Manager Communications

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    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
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  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 08-OCT-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/MC20
  • Job Title: Manager Communications
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Manager Communications

Wellington based

Kia hiwa rā, kia hiwa rā

Nau mai, haere mai, whakapiri mai!

Kia koutou ngā rangatira mā

Kia kaha, Kia māia ki te tono mō enei nohonga ki ā Te Hiringa Hauora

We welcome you, come closer.

Come closer to hear the words of encouragement and urge you all to apply for the positions on offer at Te Hiringa Hauora.

Ko te kaupapa | About the role

This role is responsible for developing and supporting communications to achieve the strategic vision for Te Hiringa Hauora. There is a strong focus on ensuring the organisation delivers efficient and effective outcomes for key audiences, including Māori, Pasifika and youth.

Nga taonga kei roto I tou kete matauranga | What you bring

Are you a skilled communicator with the ability to think strategically and act tactically? Do you have a keen eye for how to manage and mitigate organisational risks? Are you known for your relationship management, influencing and negotiation skills.

If this sounds like you and you would like to lead a small communications team providing high-quality and timely advice to senior management as well as working across the organisation to ensure a joined-up, strategic approach to communications we’d like to hear from you.

Ko wai mātou | Who we are

Te Hiringa Hauora leads and delivers innovative and high quality national health promotion initiatives. Te Hiringa Hauora is a Crown entity that works with partners including iwi, researchers and academics, community groups, public health advocates, and others who are aligned to our goals.

Te Hiringa Hauora acknowledges the special relationship between Māori and the Crown under Te Tiriti o Waitangi and is committed to recognise and respect the articles of Te Tiriti. Te Hiringa Hauora encourages and supports staff to learn and enjoy Te Reo, waiata and increase knowledge of Te Ao Māori.

Me pēhea te tono | How to apply

TO APPY FOR THIS ROLE, or to obtain a full job description and application form, please visit our website A completed Te Hiringa Hauora application form, CV and covering letter should be sent to or mailed to Vacancies, Te Hiringa Hauora, PO Box 2142, Wellington.

Applications close 5pm on Tuesday 27 October 2020. For further information, phone Linzie Sutton, People Culture and Capability Advisor on (04) 901 0954. Please note, Te Hiringa Hauora is a smoke free organisation. All applicants should be currently eligible to work in New Zealand.