Principal Policy Advisor

Job Title: Principal Policy Advisor
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Wellington
REF: WG44488
Contact Details: Bilge Gray
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 4 years ago
- Work on intractable, challenging policy issues
- Build relationships with external stakeholders
- Work that benefits New Zealanders

Our client seeks a dedicated, agile principal policy advisor to lead challenging programmes of work within a key government agency. Based in Wellington CBD, you'll deliver on urgent objectives as well as long term strategic outcomes.

We're looking for someone with strong critical thinking who has provided advice on complex policy issues, ideally within a front-line agency context. In this role, you'll manage end-to-end policy projects, draft legislation and cabinet papers, work with a high degree of autonomy and take a leadership role in the organisation.

The projects in this space are many and varied. You'll have the opportunity to work broadly across a range of issues while mentoring and building capability. To discuss this role further, please contact Bilge Gray on 04 494 1184 or