Systems Auditor at Ministry for Primary Industries, Wellington City
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Position: Systems Auditor AMR
Role Type: Permanent Full-Time
Salary Band: A starting salary between $92,073- $108,321 depending on skills and experience.
About our team - Mō tō mātou rōpū
The Assurance Directorate has established a new team to focus on the management of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) relating to the regulation of agricultural chemicals and veterinary medicines. A key role to work alongside this team will be Systems Auditor AMR.
About the role - Kōrero mō te tūranga
This role will be responsible for creating and managing an ongoing audit programme for farmers, veterinarians and the distribution chain to ensure best practice in in the use of antibiotics and compliance with the regulatory requirements. The position will report to the Manager Systems Audit.
Some of your core duties will involve:
- Enabling market access for New Zealand's primary products and assure their integrity, safety and reputation in relation to the management of AMR by undertaking systems audits of MPI and third party activities;
- Audit the effectiveness of the AMR programmes and related decision-making policies (regulatory and non-regulatory);
- Provide intelligence on trends and any significant issues occurring in stakeholder industries or accredited agencies to the relevant initiator of specific audit programmes;
- Prepare, assess, respond to, and report any assigned instances of critical non-compliance;
- Collate and analyse audit findings and presenting any resulting trend information to the standard setters to inform further development and review of standards.
Mōu - About You
Ideally, you will have a veterinary degree and a professional qualification in auditing.
To be successful in this role you will:
- Fully understand New Zealand's food safety, animal welfare and biosecurity framework with a focus on AMR programmes;
- Have well-honed communication, presentation and influencing skills;
- Be highly analytical;
- Have experience in project management (not essential);
- Be willing and able to travel.
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.
To find out more about the Ministry and what we do please click here.
Mō te Manatū Ahu Matua | About MPI
The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) works to ensure New Zealand will be the world's most sustainable provider of high-value food and primary products. It's no mean feat and we have a team of hard working and dedicated people in a variety of roles supporting us to make this happen!
Our work stretches all the way from the Beehive to the border. If you want a career where you help New Zealand's prosperity, sustainability and protection 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.
Ngā hua o te Mahi i te Manatū Ahu Matua - Benefits of working at MPI
- Up to three additional (MPI holidays) leave days
- Career development and internal opportunities across the branch and organisation
- Wellness benefit for employees
- Bi-annual MPI-paid eye test and contribution to the costs of corrective lenses/frames
Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply?
To find out more about the Ministry and what we do, please click here
If you want a career where you help to grow and protect New Zealand in a very real way then this could be it. Our team is collegial, supportive, and hard working. MPI has a focus on career pathways so take this step in your career with us and we will help you develop.
To view the position description and/or apply for the role (submitting a cover letter and current curriculum vitae), please click on “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.
Applications close: 12 October 2022.
If you have any questions about the role, please contact Cynthia Greep – Senior Talent Acquisition Advisor on email@example.com
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|
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|Attachment:||PD Systems Auditor AMR.docx (Word, 91KB)
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