Join our amazing team and use your analytical skills that will make a difference to all New Zealanders and our environment.
About the roles
We are looking for a Senior Policy Analyst and a Senior Planner to support our Climate Change Adaptation work programme. The work will involve developing the government’s first National Adaptation Plan as well as policy and planning advice to feed into the cross-government Community Resilience Work Programme. https://www.mfe.govt.nz/climate-change/what-government-doing
Senior Policy Analyst
You will be responsible for providing policy advice to help New Zealand adapt to the impacts of climate change. Skills in partnering, engagement and communication will be essential in this role, along with experience in the development and implementation of action plans.
You will be responsible for providing advice on legislative frameworks to support adaptation action. Knowledge of key planning legislation such as the Resource Management Act 1991 and Local Government Act 2002, is essential to this role.
In both roles you will:
Skills and Experience
Most importantly you will be passionate about looking for realistic and commercially viable ways of achieving environmental outcomes.
What’s in it for you?
As well as being part of an innovative organisation with an important purpose of making Aotearoa, New Zealand, the most liveable place in the world, we offer you:
How to apply
Apply directly by completing the online application form and submit your CV and cover letter. Note: your cover letter will be a key part of our assessment process, so please highlight how your experience relates to the key skills required for this role.
Salary range – $92,412 to $119,592 pa. Appointment within these ranges will be based on skills and experience.
Applications close: Thursday, 12 March 2020
We embrace diversity and inclusion and are committed to equal opportunities. What’s important to us is ‘he rau kotahi tangata’ – embracing our multiple talents – by harnessing our diversity and being inclusive. We actively encourage applications from all backgrounds.