Assistant Crown Counsel - System Leadership Group (Secondment) at Crown Law Office, Wellington - Wairarapa
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
We have an amazing secondment opportunity at an Assistant Crown Counsel level in the System Advice team, in the System Leadership Group (SLG), supporting the Solicitor-General's leadership of the Government Legal Network (GLN).
Te whiwhinga mahi - The opportunity
Crown Law wishes to offer a secondment opportunity for a lawyer from the Government Legal Network with three to five years experience. This is a one year secondment.
Based in the System Advice team, you will be a part of the Solicitor-General's leadership of the Government Legal Network. Led by the Solicitor-General with the support of all government lawyers, the GLN's ambition is to ensure government has access to timely, focused legal services.
The System Advice team develops legal advice and guidance for multiple government departments, such as The Judge Over Your Shoulder. The subject matter varies and offers the opportunity to build knowledge. The team also identifies and shares insights about emerging legal risks and issues, and developments in the law. With the support of departments legal teams we report strategic and systemic risks to the Attorney-General.
In this role you will contribute to all the work of the System Advice team. You will help write advice on a variety of topics. You will support senior counsel prepare risk reports to the Attorney-General. And you will contribute to the implementation of the Government Legal Services Strategy.
We are looking for someone who has a broad interest in the law and is keen to contribute to the Government Legal Network. You have strong legal research and analysis skills, attention to detail and you love learning. You will have the opportunity to build your relationship skills by addressing the needs of a wide group of clients/stakeholders.
Ta matou e tuku - What we offer you
As an organisation with a clear vision to build a better Aotearoa through responsible, lawful government, we believe that how we work is as important as what we do. Crown Law is committed to ensuring te ao Māori and te Tiriti informs how we work.
Crown Law embraces diversity and is committed to an inclusive workplace and developing our individual and collective cultural competence. We recognise and celebrate the uniqueness of individuals and celebrate the collective talent of all employees. We also support different flexible working arrangements to enable us to be at our best. Please talk to us about how we can make this work for you.
Ngā ture e pā ana ki te Mate Urutā - Covid-19 vaccination requirements
Crown Law strongly encourages its employees to be vaccinated against Covid-19. As a part of the job application process, we ask that applicants voluntarily disclose their vaccination status. Where disclosed, the information is held anonymously, without names. The reason for this is so that we are able to keep sight of our organisational vaccination baseline over coming months, as the Covid-19 environment continues to change at pace.
Tēnā tonoa mai - Apply now
To be considered for a position at Crown Law you must have a legal right to live and work in New Zealand and are required to complete a Ministry of Justice Criminal Records Check.
If you'd like more information about this role, please email email@example.com
You may also contact Jacqui Perry Jacqueline.firstname.lastname@example.org who was seconded to this role in 2021.
Access requirements and/or whanau āwhina (support) will be considered when arranging interviews.
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Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Crown Law Office|
|Location:||Wellington - Wairarapa|
|Position type:||Ongoing - Full Time|
|Category:||Defence, corrections & security|
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