Workforce Analyst

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category:
  • Location: Auckland
  • Date Advertised: 19-FEB-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/14863
  • Job Title: Workforce Analyst
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  • Summary:

Workforce Analyst

New Zealand Police


Permanent, Full Time

Police Employee, Band F $64,813.00 – $87,693.00

Two Positions Available

Job Requisition 14863



An exciting opportunity has arisen and the Communications Centres Support Group is seeking to appoint a Workforce Analyst to join the national team at an Auckland based location.


We are looking for a talented, motivated and enthusiastic individual to be part of a growing high performing team, in a fast paced and lively environment.


The purpose of the role is to support the Communications Centres leadership team by effectively planning and generating rosters that meet the forecasted demand whilst also taking into consideration operational, training and leave requirements, established business rules, employment agreements and HR policies with the aim of optimising resources to achieve the business objectives, as we seek to provide a great customer and employee experience to the Communications Centres.


Skills and Experience. You will:

  • Demonstrate a high level of proficiency in Microsoft Excel and sound knowledge of other Windows based programs (such as Word, PowerPoint, Outlook etc.)
  • Be able to organise/analyse data in a structured manner
  • Be able to multi-task whilst managing competing demands and high workload at times
  • Be able to meet deadlines and be accountable for performance
  • Have recent experience of working in a high performing team environment
  • Have good analytical, compliance and numerical skills
  • Demonstrate an ability to proactively find and define problems, understand business impacts, identify solutions and provide recommendations for corrective action
  • Have an aptitude towards continuous improvement and innovation
  • Have a keen eye for attention to detail with ability to work methodically and quickly within a team and autonomously
  • Demonstrate a sound decision making skills, using a mixture of analysis, wisdom, experience and the ability to think outside the square


Special Requirements:

  • Shortlisted applicants may be asked to complete a small test to demonstrate excel and critical thinking skills
  • Successful applicant must reside in Auckland


Core Competencies -Level 1 – Individual Contributor:

  • Communicate
  • Partner
  • Solve


For more information about the above core competencies, visit “Our Values” on our website


Additional Information:

  • 2 Positions available
  • Successful candidate must hold New Zealand or Australian Citizenship or New Zealand Permanent Residency Visa


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How to apply

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Applications submitted directly through the Government Jobs website are no longer considered and will only be accepted when formally submitted through the New Zealand Police website (link provided above).


Please note, if you are Contractor you must apply through the Police Website and exclude your QID number in your application.


Please note, if you are an existing Police employee (excluding Contractors) you must apply through our internal Careers site and include your QID number in your application.


If you have any questions about this vacancy please email the Hiring Manager at  prior to the closing date.


Applications close at 5pm on Wednesday 4th March 2020.