Senior Operational Policy Analyst

  • Company:
    The Department of Internal Affairs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    15 hours ago
  • Category:

Build your career in the public sectorMake a real difference to the lives of New ZealandersFelxible and supportive work environment that values diversity The Department of Internal Affairs serves and connects people, communities and government to build a safe, prosperous and respected nation. As one of the Government’s largest regulators, The Department of Internal Affairs’ Regulatory Services Group aims to minimise harm and maximise the benefits of the anti-money laundering, gambling, and digital safety systems that they regulate. Working at the Department of Internal Affairs, you’ll have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of New Zealanders. DIA are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and inclusion. They recognise a diverse workforce contributes to better business outcomes. DIA offers a collaborative and inclusive working environment, with flexibility and opportunities to grow. They invest and believe in their people and offer diverse career opportunities to help them succeed. If you would like a stimulating and rewarding career within a team that values people, their information and their stories, we would very much like to hear from you. The Service Design team within Regulatory Services are looking for an Operational Policy Analyst who can take the big picture legislation/regulations and implement them into an operational context. The Analyst will focus to inject knowledge of operational issues and perspectives to influence the development of regime and system policy, legislation, and budget bids. The Service Design team has a focus on all operational policy procedures across gambling regulations and the Analyst will work on the key projects in the team. This role requires someone who can provide leadership of operational analysis, business improvement and change. Engagement ability is a must, specifically to articulate complicated legislation/regulations to a variety of staff. The successful applicant will have a background in policy implementation, business advice and service design with an understanding of legislative/regulatory change. They will be able to navigate through complex stakeholder engagements and make sure the strategic and operational priorities are well understood. This role requires a thought leader, subject-matter and technical expert who can provide coaching and mentoring to other staff. Working with others, they will have a delivery focus on effective and efficient regulatory operating models; advice that identifies emerging trends/technologies; fit-for-purpose, operational regulatory procedures and processes; progressive regulatory products and tools; pragmatic and use-friendly guidance, standards, rules and codes of practice. To be successful in this role you will have: Experience in operational policy, legislation and regulationAn understanding of operationalising and implementing big picture policyExcellent relationship management and stakeholder engagement abilityA delivery focusThe ability to thrive in a fast-paced environmentA self-starter attitude and can hit the ground running We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and inclusion. We recognise a diverse workforce contributes to better business outcomes. We are committed to creating a workplace where all employees have equal access. If you want to join a team of smart, committed people who do some fairly spectacular work for New Zealand – then make sure you get in touch.To learn more about the diverse, important mahi we do at Te Tari Taiwhenua and see why we’re a great place to work, click here.We work to make New Zealand better for New Zealanders through our four outcome areas: People can easily access the services and information they need Iwi, hapū and communities across New Zealand are safe, resilient and thriving People’s sense of belonging and collective memory builds an inclusive New Zealand New Zealand is a well-functioning democracy across central and local government