• Looking for an opportunity to take the next step in your policy career?

  • Help influence EECA's work in energy and carbon reduction

  • Inspire climate-positive action in Aotearoa

He angitūtanga | The opportunity

The Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority (EECA) is in an exciting growth period with increasingly important work on the horizon, contributing to NZ’s Emissions Reduction Plan. Currently, our Policy and Engagement team is looking for two Advisors to join this exciting work programme and provide ministerial servicing and policy advice.

An average day in this role could include:

  • Developing policy advice on EECA’s strategic focus areas, including energy, climate change, transport and housing
  • Liaising with teams inside EECA, as well as other public sector organisations
  • Preparing and coordinating briefings, along with responding to information requests.

He kōrero mōu  | About you

To be successful in this role, you'll have:

  • A tertiary qualification in humanities, public policy economics, psychology or similar, plus at least 2 years’ relevant work experience
  • Outstanding communication skills – both written and verbal
  • Understanding of machinery of Government
  • A proactive and collaborative approach

Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou | What we offer

  • Free medical insurance through Southern Cross
  • Support for training and development, and opportunities for progression
  • An excellent working environment; tight-knit, collaborative and passionate work culture.

Tono ināianei | Apply now

If you are 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 to Siobhan Tanner at careers@eeca.govt.nz before 11.59pm on Tuesday 23 August, 2022.