Regional Labour Market Advisor – Nelson/Tasman Region

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    5 months ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Nelson – Marlborough
  • Date Advertised: 04-NOV-19
  • Job Reference: NZ/1431046
  • Job Title: Regional Labour Market Advisor – Nelson/Tasman Region
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Regional Labour Market Advisor – Nelson/Tasman Region
Permanent, full time
Position will be based in Nelson


We are looking for a smart, dynamic and highly motivated individual for the pivotal regional role of Regional Labour Market Advisor in the Nelson/Tasman/West Coast Region.  


You will join the high performing Regional Labour Market team to implement innovative and dynamic employment strategies and provide support and advice to the Regional Labour Market Manager.


Every day is different, fun and challenging.  We offer a great work environment, an excellent team culture and an opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of New Zealanders.


This role requires exceptional relationship management and communication skills.  You will continuously build and maintain networks with local industry, employer groups and local and central government agencies to contribute to the region’s employment outcomes.


You will proactively gather regional labour market intelligence to directly contribute to the development of longer-term regional labour market strategies.


To be successful in this role you will have:


  • Established and maintained excellent relationships (or the natural ability to build authentic relationships) across a diverse range of stakeholders, businesses, industry groups, training providers and local and central government agencies.
  • A strong understanding of business needs, the challenges in the regional labour market, and the ability to plan for an identify opportunities and trends,
  • A high level of technical and professional knowledge in employment and recruitment.
  • Demonstrated ability to collect data and conduct effective and meaningful trends and return on investment analysis.
  • Experience in contract management and negotiations preferred.

If you have the desired skills and attitude for this role, we would like to hear from you.


Important Recruitment Information:
Applications close: Sunday 17th November 2019


Please take some time to read and understand the position description before applying.


External applicants:  Please click the apply now link to submit your application.

Current MSD employees:  Please ensure you are applying from your work computer using your myHR login details.


It is expected that a current CV and cover letter addressing the key accountabilities of this role (as per position description) is attached.


You will also be expected to answer the following two additional questions in the application form:


  1. What motivates you to apply for this role?
  2. What strengths will you bring to this role?


For any further discussion about the role, please contact Michelle Martin at