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Principal Policy Advisor

Permanent | | |
Principal Policy Advisor
  • Work is centered around the development of high-profile change in legislation
  • Challenging, exciting and inclusive policy work
  • Excellent remuneration
Use your expertise as an established Principal Policy Advisor to work with a large government department on a dynamic, interesting and challenging project.
About the organisation:
This government department is focused on ensuring the safety and security of communities in New Zealand. They value diversity and work to uphold excellent ethical standards. This is a quickly changing environment which presents both challenges and opportunities.
About the role:
You will be:
  • Providing professional leadership for the work of the Policy Group
  • Providing specialist expertise, skills and knowledge for policy development
  • Lead or provide oversight of discrete critical projects/issues with complexity
About you:
To be successful in this role, you will need the following skills and experience:
  • You will use your excellent interpersonal and communication skills to influence the decision makers such as Ministers and senior sector leaders.
  • You will have sound knowledge of policy development and positive outcomes.
  • You will have strong analytical skills and application of critical thinking.
  • Extensive experience in leading policy projects within government agencies.
  • Commitment to and respect for the principles of Te Tiri o Waitangi Aotearoa.
To apply:
For more information, email Di de Rochester – derochester@ocg.co.nz , or click the link to apply now!  

Please quote Ref No: BH-14186

Responses will be electronic and sent to the application email supplied.