Regional Housing Advisor – Northland Region

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Northland
  • Date Advertised: 03-FEB-21
  • Job Reference: NZ/1509121
  • Job Title: Regional Housing Advisor – Northland Region
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Permanent, Full Time – Based in Whangārei
Reference: 36040

The Regional Housing Advisor role is an exciting blend of advisory, analytics, relationship and project management, where you will be contributing to overall business performance in a meaningful way. You will be responsible for supporting national housing strategies at a local level and responding to the region’s housing demands.  The role will forge and manage relationships with Government Agency Housing providers, Housing and Urban providers, and Community Housing providers within the Region to achieve key goals and  outcomes. You will develop, track and monitor the Housing work programme, providing feedback and reporting  as required. This role has a strong link with Service Delivery Housing Team regarding housing activities, national housing initiatives, housing reporting and development of national strategies.

About you

Collaborative in style, you are an exceptional relationship builder.  You are a strong communicator who enjoys influencing change. 

To succeed in this role, you will bring with you:
⦁    advisory experience in the Public Sector
⦁    proven decision-making experience and leadership in co-ordinating and integrating projects
⦁    an understanding of the strategic issues facing MSD and the Government
⦁    analytics experience / background
⦁    proven experience researching, investigating and resolving complex issues
⦁    outstanding communication skills, both written and verbal and the ability to exercise sound judgement and political sensitivity.

We offer
⦁    a supportive and collegial environment
⦁    coaching and professional development opportunities
⦁    salary range G from $71,183 to $97,877 per annum (in line with skills and experience).


Please apply online with your current CV and a cover letter outlining your suitability for the position.
If you currently work for MSD please apply through your myHR careers portal online using your employee login at work. 


Applications close: Tuesday 9th February 2021 at 10.00pm 


Joining us

Joining MSD means being part of a whānau that celebrates the diversity each individual represents.  We show manaaki, we care about the wellbeing and success of people and want everyone to thrive, and be who they are in a supportive and inclusive working environment. We work together to make a difference for communities while doing the right thing with integrity. We are a Treaty partner committed to strengthening relationships with Māori, Hapū, Iwi and communities to realise their own potential and aspirations.

If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to tell us when you apply so we can assist you through the recruitment process.