Policy Analyst or Senior Policy Analyst – Border Management Policy at New Zealand Customs Service, Wellington
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Join the Customs Border Management Policy team!
We are looking for either a Policy Analyst or a Senior Policy Analyst to join our high-performing and friendly team.
This is a fast paced and exciting environment where you will provide policy advice and support to protect and promote New Zealand's borders.
This role will suit someone who has led and managed policy projects, and can demonstrate good communication, analysis and strategic thinking skills. You will have a solid understanding of the machinery of government, be able to work under pressure and be a good team player.
In this role, you will be expected to develop and provide high quality advice to Customs' Executive Board and Ministers, and will work collaboratively with other agencies to address the facilitation of travellers and goods at the border. You may also have the opportunity to contribute to sector-wide work to reconnect New Zealanders to the world, and to projects considering the 'border of the future'. You will understand the domestic and international environments, and be able to identify strategic opportunities and risks.
The work is stimulating and varied. You will be required to provide urgent advice and trouble-shoot on matters of significant importance. In addition, you will have previously worked on complex issues that involve balancing risks and trade-offs. Working as part of a supportive, engaged and high-performing team that is committed to encouraging career development, you will work to achieve excellent results and enjoy using your initiative, judgement and experience.
A background in public policy, law, economics or a related discipline would be an advantage.
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To join Customs in any role you must be a New Zealand citizen or NZ permanent resident*.
(*) A New Zealand Citizen or New Zealand Permanent Resident who has resided continuously in New Zealand for the last 5 years and resides in NZ at time of application;
OR a New Zealand Citizen or New Zealand Permanent Resident who has resided in New Zealand for the last 5 years and resides in NZ at time of application, but may have been absent from New Zealand for periods of six or more months within the past five years, preferably in one or more of the following countries: either Australia, Canada, UK or the USA. You will be required to provide overseas police certificates for these periods spent outside of New Zealand.
COVID-19 Vaccination requirement: All employees are required to be vaccinated in line with our Vaccination Policy. New employees will be required to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination prior to commencing employment.
To express your interest, please apply on line by submitting a CV and cover letter that demonstrates your ability to meet the competencies required for the role as outlined in the position description. For more information on the recruitment process, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. For information regarding this role, please contact Paula Strickson at email@example.com
Deadline for applications is 11pm, Sunday 2 October 2022.
New Zealand Customs Service | Te Mana Ārai o Aotearoa is a member of Diversity Works New Zealand and is committed to developing a diverse workforce and an inclusive workplace. We provide equal employment opportunities, consider flexible working arrangements and welcome applications from everyone who can meet the requirements of the role.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||New Zealand Customs Service|
|Position type:||Ongoing - Full Time|
|Category:||Policy & analysis|
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