Principal Policy Analyst | Wellington
|Category:||Policy and Advisory|
|Position Type:||Fixed Term/Secondment|
|Attachments:|| Principal Policy Analyst System, Strategy and Investment PD - Mar 2019.docx (Word, 34KB)
|Application Close Date:||27-Mar-2019|
Seeking a Fixed Term 12 Months Principal Policy Analyst
The System Strategy and Policy Business Unit is responsible for the Ministry's advice on the health and disability system. We are looking for an experienced Principal Policy Analyst, to join the System Strategy and Policy Business Unit.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a strong understanding of how legislative and regulatory instruments can be applied to deliver better economic and social outcomes and improve the lives of New Zealanders.
As well as extensive knowledge of public policy and machinery of government, you will demonstrate a drive for results, achieved through initiative, leadership and collaboration. You will quickly assimilate new and complex information, and apply your excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to work to tight timeframes. Your problem solving abilities, leadership, influence and organisational skills will help set up the system to better improve the health and wellbeing of all New Zealanders.
If you think you've got what we're looking for, apply online today!
A relevant tertiary qualification or comparable experience in health or social or economic policy would be an advantage.
To apply for this position provide your current Curriculum Vitae and a covering letter outlining your background and your interest in the role.
To view a position description for this role please visit the Ministry of Health Careers Site.
Applications close 27 March at midnight
All applications must be completed online. For further information on this position please contact recruitment at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Ministry of Health is committed to equal opportunity in all our employment policies and procedures. All staff - regardless of gender, race, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, religious or ethical beliefs, political opinion or union affiliation - have access to equal employment opportunities. We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in the workforce and we are willing to consider flexible working arrangements.