Strategic Advisor - Financial Securities at Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, Auckland - Auckland;Canterbury - Christchurch;Multiple Locations;Waikato - Hamilton;Wellington
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Discover a career with purpose at MBIE
- Lead the implementation of the Crown Minerals (Decommissioning and Other Matters) Amendment Act in collaboration with others
- In particular - design, establish and implement both the new financial securities function and post decommissioning fund for the petroleum sector
- Flexible working location - the team are located in Wellington, however we will consider candidates from anywhere in New Zealand
- Fixed-term opportunity until the end of October 2023
- Salary range: $132,417 to $160,472 p.a. – negotiable based on skills and experience
About the role:
New Zealand Petroleum & Minerals (NZP&M) is the government regulator that manages New Zealand’s Crown minerals estate. The Crown Minerals (Decommissioning and Other Matters) Amendment Act requires NZP&M to implement a number of new requirements to strengthen the petroleum sector’s responsibility for decommissioning activities
You will design, establish and implement two critical functions under the Amendment Act:
- Establish financial securities that will apply to permits prior to decommissioning
- Establish the post-decommissioning fund that will apply after decommissioning
The role requires proven senior ability to assess, design and implement a range of financial securities, a passion for managing financial risk, and a range of financial, analytical and leadership skills to support the establishment and implementation of the post-decommissioning fund.
- In building the function, you will work with other leaders to ensure that all aspects of the Amendment Act are properly integrated to manage risk to the Crown
- With support from others, you will also develop all processes, templates, systems and guidance needed to ensure that the financial securities function and post-decommissioning fund are successful
- You will also lead MBIE’s engagement with the petroleum sector in relation to financial securities and the post-decommissioning fund
MBIE supports a wide range of flexible working arrangements. Talk to us about what might work for both you and us. We are based in Wellington but will consider candidates from anywhere across New Zealand.
Skills and experience required:
- Extensive experience working in the corporate finance, banking, commercial or petroleum sectors, or equivalent relevant work experience
- Strong finance and business acumen including the ability to assess financial information, project economics, commercial agreements, and joint venture and other corporate structures, relating to both New Zealand and international businesses
- Tertiary qualification in Banking/Finance/Accounting or other relevant qualification preferred
- Knowledge and experience of the petroleum industry preferred
- Self-motivated and proactive, with the confidence, courage, sound judgement and intelligence to drive a new approach to manage risk to the Crown
- Must have legal right to live and work in New Zealand
MBIE's goal is to create a resilient and high-performing economy that delivers real and ongoing quality of life for all New Zealanders.
We do this by working with others to create an environment that supports businesses to be more productive and internationally competitive, enables all New Zealanders to participate in the economy through improved job opportunities and by working to ensure quality housing is more affordable.
People are at the heart of our mahi, our way of working is guided by our values which shape our behaviours.
- Mahi Tahi – Better Together
- Maia – Bold and brave
- Pae Kahurangi – Build our Future
- Pono Me Te Tika – Own It
Our aspirations are echoed in our Māori identity – Hīkina Whakatutuki – which broadly means ‘lifting to make successful'.
MBIE recognises the partnership founded under Te Tiriti o Waitangi between Māori and the Crown and is committed to giving effect to Te Tiriti o Waitangi. We will do this through enduring, meaningful and effective partnerships with iwi, Māori, other Māori groups/organisations and the Crown, as this is critical to enable economic and social development, both for Māori and for wider Aotearoa New Zealand. We are committed to continuing to partner with iwi in order to find new sustainable solutions to address long standing systemic and cross-cutting issues facing Māori and wider Aotearoa New Zealand and we are also committed to identifying opportunities for iwi to lead and creating an enabling environment for iwi to leverage these opportunities.
E mōhio ana a Hīkina Whakatutuki i puea ake te kōtuinga iwaenganui i a ngāi Māori me te Karauna i Te Tiriti o Waitangi, ā, kei te whai ia ki te whakaū ake i Te Tiriti o Waitangi. Mā te whai kiko o ngā kōtuinga ahungaroa o ngāiwi, o ngāi Māori, me ētahi atu rōpū Māori ki te Karauna, katutuki tēnei. He āhuatanga nui tēnei e āhei ai ngā mahi whanaketanga ā-ohanga, ā-pāpori hoki ki a ngāi Māori me Aotearoa whānui. E whai tonu ana mātou ki te kōtui atu ki ngā iwi mō te rapu huarahi hou ki te whakaara i ngā kaupapakua roa nei e tāmi ana i a ngāi Māori me Aotearoa whānui, ā, e whai ana hoki ki te tautohu i ngā āheinga kōkiritanga māngā iwi, me te tautoko i ngā iwi kia whai mana ake ai ēneiāheinga.
How to apply:
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Please confirm your preferred work location in your cover letter.
Email Paige Haydock at firstname.lastname@example.org quoting ref MBIE/2083 if you have any further questions.
Applications close at 5pm on Tuesday 25th of January 2022
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment|
|Location:||Auckland - Auckland;Canterbury - Christchurch;Multiple Locations;Waikato - Hamilton;Wellington|
|Position type:||Fixed Term Contract|
|Category:||Accounting & finance|
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