Senior Marketing Advisor

Posted on 04-Oct-2017
Application Close Date: 23-Oct-2017
Job Details
Communications, Marketing
Position Type:
Ongoing - Full Time
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  • Work across the business to create, tailor and deliver integrated marketing communications campaigns
  • Provide advice and guidance on the delivery of events for a range of high profile stakeholders
  • Brief, procure and coordinate internal and external suppliers to deliver customer focused campaigns  
  • Be involved in a diverse range of projects working at strategic and tactical levels


We have a permanent role in the Engagement, Communications and Ministerial Services branch within the Corporate Governance and Information group of MBIE.

We are looking for a senior marketing communications professional to work in a small quality-driven Marketing team to provide marketing advice and campaign and events management support across MBIE.


About the team

Marketing plays a vital role in public sector and our team within MBIE is focused on working alongside the business to help them deliver what they need to their customers. This can be both internal and external to the business. Alongside marketing campaign work, we also have specialists in the areas of social media, sponsorship, and event management. The diversity of the projects we are involved in means that no two days are the same.


Skills and experience required

  • Proven track record in delivering high-quality integrated marketing campaigns.
  • Experience in using a wide range of traditional and digital channels to affect consumer behaviour.
  • Excellent written and oral presentation skills, creative flair and an eye for detail.
  • Excellent project management/event planning experience and skills and ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines.
  • Ability to manage internal and external providers and convey feedback constructively.
  • Account management (particularly in an Agency environment) and All of Government procurement experience are desirable.


About MBIE

MBIE works to grow the New Zealand economy to provide a better standard of living for all New Zealanders.  We work with others to help businesses to be more competitive, improve job opportunities and ensure quality housing is more affordable.
These aspirations are echoed in our Maori identity – Hikina Whakatutuki – which broadly means ‘lifting to make successful'.

As the New Zealand Government's lead business-facing agency, we are changing the way government works for, and with, business.


How to apply

Click on the APPLY button below and complete the on-line application.  From here you will be able to upload a CV and cover letter.

For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process.

Email quoting MBIE/1300922 if you have any further questions.

Applications close at 5pm on Monday 23 October 2017