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government & policy

The Government & Policy recruitment team was created in recognition of the need for a specialist recruitment understanding of the public sector and specialist government organisations throughout New Zealand. The team also specialises in permanent policy roles, from graduate to senior management level.

The Government & Policy team work hard to get to know your business so that they can match you with the best talent in the market. Likewise, they know what's going on in the public sector so can provide the most up-to-date insights to both candidates and clients.

The team has the capability to source and expertly select specialist permanent and contract professionals at all levels, across the public sector.

job listings

Finance Business Partner

Join a team supporting a complex and busy commercial/operations division with significant operating and revenue budgets as a finance business partner. 

About the Opportunity
This intermediate level partnering...
Type: Permanent
Location: Auckland
Posted: 11 July 2022
Ref No: BH-15823

Evaluator/Senior Evaluator

  • Education system evaluation
  • See your work have real impact
  • Exciting, varied and fast paced work programme
About us:

The Education Review Office (ERO) works for the benefit of New...
Type: Permanent
Location: Wellington
Posted: 28 July 2022
Ref No: BH-13087-1

Senior/Principal Policy Advisors/Analysts

Senior/Principal Policy Advisors/Analysts

  • Work on Interesting and groundbreaking projects and programmes
  • Flexibility to work from home
  • Feel like you are adding real value with skills and experience
Permanent Policy...
Type: Permanent
Location: Wellington
Posted: 04 August 2022
Ref No: BH-16310

Principal Planner Resource Management Policy

Principal Planner – Resource Management Policy

  • Beautiful Queenstown location
  • Flexibility
  • A key role within an excellent organisation.
  • Plenty of variety, room to develop and the chance to make a...

Type: Permanent
Location: Queenstown
Posted: 11 August 2022
Ref No: BH-16414

Principal Advisor - System Strategy

Principal Advisor – System Strategy

  • Join a team focused on true collaboration
  • Utilise your expert knowledge to mentor and influence policy development
  • Affect real positive change in Aotearoa
Type: Permanent
Location: Wellington
Posted: 11 August 2022
Ref No: BH-16396


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