We're offering competitive salaries, great flexibility, support and development opportunities unique to you and your aspirations so that you can bring your whole self to work and thrive with us.
Mō mātou - About us
Legal Services is one of the largest government in-house legal teams. The team provides advice, support, dispute resolution, civil litigation, prosecution and tax technical services for a broad range of customers across Inland Revenue. As a Solicitor you would primarily work in the Advice and/or Litigation work streams, depending on your preference and/or experience.
Ngā Tauwāhi Wātea - Available locations
Successful applicants can be based in any Legal Services site - Takapuna, Manukau, Hamilton, Wellington, Christchurch or Dunedin.
Mō te tūnga - About the role
Depending on your preference, you may work on litigation matters, which includes appearing in court and assisting with our civil, criminal and debt matters. Alternatively, if you are more interested in undertaking tax technical work, you may provide advice in relation to investigations and disputes or assist with the preparation of published statements containing guidance for taxpayers. A combination of litigation and non-litigation work is also possible.
Other key features of the role include:
The salary range for the role is $73,162 - $98,984 based on a standard 37-hour 55-minute work week. The salary offered will be based on skills and experience assessed during the interview stage. We also have a Flexible Working policy whereby staff accumulate time credit for any overtime worked.
Mōu - About you
We are looking for someone who:
Tono mai - Apply here
If this sounds like an opportunity you would like to pursue, please apply online by attaching a copy of your CV and a cover letter outlining how you meet the role requirements as outlined here and in the attached role description.
If you have any further queries, please email us at IRDCareers@ird.govt.nz and one of the team will get back to you.
Applications close at 5pm on Monday, 31 October 2022.