Adviser Operations at Ministry for Primary Industries, Wellington City
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Adviser Operations x2
Role type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Wellington City
Salary band: $57,425 to $77,693 depending on skills and experience.
Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the Role
We have an opportunity for two Advisers to join the Approvals Operations team.
The Operations team includes members whose key responsibilities are the processing and assessment of applications under the ACVM Act, Animal Products Act, the Wine Act, and the Food Act.
You will be part of a dynamic team within a collaborative environment, who work hard and help each other to succeed. Full training and support will be provided. The right person will also have potential to grow and develop their career in several pathways available within MPI.
Mōu - About You
To be successful in this role you'll bring a focus on positive attitude, exceptional organising skills, with great attention to detail to drive and co-ordinate an administrative/para technical process, be a confident communicator and have a solid understanding of how to deliver as part of a team.
We are looking for someone who wants to hone their skills in understanding requirements, applying best practice and delivering results.
You will work closely with colleagues across New Zealand Food Safety and MPI, and in other agencies – so this needs to be something you'll enjoy.
There is complexity and challenge, so you will need to be energetic, adaptable, and innovative to thrive in this environment. To succeed you will need to:
- Have an eye for detail
- Be a team player, and help to collaborate with and motivate others to help
- Coordinate and prioritise incoming applications and processing requests from internal and external stakeholders
- Work in a fast-paced environment
Mō te Manatū Ahu Matua - About MPI
The Ministry for Primary Industries is 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.
Ahurea - Culture
We are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive culture. We are fair in our behaviour and our policies promote equal opportunity for all. We provide numerous training programmes and opportunities for people to continuously improve their skill sets and keep up to date with global best practices. MPI has a focus on career pathways so this is the first step in your career with us and we will help you grow.
People enjoy working in this team because, we can offer you an energetic and positive team environment, where no two days are the same and where you can broaden your personal development and growth. You will have the opportunity to nurture the areas that you are good at and allowing you to express your best talents to ensure that you love your job.
Ngā hua o te Mahi i te Manatū Ahu Matua: - Benefits of working at MPI
- Career development and internal opportunities across the branch and organisation
- Wellness benefit for employees
- Reduced premiums for Group Healthcare Schemes
- Parental leave ex-gratia payment
- Free annual flu vaccination
- Bi-annual paid eye test and contribution to the costs of corrective lenses/frames
Wā Mahi Ngāwari - Flexible Working
If you're interested we are open to discussing flexible working options with you. This can take many forms such as (but not limited to) reduced hours, remote working, flexible start and finish times, compressed hours or term-time work. Please feel free to talk to us at the interview about the flexibility you need and we will explore what's possible for the role.
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to Apply
To view the position description and/or apply for the role please click “APPLY FOR THIS JOB” 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.
The closing date is 26th January 2022
Please note: if you are applying for an internal secondment, please make sure that your manager is aware and supports your application.
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|
|Attachment:||Adviser Operations PD.pdf (PDF, 196KB)
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