About us | Ko wai mātou
At the NZ Transport Agency, it all starts with our people. The organisation’s performance and success depends on the people who choose to make this a great place to work and make a difference for New Zealand. The Transport Agency has a strong future focus, understanding that new technologies and changing customer expectations mean the transport system we know today will not be the one we deliver in ten years’ time.
The Regulatory Services group ensures focused, clear, effective end to end regulatory systems management of risks and improve safety and regulatory outcomes by creating a primary accountability for regulatory management. The group is accountable for operational policy, entry, in-service performance, and exit functions to manage harms and risk. The group ensures the setting of clear and consistent expectations in terms of policy, practices, procedures and processes so that customers and regulated parties know what is expected of them and what to expect from us.
The opportunity | Te Whiwhinga mahi
We have 2 vacancies available in our newly formed Regulatory Policy team, and we are looking for people centred, energetic, and enthusiastic policy professionals who love writing and solving policy problems. If you are an experienced Policy Advisor ready to step up to a senior level, then this is for you!
As Senior Policy Advisor you will provide expert advice and work collaboratively with the transport sector to develop and positively influence regulatory policy and legislation.
Working closely with your team, manager and across the Agency, you will lead, influence and support the formation of regulatory and transport policy. You will also contribute to work across the broader sector to identify and monitor risks and work with stakeholders to explore policy legislative opportunities and innovation.
A crucial part of this role is being able to communicate with and influence a variety of stakeholders, so your strong interpersonal skills, emotional intelligence and credibility will be the key to your success.
This is a great opportunity to shape the Agency’s regulatory policy and genuinely make a difference to future policy.
About you | Ko wai koe
To be successful in this role, you will bring:
Applications close | Rā Katinga : 5 November 2019
For a copy of the position description and to apply: www.nzta.govt.nz/careers
For further information, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
To be considered for this position you must have a legal right to live and work in New Zealand.