join our team.

You will be an exceptional team player, have excellent relationship management skills and be able to multi-task. You will have strong analytical skills and a demonstrated ability to exercise sound, reasoned judgement and problem solving ability.  Your excellent organisational skills, with an ability to prioritise and manage high workloads in sometimes challenging situations, strong communication skills, both written and verbal and an ability to discreetly deal with confidential information will be an added advantage.

The ideal candidate must:

  • Understand the purpose and definitions within the Refugee Convention and UNHCR Settlement Guidelines
  • Be prepared to travel overseas for work
  • Have robust computer skills with proven working knowledge of: Word, Excel, Outlook and Access.
  • Have knowledge of immigration law, policy and procedures
  • Have knowledge and understanding of the Privacy Act 1993

 

 All applicants must be New Zealand citizens or permanent residents and are willing to undergo, gain and maintain the required security clearance.

 

If you think you have what it takes to be successful in this position we welcome your application. Please refer to the attached position description for further information.

To apply, click on the “Apply Now” button where you will need to complete the application form and upload your CV and cover letter outlining your suitability for this role.

Enquires welcome to sarah.hutcheson@mbie.govt.nz quoting reference number 1447834

Applications close at 5.00pm on Friday 28 February 2020