Policy Manager - Cross Agency at Ministry for Pacific Peoples, Wellington - Wairarapa
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Contract: Permanent - full time
About the role
The Policy Manager (Cross Agency) position is one of four policy managers who work together to lead, advise, and influence decision making on key issues and opportunities to improve the medium to long-term wellbeing of Pacific people and communities in Aotearoa.
Our position has responsibility to lead cross agency policy collaboration to ensure the delivery of the All-of-Government Pacific Wellbeing Strategy.
What you'll do
In this role you will lead a small enthusiastic team who work collaboratively with individuals and groups across government to deliver an exciting policy work programme across the government system. This work programme is at a stage now where the priority is about co-designing how government might partner with Pacific communities to deliver on their needs and aspirations.
You will also be supporting the whole business unit of Policy, Research and Evaluation, Housing and Operational Policy by providing professional expertise in quality assurance, and comment and feedback on policy work by other agencies, particularly those relating to Pacific people and communities.
We are looking for skills, and experience in the following areas
- Experience in a similar policy management position, with proven networks across government.
- A mature understanding of Pacific communities in Aotearoa with experience to back this up.
- Proven expertise in building and maintaining relationships at a senior level, including across government and in Pacific communities and/ or providers.
- Proven successful record of delivering policy advice at a senior level.
Why work with us?
We offer attractive employment benefits including market salary, healthcare insurance, flexible working arrangements and family friendly policies. Whilst the work is challenging, you will be rewarded by contributing to positive outcomes with a focus on better outcomes for our Pacific People.
Our Organisation - Ministry for Pacific Peoples (MPP)
We recognise that diversity, inclusion, and accessibility is important to our business. We embrace the unique perspective and capabilities of our current and future employees, which will help us continue to drive innovation for our Pacific People and achieve our Lalanga Fou goals. Our culture enables us to create an environment of involvement, respect, and connection with the communities where we work - benefitting individual employees and our Pacific People across New Zealand.
How to apply
Please complete an online application form through our careers site at www.mpp.govt.nz. If you would like more information, please email email@example.com quoting the position title and ref: 963909 in the subject line.
Closing date: 24 September 2022.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Ministry for Pacific Peoples|
|Location:||Wellington - Wairarapa|
|Position type:||Ongoing - Full Time|
|Category:||Policy & analysis|
|Attachment:||Policy Manager - Cross Agency Sept 2022.pdf (PDF, 345KB)
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