Operations Support Officer at NZ Commerce Commission, Wellington
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Ko mātou tēnei | Who we are
Te Komihana Tauhokohoko | The Commerce Commission is Aotearoa New Zealand's competition, fair trading, consumer credit and economic regulatory agency. Our mission is to make New Zealanders better off by ensuring our markets work well and consumers and businesses are confident participants in those markets.
The Commission is going through an exciting period of growth, driven by increases in its functions, duties and powers. We are currently looking for an exceptionally organised Operations Support Officer to provide key project and operational support to the Commission. This is a permanent position based in our Te Whanganui-a-Tara (Wellington) office.
Mō te tūranga | About the role
This is a fantastic entry level opportunity to start your career in the public sector. In this busy and varied role, you will provide efficient project support to our investigation and legal teams. On a day-to-day basis this could involve assisting with research, proof reading or preparing documents for our investigation teams, as well as picking up ad-hoc queries that come through to the Operations Support team. You will also be called on to provide general administrative support to the wider Commission.
He kōrero mōu | About you
Some of the key strengths you will bring to the role include an eye for detail, the ability to prioritise multiple pieces of work along with a positive can-do attitude. You will also have exceptional relationship management skills and impress others with your ability to use your initiative. Ideally, you'll be someone who is willing to take ownership, get involved where you can, and always be on the lookout for opportunities to add value.
While this role would suit a recent law graduate with some administration experience, this is not a requirement.
Read more about the skills, experience and knowledge required for this position in the position description. If you are applying via SEEK, by clicking Apply Now you will be redirected to our careers page where you can access our position description.
Te wāhi mahi | Working here
We're friendly and collaborative and enjoy contributing to our shared vision of making New Zealanders better off. Career growth and development is not only supported and encouraged, it's a part of everyday life here. We also offer a range of benefits to show that we'll value your mahi, including generous leave entitlements, study support, a range of wellness initiatives and competitive remuneration.
We are committed to our people's wellbeing. Any support needed is freely given, providing the opportunity for everyone to thrive. Our flexible working options are key to supporting that goal and our people have the technology they need to make it happen. We even offer a contribution to working from home set up costs. Our environment is inclusive, and our people know they are free to be their authentic selves at work and structure the way they work to suit their lifestyle.
Ka pēhea te tono mai | How to apply
If you want to contribute to our vision to make New Zealanders better off, please click 'Apply for this job' below. You will need to complete an online application form and upload your CV and Cover Letter outlining your motivation for applying for this role and the skills and experience you bring.
For any queries contact Liz Martin on 04 924 3625. Closing date for applications Sunday 11 December 2022.
Studies have shown that women and people from under-represented backgrounds are less likely to apply for roles where they don't match the job description criteria exactly. If you're excited about this role and think you have what it takes, but your experience doesn't align 100%, we still want to hear from you and would encourage you to apply.
Our recruitment process is fair, inclusive and free from bias and we encourage our applicants to let us know if we can make it more user friendly for them. We are an equal opportunity employer. We value diverse perspectives and the contribution every one of our people makes to our culture. Put simply – you can be yourself here.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||NZ Commerce Commission|
|Attachment:||PD - Operations Support Officer.pdf (PDF, 264KB)
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