Principal Regional Advisor (Waikato)

Date:  24-Jan-2023
Location: 

Hamilton, NZ, 3216

Discover a career with purpose at MBIE

 

  • Senior leadership role within Kanoa – Regional Development 
  • Permanent position based in Hamilton (Waikato)
  • Salary $132k - $160k plus Kiwisaver and wellness benefit 

Tēnei tūranga -

About the role:


The Principal Regional Advisor for Kānoa – Regional Economic Development & Investment Unit (Kānoa – RDU) is regionally based and supports the Regional Economic Development Senior Official. You will work closely with regional stakeholders, including local government leaders, economic development agencies and iwi. The Principal Regional Advisor develops relationships and facilitates investment in projects and programmes across their regions.

Ngā pukenga me ngā wheako e hiahiatia ana -

Skills and experience required:

 

  • Demonstrable experience project managing large-scale programmes
  • Experience working in local or central government
  • Expertise in project management approaches, tools and phases of the project lifecycle
  • Ability to clearly articulate messages to a variety of audiences
  • Demonstrable experience establishing and maintaining strong relationships at all levels of an organisation and across government
  • Has existing strong relationships with regional stakeholders and government agencies as well as iwi, hapū, Māori. 

Ētahi kōrero mō MBIE -

About MBIE:


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
  • Māia – 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 I waenganui 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 ngāi wi, 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 mā ngā iwi, me te tautoko i ngā iwi kia whai mana ake ai ēnei āheinga.

Me pēhea te tono -

How to apply:

Click here to view a position description. All applications must be submitted via our online process.  Email Jess Dalbeth at jess.dalbeth@mbie.govt.nz quoting ref MBIE/9984 if you have any further questions.

 

Applications close on 8 February 2023

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