Senior Advisor Communications

Wellington Based
Full time

Do you want to help New Zealand tackle climate change? Help New Zealanders reduce greenhouse gas emissions and improve the way they use energy? Then this may be the role for you.

The Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority (EECA) is a government agency whose purpose is to mobilise New Zealanders to be world leaders in clean and clever energy use.

This role will join EECA’s Communications and Engagement team to work on campaigns to improve energy use in the transport, business and residential sectors. 

The team of communications, marketing and digital professionals is strongly engaged across EECA, bringing market and customer insights to bear on programme design and strategic direction.

You will work with stakeholders internally and externally to ensure our messages get broad uptake and reach our target audiences. 

You will have an ability to clearly communicate through a range of channels, engaging our audiences with a variety of media, from tweets to videos to case studies.  You will be able to work at a strategic as well as a tactical level, and be equipped to deal with media queries and provide advice on communications risks. You will be a team player, with a track record of delivering results.

This is your chance to join a dynamic organisation with a strong focus on delivery, and to do meaningful work with motivated people that has a tangible impact on the lives of New Zealanders.

If this sounds like a role you are interested in learning more about, please read the position description. 

Your application for the role should include;

  • A cover letter telling us about your interest in the role and highlighting your key achievements to date, relevant to the role.
  • A curriculum vitae (CV) that outlines your skills, experience and career history relevant to the position you are applying for.

Applications must be submitted to by the end of the day on 24th April 2019.