Parliamentary MP Support to Rawiri Waititi, MP

  • Company:
    New Zealand Parliament
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
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As the Parliamentary MP Support to  Rawiri Waititi, MP, you’ll make sure everything runs smoothly day in and day out. This role is multifaceted and challenging with no two days the same. You’ll be stepping into an environment that is unique, exciting, and rewarding where you will use your ngākau for Te Ao Māori me ōna Tikanga, to best service the community, hapū and Iwi.

A typical day includes:

  • Providing high quality advice and advocacy to constituents in your community
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships
  • News and social media monitoring
  • Managing day-to-day running of the Member’s Out-of-Parliament mobile office and maintaining the office systems, processes and procedures.
  • Your friends and whānau describe you as approachable, proactive and resilient. It goes without saying you’re someone who’s empathetic and respectful. You will lend your ear to constituents to make them feel heard and supported.You’re happy to work autonomously, however you are also a team player who will enjoy collaborating with others, and are well known for your thoughtful, patient and considerate nature.

    As an employee of Parliamentary Service you will be apolitical in your role. Awareness of the political landscape may be beneficial in supporting your MP.

    To ensure our people feel supported and enabled to develop their knowledge and careers, you will receive a Parliamentary Service induction which will set you up to succeed within this environment, as well as ongoing learning and development opportunities.

    This is a fixed term & events-based contract for two years, working 40 hoursper week. Some flexibility in hours may be required.

    If you’d like to play a key role in supporting your MP within your community