Grants Officer at NZ Ministry of Justice, Wellington City
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
- Customer focus ensuring the best service
- Solution focused, looking for the best outcome
- Making a difference to the lives of New Zealanders
Te āhuatunga a te tūranga/About the Role
As a Grants Officer, you will apply legislation and policy to manage a range of files providing quality and timely decisions on applications for legal aid and reply to requests for information. We care about delivering people-centred services to our customers and help to provide access to justice for all.
He pūkenga tou/Skills and Experience
To be successful in this role you will have strong communication skills, a willingness to go the extra mile, empathy and resilience. You will enjoy a fast-paced work environment where you can go home feeling like you are really making a difference.
Our team undertakes important mahi. But don't take it from us! What would the team doing the mahi want you to know about the role? They say, “you need to have an open mind and not be judgemental” and “you will need strong communication skills and the ability to make difficult decisions”. If this sounds like you, then maybe this is the opportunity you have been waiting for.
Our team say that they go home feeling like they are really making a difference. “I am deeply motivated by the fact that I am helping people get what they need.”
Mō te tīma/About our Team
At Te Tāhū o te Ture - the Ministry of Justice, we're committed to working together for a fair and safe Aotearoa.
We are a friendly and diverse group, and we are all great communicators and relationship builders. You will have lots of colleagues to help you as you learn the business. We encourage and inspire our teams through energy, enthusiasm, integrity and a consistent focus on what is important - excellent customer service.
Joining the Ministry of Justice means you will become part of an inclusive organisation that values you and the communities we serve. It's our promise to ensure our workplace is one where our people feel healthy and safe, supported and able to be themselves at work. We value respect as the foundation for building a positive workplace culture and one where diversity is welcomed and celebrated.
Tono mai/How to Apply
To apply, click the Apply button below to be directed to our Careers Website. You can view a detailed position description here, as well as complete an online application form by attaching your CV and cover letter.
- Be available to attend an interview during the week beginning 3 October 2022
- Be aware that the starting salary for this role is $50,128 - $58,973 dependent on skills and experience
- Be available for an anticipated start date of 21 November 2022
Applications close on Sunday 2 October 2022.
Our Ministry's top priority is the safety and wellbeing of its employees. We have a comprehensive range of health and safety protocols already in place across all our worksites to help keep our people safe from the effects of COVID-19. We strongly encourage and support all our people to be vaccinated and boosted against COVID-19. Our current policy position is that vaccination is not a prerequisite for employment. However, while employed by Te Tāhū you will be bound by all policies, procedures and rules which are in effect at the time. This includes any future changes to our vaccination requirements.
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Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
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