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Senior Policy Advisors

Permanent | | |
Senior Policy Advisors
  • 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 Senior Policy Advisor to work with a large government department on a dynamic and interesting 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:
  • Analysing policy issues within the work programme and providing policy advice
  • Contributing to the preparation and presentation of cabinet papers and submissions
  • Providing support for policy proposals, including legislative, through organisational parliamentary processes
  • Identifying areas requiring research and development
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 have held the pen on this.
  • You will have strong analytical skills and application of critical thinking.
  • The ability to encourage and support effective relationships with colleagues, including mentoring and developing policy analysts.
  • Commitment to and respect for the principles of Te Tiri o Waitangi Aotearoa.
To apply:
For more information, email Di de Rochester – , or click the link to apply now!  

Please quote Ref No: BH-14187

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