Be a part of a highly collaborative team as we work with various parts of the Ministry and other agencies to achieve FTA goals, provide advice across a range of domestic issues and work to advance various parts of the WTO agenda. It is not just law and it is not only trade - a big part of what we do involves strategic thinking and policy participation to influence outcomes, especially at the Lead Adviser level.
Kōrero mō te tūranga -About the role
The appointment range for this role is approximately NZ$135,000 - negotiable depending on experience.
Mā wai te mahi nei? - Who are we looking for?
Ngā hua o te mahi i te Manatū Aorere - Why MFAT?
We are committed to a focus on leadership, talent, training and development, and flexible work options. Check out our benefits page to find out more about why we love working here.
We are also working to grow the diversity of our workforce and the inclusive nature of our workplace. Click on our diversity and inclusion page to find out more.
Mō mātou - About us
Our people represent New Zealand on and offshore, and in doing so make New Zealanders safer and more prosperous. By building connections with and influencing other countries and international institutions, we advance New Zealand's interests and pursue New Zealand's values. We provide advice to the Government on the implications for New Zealand of what is happening in the world.
Me pēhea te tuku tono - To Apply/Interested?
Apply today with your CV and cover letter.
For a confidential discussion please email Jo McKeagg at email@example.com
You must be able to obtain and maintain an appropriate NZ Government Security clearance.
Use this online tool to self-check your eligibility for a Secret security clearance. Please note that this tool is not part of the formal security clearance process:
Applications close at 9pm on 1 August 2021.