PA/Team Administrator

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    5 days ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category: PA/EA/Administration
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 09-MAR-20
  • Job Reference: MBIE/1454268
  • Job Title: PA/Team Administrator
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  • Division:
  • Summary:
  • Do you like to work at the heart of a fun and busy team?
  • Are you acalm, highly organised and motivated person?
  • Do you enjoy working in a diverse and inclusive environment?
  • Permanent opportunity, Wellington based location


About the role

We have a permanent position available for a Personal Assistant/Team Administrator to join MBIE’s Service Design Policy Team in Wellington. 

In this role you will be responsible for providing a high level of support to the Manager and the team.   You will use your strong relationship management and organisational skills to perform an array of tasks and resolve issues, in order to provide efficient and effective administrative support for the Service Design Policy team.

We are looking for someone who is a problem solver, customer-focused, flexible and agile with a positive, proactive approach and an attention to detail.  


To be successful in this role you will also have:

  • At least 2-3 years’ experience in providing personal assistance and administrative support to managers and teams
  • a demonstrated agility in supporting multiple projects and responding to changes in priorities
  • a good understanding of finance systems and budgets including experience of doing accruals and re-code journals
  • wide ranging knowledge of administration systems and processes
  • friendly with good relationship and interpersonal skills
  • experience of working with a diverse range of people and an understanding of different cultures
  • proactivity and uses initiative in a flexible and dynamic environment
  • IT savvy with an ability to learn new software programs and competence in Microsoft Office applications
  • an ability to work effectively in a team environment and to prioritise work to achieve Service Support & Design branch and MBIE outcomes
  • Government experience would be useful, but is not essential.


Why work for us

This is an opportunity to work in a rewarding and exciting environment, in a collaborative and results-driven team that also enjoys a fun and sociable environment.   As part of MBIE, you will have opportunities to develop your skills and progress your career, especially alongside our wider support team which includes our Service Centres, Business Change Projects and build on a wider understanding of the machinery of Government.


About MBIE

The purpose of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) is to grow New Zealand for all.  Our goal is to create a strong and high-performing economy by creating an environment that supports businesses to become more productive and internationally competitive.


How to apply

Click on the APPLY button below in order to be directed to our on-line careers website.

You may view a position description at this site, as well as complete the online application and upload a CV and cover letter.  For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our online process.

Email Monica Chow at if you have any further questions.

Applications close at 5pm on 23 March 2020.