Data analyst at Ministry for Primary Industries, Wellington City
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Role: Data Analyst
Role type: Fixed term
Salary band: $66,111 to $89,445 depending on skills and experience
Kōrero mō te tūranga – About the role
As stewards of our fisheries and marine environment taonga Fisheries New Zealand undertakes important work close to the heart of New Zealanders. Our focus is the sustainability of our wild fish stocks, aquaculture operations and broader marine ecosystems, now and in the future. Our vision is that New Zealand will be the world's most sustainable provider of high-value fisheries and aquaculture products. We are experiencing an exciting time for innovation and improvement in the sector and have a busy pipeline of important work including Fisheries System Reform, Revitalising the Hauraki Gulf, Strengthening Fishing Rules and Policies, Ensuring Healthy Ocean Ecosystems, and the implementation of On-Board cameras to name a few.
The Fisheries Data Management team are looking for a Data Analyst to become part of a team of dedicated professionals who are responsible for the management of Fisheries New Zealand's scientific and research information.
You will work within a team to assist in supplying scientific data to support informed decision-making processes. You will interact with Fisheries Data Management customers to ensure their information requirements are well defined and apply continuous improvement methodology to the collection, processing, quality management, storage and release of Fisheries information.
Mōu - About You
This role will utilise your excellent “eye for detail”, communication and analytical skills. A relevant tertiary qualification, appropriate experience and sound computing skills are all essential. An understanding of methodologies for managing data quality and knowledge of the fishing industry are also highly desirable, but not essential.
Some key skills/experience we are looking for are:
- Strong attention to detail
- Good communication skills and ability to work collaboratively
- Demonstrated ability to think analytically and critically
- Results focussed and able to manage and deliver on work priorities
- Remains effective under pressure
Mō te peka – About the Branch
Fisheries New Zealand is an innovative business unit established to enhance the focus on managing New Zealand's valuable fisheries resources and their place in the wider marine environment.
Established to enhance the focus on this valuable taonga, Fisheries New Zealand delivers regulatory functions to manage New Zealand's fisheries resource and marine environment, fisheries science and research, monitoring and verification, and aquaculture development.
To find out more about the Ministry for Primary Industries and Fisheries New Zealand, and what we do please click here.
Mō te Manatū Ahu Matua - About MPI
Our work stretches all the way from the Beehive to the border. If you want a career where you help to grow and protect New Zealand in a very real way then this is it. Our team is collegial, supportive and hard working. MPI has a focus on career pathways so this is the first step in your career with us and we will help you grow.
To find out more about the Ministry and what we do please click here
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to Apply
To view the position description and apply for the role, please click on “APPLY NOW” in order to be directed to our website. 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.
If you have any questions about the role, please contact Haidee.Wynands@mpi.govt.nz
Applications close Sunday 5 December 2021
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:||Fixed Term FT|
|Attachment:||Data Analyst FNZ.docx (Word, 142KB)
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