Senior Policy Analyst at Ministry of Health, Wellington
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
- Opportunities to showcase your policy and interpersonal skills
- Ability to influence and work with stakeholders
- Bring value to a dynamic and high performing group
- Wellington-based permanent role
Do you want to be part of high performing team that works on leading health policy? Our System Enablers team is looking for a Senior Policy Analyst to support their ever-evolving work on high impact issues in the health system such as COVID-19 vaccines, and the Pharmac Review. If these sound like exciting policy areas, we want to hear from you!
You'll bring a thorough understanding of public policy issues, including Te Tiriti and Equity requirements. You can assimilate new information and apply policy frameworks to work in tight timeframes.
As a highly collaborative policy professional who can see the benefits of strong policy advice using data analysis and research to evidence advice, you bring with you a strong ability to take complex information and make it relevant across a range of audiences.
You can demonstrate a strong understanding of how legislative and regulatory instruments can be applied to deliver better economic and social outcomes and improve health outcomes.
Your advice is understood by a range of audiences, breaking complex problems into achievable equitable solutions. You will take ownership and action on challenges, working collaboratively with others. You are all adding value to the team, to deliver high quality policy to improve health and wellbeing outcomes for New Zealanders.
At a Senior level, you will be able to demonstrate your comfort in sharing your knowledge and mentoring analysts to grow their policy skills. You are open to learning from others, seeking opportunities through your work to further grow both your written and analytical skillsets, whilst demonstrating core leadership skills when leading of pieces of work.
We want to hear from applicants that are:
- Naturally curious
- Interested in health policy and broader system policy
- Experienced with core government processes and working with Ministers
- Comfortable working across a broad range of complex policy issues
- Enjoy working in a collaborative environment
This position has a salary range of $100,564 - $134,085. The offered salary will be based on skills and experience.
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 nation's 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.
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 Neha Johnson at Neha.Johnson@health.govt.nz, quoting reference number MOH/1665006.
Advertising for this role closes at Midnight on Tuesday, 04 October 2022.
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 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 Policy Analyst, Strategy, Policy and Legislation - July 2022.pdf (PDF, 143KB)
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