Policy Manager - Communities

Niche Recruitment

Contribute your social and operational policy expertise in a changing team focussed on communities and better outcomes.

  • Salary negotiable, permanent role
  • High profile, socially minded work
  • Work closely with Ministers and Senior leaders
Our client is seeking a policy manager to lead a transitioning team in a community focussed area. With the wider policy group expanding, the new manager will be responsible for leading a work programme, contributing their policy skills, and developing meaningful connections with all stakeholders, including the wider public.  This is a permanent role which offers significant developmental opportunities. 

You will need: 
  • Prior experience managing a policy team, or significant experience leading a team as a Principal
  • Social and operational policy experience
  • Political nous and cultural sensitivity 
  • Exceptional communication, engagement and influencing skills
This is an ideal role for socially-minded policy practitioners looking to contribute to, and lead high profile work for a growing department. You will across the agency, and collaborate heavily with engagement teams. 

If this sounds like an opportunity which excites you, please APPLY NOW, or contact Tony Zhang on 04 471 5871 for a confidential discussion.