Kait&#257tari/ Kait&#257tari Matua – Analyst/Senior Analyst

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    6 months ago
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  • Category: Policy
  • Location: Christchurch
  • Date Advertised: 22-JAN-21
  • Job Reference: MFE/1482052/C
  • Job Title: Kait&#257tari/ Kait&#257tari Matua – Analyst/Senior Analyst
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Senior Analyst – permanent

Analyst – fixed term/secondment to 30 June 2022

  • Influence change for our environment
  • High profile and exciting work
  • Join our dedicated and supportive team 

Be part of the solution to tackling Aotearoa New Zealand’s waste problem!  

Mō tēnei tūrangi mahi | About this role

Tackling waste is a growing challenge with major implications for our environment, economy and how we live our lives.    

Engaging with a range of stakeholders, you will take a lead role in designing and developing policy advice for Regulatory Product Stewardship schemes.  

You will work alongside Senior Analysts within the team and have an opportunity to work with subject matter experts to develop your policy skills.  You will also have the opportunity to contribute more widely to improving our national approach to waste.  

Be part of this exciting work programme and use your policy design skills that will make a difference to all New Zealanders and our environment.  

Ngā pūkenga me ngā wheako | Skills and experience 

Our ideal candidate will bring:  

  • demonstrated experience in policy development and design
  • proven experience delivering quality work in a fast-paced environment
  • demonstrated skills in stakeholder management and engagement across diverse groups
  • a desire to influence and think creatively to achieve results
  • strong relationship management skills, quickly building credibility and trust
  • commitment to developing your cultural capability and capacity in te ao Māori

Most importantly you will be passionate about looking for realistic and effective ways of achieving environmental outcomes that can engage all stakeholders.  Project management and experience in the waste and resource industry would be an advantage. 

Mō mātou | About us 

The Ministry’s purpose – He taiao tōnui mō ngā reanga katoa – a flourishing environment for every generation.  We offer: 

  • a flexible by default approach to support your work-life balance
  • agile working, allowing you variety and challenges across the organisation as we work as ‘One MfE’
  • generous leave entitlements
  • training to competently and effectively engage with Māori as our Treaty Partner, this includes te reo me ona tikanga Māori courses
  • active social club and employee networks, including a Māori staff network
  • opportunities for development and education.          

A key priority for the Ministry is Te Ao Māori. This means we work with our Treaty partner to advance Māori priorities for the environment and for environmental success. We will be confident and coordinated in our ongoing engagement with Māori and lead the natural resources system in engaging for success with tangata whenua. We will grow our capability and capacity to accurately reflect Māori views in our work. 

We embrace diversity and inclusion and are committed to equal opportunities. What’s important to us is ‘he rau kotahi tangata’ – embracing our multiple talents – by harnessing our diversity and being inclusive. We actively encourage applications from all backgrounds. 

As a flexible friendly employer we are happy to discuss flexible options that may work for you and the business.  We value and care about enabling our people to work in a way that means they can work at their best. 

Tono ināianei | Apply Now 

Apply directly by completing the online application form and submit your CV and cover letter.  Note: your cover letter will be a key part of our assessment process, so please highlight how your experience relates to the key skills required for this role.    

If you require further information about the role please contact Annabelle Ellis at Annabelle.Ellis@mfe.govt.nz 

Salary range: 

Analyst – $69,848 pa to $87,808 pa/Senior Analyst – $97,033 pa to $121,984 pa.  Appointment within these ranges will be based on skills and experience.   

Rā Katinga | Applications close: Wednesday, 10 February 2021