Government & Policy

Principal Policy Advisor

Job Title: Principal Policy Advisor
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Location: Auckland
REF: 126208
Contact Details: Kris Attewell
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Job Published: 23 days ago
  • Principal Policy Advisor
  • Excellent benefits, competitive salary
  • Auckland CBD location
Opportunity for an experienced Principal Policy Advisor to join a market leading policy division- in community and social policy.

This role is head officed in the Auckland CBD and you can work outside of Auckland with regular travel into Auckland.

The role is a policy and portfolio leadership position and the key responsibilities will be:
  • Rotate through different departments portfolios as needed
  • Lead special and complex projects and project teams
  • Support overall capability of the department
  • Partner with the Senior Policy Manager to drive strategic level policy agenda and set direction for the team's policy portfolio
  • Provide expert policy advice
  • Influence portfolio topics through engagement with senior stakeholders
  • Enhance the overall team capability through coaching and mentoring
  • Provide strategic decisions and priorities based on analysis, experience and judgement
  • Lead the preparation of insightful, timely and well informed policy advice
We are looking for an experienced Principal Policy Advisor  or experienced Seniorto provide expert policy advice ,lead and develop portfolio knowledge, be a coach and mentor,  establish and maintain collaborative relationships and strategic partnerships at senior levels.

For more information or a confidential discussion contact Kris Attewell @ Beyond Recruitment 021 435712 or email or APPLY NOW!

To be eligible for this role you need to be able to work in NZ and reside in NZ.


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