Senior Communications Advisor

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Fixed Term Contract
  • Category: Communications, Marketing
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 04-MAR-20
  • Job Reference: LINZ/14369201
  • Job Title: Senior Communications Advisor
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  • Summary:
  • Do you enjoy Programme/Project communications?
  • Do you like working in a fast-paced environment?
  • 2-year fixed term opportunity


About Us

At Land Information New Zealand (LINZ), our key role is to ensure New Zealanders have accurate information about where people and places are, that people have confidence in their property rights and that Crown property is well managed for future generations.


From the best way to develop farm land, build a new suburb, manage a high-country farm or navigate on land or at sea, our work and location information help people make better decisions and create economic, social, environmental and cultural value for New Zealand.


About the Role

LINZ has initiated a long-term programme to modernising New Zealand’s Land Information Platform & Services. To achieve this, we have designed a comprehensive work programme, which will be delivered in four tranches over five years, with work prioritised to provide benefits for customers.


We are looking for a Senior Communications Advisor for the programme on a 2 -year fixed term tenure.  You will enjoy working on programmes/projects and may also have experience working in on Agile programmes of work.  The role, while embedded in the change management team within the programme will have a home base reporting to the External Communications Manager, Strategic and Digital Communications.


About You

  • Five plus years of programme/project communications experience
  • A strong focus on outcomes and delivery
  • Proven experience in managing comfortably multiple demands
  • Ability to work with people at all levels and develop trust and credibility


 How to Apply 


To apply, please click “Apply Online.” You’ll be taken through to our LINZ Careers Centre where you’ll be able to review further information about the responsibilities and accountabilities of this role in the Position Description. You’ll be able to complete your online application form and upload a copy of your CV/Cover Letter. Please keep in mind when including your CV to specifically highlight the capabilities and skills listed in the above ad and the position description. 


Applications close Friday 6th March 2020.


If you have any questions about this role or working at LINZ, please email and our Recruitment Team will be in touch with you.


As an organisation LINZ embraces diversity, encourages work life balance and we have a flexible approach to the way we work which means you will quickly feel connected and valued.

LINZ is one of the most engaged organisations in the public sector and people always say what a great place LINZ is to work.