Senior Policy Advisor

Hamilton, New Zealand 🇳🇿

Do you want to advance your career in natural resource management? How about working on challenging water policy projects which set the standard for policy development in New Zealand? Do you love working in dynamic, multicultural teams full of ideas and enthusiasm?

We have an exciting opportunity in our Water Policy team within the Science and Strategy Directorate. We are looking for a Senior Policy Advisor to support the Team Leader Water Policy to work on significant water policy challenges that make a difference to New Zealand. 

This role represents a unique and significant opportunity to grow and develop your career within a leading organisation, with the Council embarking on large scale regional plan changes around water management.

You will have a sound understanding of regional natural resource management issues, experience in the RMA planning processes, advanced writing skills and the ability to successfully manage complex projects. A relevant tertiary qualification and a minimum of 5 years’ experience is required.

If this sounds like you and you have a relevant tertiary qualification and experience, we would love to hear from you.