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Data & Trends Analyst

Land Information New Zealand
Job Category:
Data analytics
Wellington - Wellington
Job Type:
Fixed Term Contract
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Data and Trends Analyst (Fixed Term to 30 June 2020)


  • Do you have experience developing reports and measures that support decision making?
  • Do you enjoy working in an innovative and fast-paced environment?
  • Collaborative, inclusive work environment with flexible working options and wellness benefits


We are seeking a motivated, flexible and collaborative individual Data & Trends Analyst to join our Property Rights Business Management team on a fixed-term basis to 30 June 2020.


About LINZ

At Land Information New Zealand (LINZ), our key role is to ensure New Zealanders have accurate information about where people and places are, that people have confidence in their property rights and that Crown property is well managed for future generations.

From the best way to develop farm land, build a new suburb, manage a high country farm or navigate on land or at sea, our work and location information help people make better decisions and create economic, social, environmental and cultural value for New Zealand.

The Property Rights Group focuses on the continued delivery of a world-class survey and title system. New Zealand has one of the most efficient and robust property rights systems in the world. There's no other way to buy land or a house in New Zealand and it provides important information that underpins New Zealand's economy and the wellbeing of our communities.


About the role

We are looking for a Data & Trends Analyst to analyse, interpret and disseminate information that is accurate and meaningful to aid business decisions and track performance. They will proactively identifying meaningful measures and reports for Property Rights, which support continuous improvement practices and baselines for business improvement activity with key stakeholders. They will quickly develop a deep understanding of business priorities and challenges to ensure performance is effectively tracked and risks are appropriately highlighted. 

The Data & Trends Analyst will actively engage across the Property Rights business group, and other areas of LINZ, to ensure they understand individual leaders reporting and measurement needs and tailor reporting tools to these. They will focus on problem solving and addressing identified business needs, as well as exploring new opportunities.


About you

With a busy work agenda ahead, you will need to hit the ground running so you will ideally have previous experience working with reporting either in the public sector or within large complex organisations. Relationships and collaboration within your team and across the business are critical to success in this role. You will have strong communications skills and a successful track record building trusted relationships to understand and address key stakeholder needs. You will also have:

  • Proven analytical ability and experience with data and trend analysis
  • Experience working with the business to design reports and metrics that meet their current and future needs
  • Experience developing specification documentation
  • Experience in the analysis, presentation and manipulation of data using data analysis tools eg Excel, Power BI, and SQL


If you enjoy working within a collaborative, flexible and outcomes focused environment then you will thrive within this team.  You will have plenty of opportunity to add value within a group that encourages diversity of thought and innovation to bring about continuous improvement. 


How to Apply

Click on the ‘Apply online' button below in order to be directed to our on-line careers website.  You may view a position description at this site, as well as complete the on-line application, and upload a CV and cover letter.  We are looking for evidence of your suitability for this role.

For further information on this role please email

Applications close at 5.00pm on Monday 18 November 2019



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