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Senior Communications and Stakeholder Advisor (Fixed-Term)

Callaghan Innovation
Job Category:
Communications, media, & marketing
Wellington - Wellington
Wellington - Wairarapa
Job Type:
Ongoing - Full Time
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Job Description

We have had a fabulous opportunity to develop one of our own so are looking for an exceptional relationship and communications superstar to join our Market, Engagement and Experience team in the role of Senior Communications and Stakeholder Advisor until the end of June 2020 to provide cover.

Callaghan Innovation is New Zealand's innovation agency. It activates innovation and helps businesses grow faster for a better New Zealand.

The government agency partners with ambitious businesses of all sizes, delivering a range of innovation and research and development (R&D) services to suit each stage of their growth. Its staff - including more than 200 of New Zealand's leading scientists and engineers - empower innovators by connecting people, opportunities and networks, and providing tailored technical solutions, skills and capability development programmes, and grants co-funding.

This role forms a critical part of the Market, Engagement and Experience team, responsible for taking the lead in the communications function, developing and implementing stakeholder relationship management strategies, responding to media and providing expertise and support to the policy advisory function.

The diversity of the role requires the successful candidate to have worked in a changing environment with multiple key focus areas. You'll have a strong background in relationship management, demonstrated ability to develop proactive plans to engage with a wide range of individuals, strong organisation skills and the ability to work constructively and collaboratively with teams and build partnerships with a wide range of internal and external parties.

Working at Callaghan Innovation will challenge you and provide you an opportunity to showcase your skills and abilities and work alongside a dynamic team to make a difference in NZ's innovation eco-system.

If this sounds like you, then apply now by clicking on the apply button below.

Callaghan Innovation is committed to our Home Safe Everyday policy. Successful candidates will be required to undergo pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.

You must have the right to live and work in NZ to apply for this job. 

To apply for this job, please go to our job site and enter the job code 10263GOV.

Applications close Tuesday, 26 February 2019.

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