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Policy Manager

Government & Council

Join a high-performing team aiming to improve the quality of drinking water and improve the environmental outcomes associated with drinking, waste, and stormwater.

Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role

This employer is seeking two Policy Managers on a permanent basis to lead their teams of policy specialists to deliver a key work programme. Their Policy Managers lead a team of policy specialists to deliver the policy work programme. They work within the Policy Directorate, in the Systems, Strategy and Performance rōpū.

They will:

  • Build, maintain and lead a high performing team of policy advisors
  • Provide strategic policy analysis and advice to support the policy work programme
  • Support delivery of the annual regulatory and operational policy programme for Taumata Arowai
  • Grow policy capability of Taumata Arowai
  • Maintain relationship between Taumata Arowai and other regulatory agencies promoting an integrated approach to policy development.

Innovation and creativity are key drivers in the way they work - thier size requires us to be smart and agile.

Ko koe tēnei | About you

They are looking for someone who:

  • Is experienced in managing a regulatory or operational team and work programmes
  • Is experienced providing quality strategic regulatory or operational policy advice
  • Understands the machinery of government, public policy making process, and application of contemporary regulatory frameworks
  • Demonstrates commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and building their capability in te ao Māori
  • Is able to work under pressure and manage ambiguity and complexity.

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Job listing published:
April 2, 2024

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