Project Coordinator | Wellington City
|Position Type:||Permanent Full Time|
|Attachments:|| Project Coordinator - Position Description.pdf (PDF, 166KB)
|Application Close Date:||19-May-2022|
Project Coordinator, Takutai Moana (Marine and Coastal Area) - Te Arawhiti, Office of Maori Crown Relations, National Office, Wellington
Haere mai. Come join us. Tell your friends.
We are on the look-out for a talented and enthusiastic programme coordinator to join our team. Our new strategy has been launched and we are working through how to manage and monitor the delivery of our new approach to engagement with iwi, hapū, and whānau across Aotearoa.
- Bring your skills to Te Arawhiti and learn new ones
- Be part of new mahi and developing a new approach to Māori Crown engagement
- A fantastic opportunity to develop your Māori Crown experience
Te āhuatunga a te tūranga/About the Role
Working in Te Kāhui Takutai Moana, we are responsible for engaging with iwi, hāpu and whānau who have sought recognition of their customary rights in the takutai Moana (common marine and coastal area).
Last year, the Minister responsible for the takutai moana legislation, Hon Andrew Little, announced the Crown's new approach to engaging with Takutai Moana applicants. The new collaborative approach seeks to achieve fair, transparent, and timely determination of takutai moana applications.
In order to implement this new approach, we are talking directly with iwi, hapū and whānau applicants to find out how we can best support them progress their Takutai Moana applications.
The Project Coordinator supports the Project Manager and Takutai Moana Managers and their teams in the delivery of key projects through the provision of high-quality project coordination to enable effective and efficient project delivery. You will also assist the Project Manager and Takutai Moana Managers in establishing systems for monitoring and measuring project delivery, as well as project reporting.
He pūkenga tou/Skills and Experience
The successful candidate will preferably have:
- Relevant tertiary qualification or equivalent knowledge, skills and experience and a commitment to ongoing professional development
- High degree of computer literacy, including intermediate knowledge of email software, MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and MS Project
- Excellent attention to detail, time management, and planning skills
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Demonstrated knowledge and practical application of project and programme management disciplines
- Ability to promote and engage people in programme and project management methodologies and disciplines
- Able to relate to a wide range of people at all levels
- Knowledge of Māori-Crown policy perspectives and frameworks
- Knowledge of te reo me ōna tikanga
Mō te tīma/About our Team
Ko tā te Office for Māori Crown Relations – Te Arawhiti– he poipoi i te whanaungatanga, he whakapūmau hoki i te noho pai o te iwi Māori me te Kāwanatanga. Hei tohu tō mātou ingoa mō te arawhata i waenga i te ao Māori me te Karauna, ngā rā kua huri ki tua, ngā rā kei mua o te aroaro, te ahunga mai i ngā nawe tawhito, ki te mahi kōtui.
Ko te kaupapa o Te Arawhiti he mahi kia piki te tū o te Karauna hei hoa kōtui Tiriti, - kia tautuhi anō, kia whāngai, kia waihanga i te piringa o te iwi Māori raua ko te Karauna, kia kīa ai he kōtuitanga hoa Tiriti tūturu.
At the Office for Māori Crown Relations – Te Arawhiti, there's an opportunity for you to be part of the team that shapes New Zealand's future - one that's watched by the rest of the world! Our work is high-profile, fast-paced and rewarding. If this sounds like you, we'd love you to join our great team!
Te Arawhiti means ‘the bridge'. The name symbolises the bridge between Māori and the Crown, the past and the future, and the journey from grievance to partnership. Te Arawhiti's kaupapa is to restore, sustain and build the Māori - Crown relationship towards true Treaty partnership.
Tono mai/To apply
To apply, please complete the application form, attaching your CV and cover letter.
Salary Range: The appointing salary for this role will be between $54,689 and $71,417 based on skills and experience.
Applications close on: Thursday, 19 May 2022
Our top priority is the safety and wellbeing of our employees. We already have existing protocols in place to provide a safe workplace. We're now strengthening those protocols with a COVID-19 vaccination policy requiring that all roles across Te Arawhiti are carried out by people who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. All candidates are required to declare their COVID-19 vaccination status as part of the application process.
For further information, please see the full position description. If you have any questions, please email Tim.Fieldes@tearawhiti.govt.nz