Resolutions Analyst

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 months ago
  • Category:
  • Job Type: Secondment
  • Category: Other
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 01-FEB-21
  • Job Reference: MBIE/1509300
  • Job Title: Resolutions Analyst
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  • Division:
  • Summary:
  • Develop a career within Immigration New Zealand
  • Be part of a supportive, passionate and dynamic team
  • Permanent and fixed term opportunities (1 x permanent opportunity, 2 x 12 month secondment/fixed term opportunities and 1 x 6 month secondment/fixed term opportunity)
  • Salary range $68K – $81K


About the role

This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and motivated Resolutions Analyst to join the Immigration Resolutions Team, Enablement Group, Immigration New Zealand (INZ).

The Immigration Resolutions Team is responsible for providing Ministers and senior officials within INZ and the Ministry with accurate objective and timely information, analysis and advice, in order to support their decision-making on complex immigration cases and issues.

The two 12 month fixed term/secondment positions are within the Ministerials Team. The permanent position and 6 month fixed term/secondment position are within the Deportations Team. However, depending on workloads you may be required to assist other parts of the Immigrations Resolutions Team. 

The Deportations Team work on cases where resident class visa holders are potentially liable for deportation. Deportation liability can arise due to many situations and it is the job of the deportations team to manage this process. The Ministerials Team work on requests made to the Associate Minister of Immigration, regarding their immigration status. Often the request is for a visa as an exception to immigration instructions.

Resolutions analysts within the Ministerials and Deportation teams write case reports for decision makers which provides them with all the information they need to make a decision on an individual immigration case. 

What We Offer


  • Enjoy the challenges associated with providing superb quality and timely services in a complex operational environment
  • Work with a supportive, passionate and dynamic team
  • Gain experience in and develop your skills further within Immigration New Zealand


Skills And Experience Required

  • Excellent analytical ability with a great eye for detail and an ability to work consistently with a high level of accuracy
  • Strong written and communication skills
  • Knowledge of Immigration policy, procedures and related issues
  • Proven time management skills with the ability to work both independently and collaboratively
  • A flexible and responsive approach
  • Excellent ability in creating key stakeholder relationships, with a strong customer service focus
  • A good standard of computer literacy and data entry


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

Applicants must be NZ citizens or permanent residents.

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 on-line application, and upload a CV and cover letter. For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process.

Please indicate in your cover letter if you wish to apply for the permanent position or for the 6 or 12 month secondment roles.

Email Fi Sanderson at quoting ref MBIE/1509300 if you have any further questions. 

Applications close at 5pm on Sunday 14 February 2021.