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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

Contract BA's wanted

We are looking for hourly rate Senior BA's and BA's to work for a number of our government clients. If BABOK has meaning to you, you have experience in process mapping, requirements gathering, busines...
Type: Contract
Location: Wellington
Posted: 25 March 2022
Ref No: BH-12980

Evaluator/Senior Evaluator

The Education Review Office (ERO) works for the benefit of New Zealand's young children and students.

Within ERO, Te Ihuwaka | The Education Evaluation Centre works on a wide variety of topical...
Type: Permanent
Location: Wellington
Posted: 31 March 2022
Ref No: BH-13087

Project Manager

The Organisation
This is an opportunity to join a crown entity in an established team that run a diverse set of technology and business based projects. As a policy maker and regula...
Type: Permanent
Location: Wellington
Posted: 11 April 2022
Ref No: BH-13505

Senior Business Analyst

We are working with our client, a core government agency with a national footprint, to establish the programme team that will be responsible for rolling out critical control protocols across the organ...
Type: Contract
Location: Wellington
Posted: 06 May 2022
Ref No: BH-14272

Principal Governance Advisor

  • Hourly rate contract role
  • Financial analysis, Reporting & Stakeholder engagement
  • Urgent start | Wellington
On beha...
Type: Contract
Location: Wellington
Posted: 10 May 2022
Ref No: BH-14198

Principal Policy Advisors

Use your expertise as an established Principal Policy Advisor to work with a large government organisation on dynamic, interesting and challenging projects.

About the organisation:
Type: Permanent
Location: Wellington
Posted: 16 May 2022
Ref No: BH-14179

Principal Policy Advisor

Principal Policy Advisor

  • Work is centered around the development of high-profile change in legislation
  • Challenging, exciting and inclusive policy work
  • Excel...

Type: Permanent
Location: Wellington
Posted: 17 May 2022
Ref No: BH-14186

Senior Policy Advisors

Senior Policy Advisors

  • Work is centered around the development of high-profile change in legislation
  • Challenging, exciting and inclusive policy work
  • Excelle...

Type: Permanent
Location: Wellington
Posted: 17 May 2022
Ref No: BH-14187

Costing & Modelling Analyst

• Costing, modelling & data management role
• Work on projects with broad sector impact
• Senior level role

About the organisation:

On behalf of a large public s...
Type: Permanent
Location: Wellington
Posted: 17 May 2022
Ref No: BH-14551

Secretariat

Secretariat Role - Policy

  • Working to make a positive change in the safety of New Zealanders
  • Varied and engaging secretariat role
  • Excellent remuneration
  • ...

Type: Permanent
Location: Wellington
Posted: 17 May 2022
Ref No: BH-14188

Policy Contractors

Policy Advisor

  • Contract terms that suit you
  • Flexible working
  • Great support team to manage your opportunities

Type: Contract
Location: Wellington
Posted: 20 May 2022
Ref No: BH-14623

OUR SPECIALIST CONSULTANTS

Oscar Dunn

General Manager New Zealand
Auckland

Diane de Rochester

Consultant
Wellington

Michelle Bisset

Associate Consultant
Wellington

Stephanie Boxall

Associate Consultant
Wellington

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Principal Consultant
Wellington

Phillipa McDonald

Public Sector Specialist
Wellington

Larissa Tinnelly

Consultant
Christchurch

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