We advocate for the interests, rights and wellbeing of children and young people

Business Support Advisors (1FTE & 0.5FTE)

The Children’s Commissioner is an independent Crown entity that advocates for the interests, rights and wellbeing of children and young people in New Zealand.

Two exciting opportunities now exists to join a small and busy team. Firstly, we are looking for a full-time all-rounder to manage the running of the Office and also support some of the other corporate functions in the team. The other position is a part-time role supporting the HR functions in the Office and back-up corporate functions.

You will work closely with all the other teams in the Office and support the Corporate Services Manager to oversee the successful functioning of the Office to deliver on a busy work programme.

The successful candidates must have demonstrated corporate/HR skills and experience in a similar role for government or related sector agency. Experience in the Microsoft suite of office products (particularly Word & Excel) is essential.

In all of our activities we are respectful of Tangata Whenua and honour our commitments under the Treaty of Waitangi. These permanent positions are based in Wellington.

Applicants must be legally able to work in New Zealand.

For further information contact Patrick Labotsky by email p.labotsky@occ.org.nz or on (04) 470 8711.

Applications should be made electronically to children@occ.org.nz by 5pm on Monday 6 July 2020. All applications will be treated in confidence and must include a CV and covering letter. Please make it clear which position you are applying for in your email and cover letter.

Job descriptions:

Business Support Advisor (full-time)

Business Support Advisor (part-time)