Senior Advisor - Government Services and Coordination at Ministry of Health, Wellington
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
We are looking for a Senior Advisor to come on board within the Government Services and Coordination team in the Office of the Director-General.
To be successful you will need to:
- Build collaborative and positive relationships with Ministry teams and Ministerial offices
- Contribute to work in the Government Services Group
- Be comfortable working in a reactive, fast-paced environment, exercising sound judgement in high-pressure situations.
There is a lot of exciting work happening within the Government Services Group to support the Minister of Health and Associate Ministers of Health carry out their Machinery of Government and democratic functions.
We are looking for an experienced Senior Advisor to join us in the Government Services and Coordination team, who support the timely production of responses to oral and written parliamentary questions and materials for select committee.
As a Senior Advisor you will be responsible for:
- Providing oversight, direction and leadership of key projects.
- Guiding and mentoring other team members.
- Providing consistent high quality advice and support to teams within the Ministry of Health.
You will also have political nous, good organisational skills, as well as strong written and oral communication skills. You will bring a can-do attitude, an attention to detail, and an ability to work to competing deadlines.
As kaitiaki of our health and disability system, the Ministry of Health is here to ensure all New Zealanders are being well served – and that work is incredibly rewarding. To ensure we can deliver on the Government's priorities and wellbeing goals and make Aotearoa New Zealand's health system more equitable, we've made some organisational changes to ensure we have the right structures, capability and culture.
Ngā uaratanga - Our Ministry values
The Ministry of Health is the kaitiaki of the health and disability system in New Zealand. We are responsible for providing active stewardship and leadership across the nations health and disability system. We ensure the system provides people with the highest levels of care, regardless of who they are or where they live.
This role has has a salary range of $86,197 – $114,929. Offered salary will be based on candidates skills and experience.
Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is a requirement for this role.
You will find a copy of the Position Description attached or online at careers.health.govt.nz. Please click ‘Apply for this Job' to upload your CV and cover letter.
For further information regarding the role, please contact Lorraine Toppo, Senior Recruitment Advisor at email@example.com , quoting reference number MOH/1596650.
The advert closes on the 24th January 2022 .
Please note: Only applications through our online system will be accepted.
We encourage diversity and inclusion at the Ministry of Health and are committed to equal opportunity in all our employment policies and procedures. In particular, we want to ensure accessibility needs are well supported, so the recruitment process is fair and equitable for all. Therefore, please let us know if there is any support, we can provide to ensure the recruitment process is fully accessible to you. You can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or on +64 44665318 if you would like to discuss any accessibility needs you may have.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Ministry of Health|
|Position type:||Ongoing - Full Time|
|Category:||Policy & analysis|
|Attachment:||Senior Advisor PD.pdf (PDF, 176KB)
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