Principal Policy Advisor at Department of the Prime Minister & Cabinet, Wellington
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
DPMC has stood up a unit to lead and coordinate the government's work on implementation of the Christchurch Call to Eliminate Terrorist and Violent Extremist Content Online. This tight-knit team of 4-5 people will work across DPMC, and with colleagues in MFAT, DIA and other agencies as required.
The Christchurch Call is a unique initiative. It offers an extraordinary opportunity to work at the leading edge of internet governance and public safety. We are looking for people who can deliver:
- Exceptional engagement and relationship management;
- Sophisticated policy advice, at pace, in challenging, contested subject areas;
- Solutions to complex problems, negotiated in a multi-stakeholder environment;
- Comfort operating across international and sectoral (public, private, civil society) boundaries.
- Expertise in digital and technology policy - the opportunities and risks;
- Strong understanding of internet governance and public safety issues.
All DPMC roles are flexible by default and for this opportunity we are looking for 1 fulltime or 2 part-time staff at the Principal Policy Advisor level.
A position description is attached below.
These roles are to be filled by Secondment and/or Fixed Term arrangements for a period of 14 months. The Christchurch Call Unit is a special project attached to the Policy Advisory Group.
Government National Security Clearance is desirable however it is not essential.
Applications close 5pm Tuesday, 24 May 2022. If you have any questions regarding the role, please contact Paul Ash firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Christchurch Call is a key part of the response to the March 2019 attacks on the Christchurch mosques. The voluntary commitments in the Call are now being implemented by governments and online service providers, working within a multi-stakeholder community. The Call is now supported by 55 governments, 3 intergovernmental organisations, 10 technology companies, and an Advisory Network of over 50 civil society organisations.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Department of the Prime Minister & Cabinet|
|Position type:||Ongoing - Part Time|
|Category:||Policy & analysis|
|Attachment:||No File Attached|
|File links:||PAG -2022 - PD - Principal Policy Advisor ChCh Call.pdf|
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