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Senior Support Officer

NZ Ministry of Education
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Job Description

Full time, permanent role


  • ·         Opportunity to provide high-quality customer service to a busy group


The Ministry of Education’s purpose is to lift aspiration and raise educational achievement for every New Zealander.


The Strategy, Planning and Governance group provides strategic advice and services on organisational strategy and planning, Crown Entity monitoring and appointments, risk and assurance, legal, communications and Government, Executive and Ministerial servicing.


The Senior Support Officer is part of a small team providing high-quality support across the Strategy, Planning and Governance group. The  purpose  of the  role is to ensure the  efficient  workflow  of day  to day  operations  by  providing professional business and .administrative services to managers and staff in the Strategy, Planning and Governance group.


Daily tasks include a range of administrative functions which could include processing invoices and accruals, supporting recruitment and induction, arranging travel, supporting processing of papers for Ministers, collating information for update documents, leading effective records management practices, meeting support, and a variety of general office administration support in a government environment.


For further information please contact Stacey Richardson on


Apply online on the Ministry’s Careers website –  Applications will not be accepted via email.


Applications close 13 December 2016.