Assistant HR Advisor

Posted on 12-Jul-2017
Application Close Date: 26-Jul-2017
Job Details
Human Resources
Position Type:
Ongoing - Full Time
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  • Grow your career within a high energy supportive HR team environment
  • Strive to deliver excellent customer service
  • Use your initiative and problem solving abilities 


The purpose of The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) is to Grow New Zealand for All.  At MBIE, we look for people who are passionate about New Zealand and enthusiastic about making a positive change to our economy, our people and our safety.


The Assistant Advisor Human Resources position sits within our myHR team, which is the first point of contact for all managers HR queries after our intranet. You'll be responsible for delivering timely, high quality, consistent HR advice and documentation to managers and staff across MBIE.  The work is interesting, busy and has huge variety with no two days ever the same. It's an ideal role for someone who is wanting to deepen their HR knowledge in a large, diverse government organisation.


The following experience and attributes will enable you to succeed in the role:

  • Experience working in an HR environment
  • Sound working knowledge of HR practices and employment legislation
  • Proven experience working in a customer facing role
  • The ability to quickly establish, build and maintain strong working relationships
  • Demonstrated ability to manage a large workload, multi-task and prioritise to meet competing demands
  • Possess strong attention to detail and a desire to produce high quality work
  • Passion for process improvement
  • Be highly motivated with the ability to self-manage


If this sounds like the opportunity you have been waiting for, then apply today. 


To apply for this exciting role, click on the “Apply Now” button to read and download the position description.  Please apply directly online, complete the application form and submit your CV and cover letter outlining your suitability for this role.


If you have any queries please contact Jo Attewell at

Applications close, Wednesday 26th July 2017 at 5.00pm.