Talent Acquisition Lead - Māori at Ministry for Primary Industries, Wellington City
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
The Ministry for Primary Industries is an incredibly diverse organisation helping to seize export opportunities for our primary industries, improve sector productivity, ensure the food we produce is safe, increase sustainable resource use, and protect New Zealand from biological risk.
Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the Role:
A key area of focus for MPI is lifting MPI's organisational capability to support the Māori/Crown relationship and to reflect a more diverse and capable workforce. The Talent Acquisition Lead – Māori will support this by developing and implementing recruitment strategies that will lift Māori engagement with, and employment at, MPI. This position will also play a key role in directly contributing to one of MPI's key priorities – Visible leadership (Ngā Manukura).
In this role, you will have overview of a recruitment programme focussed on attracting and increasing the proportion of Māori across all levels within MPI. This will include leading external engagement and activities to help MPI become an employer of choice for Māori, collaborating with internal stakeholders to tell MPI's story through a Māori world view, influencing and supporting hiring managers to lead a recruitment process more inclusive for Māori.
Mōu - About You
You'll have the ability to fluently communicate (verbally and written) in Te Reo Māori coupled with a strong understanding of Tikanga. Your exceptional communication and engagement skills will enable you to confidently speak and/or present to groups while building and managing a wide range of stakeholder relationships and partnerships. Your background will include recruitment experience across the full recruitment life cycle, including developing and implementing attraction and engagement strategies.
Ngā hua o te Mahi i te Manatū Ahu Matua: - Benefits of working at MPI
- Up to three additional (MPI holidays) leave days
- Awesome career development as well as internal opportunities across the organisation
- Wellness benefit for employees
- Flexible working (we support work life balance and flexible work arrangements whenever possible)
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to Apply
To find out more about the Ministry and what we do please click here
To view the position description and/or apply for the role (submitting a cover letter and current curriculum vitae), please click “APPLY NOW” or visit the MPI Careers Site. For tracking and reporting purposes, all applications must be submitted through our online careers portal.
To apply for this role you must hold the right to work in New Zealand or be eligible to obtain it – click here to find out more about work visa eligibility and options.
In order to be considered for this role, applicants must be available to interview within New Zealand or via Skype.
The applications closing date is Monday, 24 January 2022.
If you have any questions about the role, please feel free to contact Andrea Swan at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Ministry for Primary Industries is committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values inclusion and diversity. Your unique talents and experience will help us deliver exceptional services to our communities in Aotearoa. In return you'll enjoy an inclusive and flexible working environment in a diverse team of people while you're growing your career here in NZ and internationally. We actively encourage applications from all backgrounds. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to tell us when you apply so that we can assist you through the recruitment process.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Ministry for Primary Industries|
|Position type:||Full Time|
|Category:||Human resources, recruitment & training|
|Attachment:||PD - Talent Acquisition Lead - Maori 23 Sep 2021.pdf (PDF, 183KB)
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