Resolutions Technical Specialist | Wellington
|Position Type:||Fixed Term Contract|
|Attachments:|| Resolutions Technical Specialist.pdf (PDF, 629KB)
|Application Close Date:||18-May-2021|
- Support Ministers and senior MBIE officials in resolving complex immigration cases and issues
- Develop the expertise of a team of Resolutions Analysts
- Drive continuous improvement of the Immigration system
- 12 Month Fixed Term opportunity
- Salary range $79K - $94K
Why work for us?
The Resolutions Team is based in MBIE's head office in Wellington. It operates in a dynamic and often fast-paced environment with several high-profile stakeholders. The team has three important functions so there is plenty of opportunity and variety.
About the role.
This is a 12 month fixed term position. The Resolutions Technical Specialist role involves using subject matter expertise to provide quality assurance within Resolutions and direction to other parts of INZ. The Technical Specialist prepares information to support Ministers and Senior Decision makers with deportation cases and requests for intervention in individual cases.
The Resolutions Technical Specialist works in partnership with their manager and other staff towards the continuous improvement of the immigration system and resolution of systemic issues that are, or may be, a negative impact upon that system.
The role is responsible for providing professional expertise in the ongoing identification and management of risk and quality within the Resolutions Team, the wider INZ and MBIE.
Skills and experience required:
- Proven experience in a comparable role. Immigration experience preferred but not essential
- A demonstrated ability to exercise sound, consistent and reasoned judgement
- Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
- Experience in coaching and mentoring other staff to achieve results
- Must have legal right to live and work in NZ
MBIE is the lead agency for making it easier for business to work with government. MBIE's purpose is to grow the New Zealand economy to provide a better standard of living for all New Zealanders. We do this by working with others to help businesses to be more competitive, improving job opportunities and by ensuring quality housing is more affordable.
The Resolutions Technical Specialist position reports to the Manager, Immigration Resolutions in the immigration New Zealand (INZ) group.
How to apply:
To work for Immigration New Zealand applicants must be NZ citizens or permanent residents.
Click on the APPLY button below in order to be directed to our on-line careers website. You may view a position description at this site, as well as complete the on-line application, and upload a CV and cover letter. For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process.
Email Fi Sanderson at Fi.Sanderson@mbie.govt.nz quoting ref MBIE/1523920 if you have any further questions.
Applications close at 5pm on Tuesday 18 May 2021.