• Are you interested in managing a small, tight-knit team?

  • Do you have a legal background?

  • Full time, permanent role in our Wellington office.

Mō te tūnga - About the role

We have an exciting opportunity to lead our Commercial and Property team here at EECA, helping us to deliver our purpose to mobilise New Zealanders to be world leaders in clean and clever energy use.

This is a fantastic role for someone who has a legal background and experience with procurement and contracts, preferably within government (but not essential).  We’re looking for people leadership experience and a can-do attitude, with a focus on collaborative working.

What you'll be doing:

  • Managing our Commercial & Property Team
  • Taking accountability for our procurement and contracting processes (including ‘hands-on’ reviewing and drafting of contracts)
  • Managing our property and facilities management functions.

What you'll bring with you:

  • A legal tertiary qualification
  • Procurement and contract experience
  • People management experience
  • A partnership focus.

Mō mātou - About us

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. Our strategic focus areas are based on influencing the energy decisions in the transport, business, and residential sectors. This is a unique opportunity to join a government agency 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.

Tono ināianei - Apply now

If you're interested in learning more about what the role involves, please read the position description below. 

If this sounds like you, submit your CV and cover letter by email at careers@eeca.govt.nz before 11:59pm on Tuesday 26 October 2021.

Download the position description