Senior Advisor - Sector Investment - Crown Entities | Wellington City
|Position Type:||Permanent Full Time|
|Attachments:|| Job Description.pdf (PDF, 253KB)
|Application Close Date:||20-Nov-2017|
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Senior Advisor – Crown Entity Monitoring, Ministry of Justice, Sector Group, National Office
• This role requires a sound understanding of the machinery of government
• You will enjoy thinking about complex problems and work with a system focus
• The Sector Group is a team of innovation, strategy and insight
The Ministry of Justice is looking for an experienced advisor to monitor the performance of six justice-centred Crown entities. You will be the relationship lead for each entity and communicate directly with entity Chief Executives and their staff. You will manage a system of financial and organisational accountability monitoring that aligns with the annual government planning, budget and reporting cycle. You will also provide advice to senior Ministry executives and Ministers on complex issues as they arise, and liaise with internal Policy and Finance departments on these.
This role requires a sound understanding of the machinery of government and the legislative framework for Crown entities and government accountability. Confidence in building effective relationships with customers will be an advantage, so too an eye for risk and attention to detail.
You will enjoy thinking about complex problems and work with a system focus, connecting work to the bigger picture and providing excellent advice. You will have a passion for providing high quality Crown Entity monitoring advice to Boards, Chief Executives and Ministers.
This is a rewarding role with exposure to a range of stakeholders in which you can have an expectation of autonomy to set your own work programme and take the lead on key relationships. A 0.8FTE would be considered.
Join us and:
• Shape the direction for a portfolio of Crown entities and agencies
• Be part of providing high quality evidence based investment advice to Government
• Be engaged on complex priority work that will have a tangible impact on New Zealanders
• Work alongside high performing colleagues in a strong mentoring environment
The Senior Advisor Crown entity monitoring is based in the Sector Investment team at the Ministry of Justice. The team is part of the Ministry's Sector Group. Sector Group brings together the best of strategy, investment advice, policy, data analysis, research and evaluation capabilities to inform decision making by Justice Sector leaders.
The Sector Group is a team of innovation, strategy and insight. You'll need to work collaboratively with other agencies and a range of people in the Ministry of Justice. You'll work with evidence driven leaders in the organisation and sector, and be undertaking work for Ministers. You will be challenged and interested by the diverse range of work and will enjoy a busy work programme with real impact.
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Please contact Kate McCool for more information Katherine.Mccool@justice.govt.nz
Salary range: $79,704 - $107,835
To apply, complete the application form, attaching your CV and cover letter. Applications close 5pm Monday 20th November 2017 and must be made through the Ministry of Justice's careers centre (www.justice.govt.nz/careerscentre).