We’re looking for people who are passionate and enthusiastic about making a positive change for New Zealand businesses and our people.
CERT NZ is a government organisation that advises everyday kiwis and businesses on how to avoid and manage cyber security threats. We work across the private and public sectors and with our international partners to achieve this.
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced communications professional to join CERT NZ. We’re a small, high-performing team with a big and highly topical mandate. We need someone who can operate at a strategic level but isn’t afraid to get their hands dirty and do the work too. You’ll have the opportunity to influence, shape, and be proactive.
In this role, you will have lead responsibilities managing our media engagements alongside MBIE Communications, supporting our spokespeople, and incident response. You’ll need to be strong at cultivating relationships within the unit, wider MBIE, with key public sector agencies that we work with, as well as with equivalent leads in the private sector. Skills in social media would be an advantage.
You need to be able to understand and translate the needs of a varied customer base and be highly capable of tailoring tone and language to suit different audiences, and channels. And you’ll need to be extremely proactive and driven to help shape and mould the work of the unit.
To be successful in this role, you will have:
To find out more about this position and how to join MBIE, please refer to the attached Position Description or contact Monica Chow at firstname.lastname@example.org quoting reference number MBIE/1455838 if you have further questions.
For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process.
To apply for this position, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button and submit your cover letter and cv online. This will allow you to register your details and submit your application for this vacancy.
Applications close at 5.00pm on 29th March 2020.