Are you a policy analyst/senior policy advisor who is keen to use your skills and knowledge to help inspire New Zealanders to lead healthier lives? We are looking for someone to join our alcohol harm reduction team where every day is different. Our programme covers a broad range of alcohol harm reducing initiatives including policy advice, behaviour change campaigns, research and investing in community projects.
Do you have experience in all aspects of the policy framework? Do you have experience implementing policy into pragmatic and effective programme delivery? Do you have knowledge of the alcohol sector? And do you have policy experience with our key audiences, especially Māori and Pasifika peoples? Would you like to lead the policy function for alcohol and make a difference, in particularly to address the harm experienced by Māori?
Have you answered ‘yes’ to some of these questions? If you would like to join our alcohol harm reduction team providing high-quality support in a range of alcohol related areas, and timely advice to programme staff and management, we would like to hear from you.
The Health Promotion Agency/Te Hiringa Hauora (HPA) leads and delivers innovative, high quality and cost effective national health promotion initiatives. HPA is a Crown entity that works with partners including medical professionals, researchers and academics, community groups, public health advocates, and others who are aligned to our goals. HPA has a unique independent mandate to provide advice about, and research in the use of alcohol.
Please send the completed HPA application form, CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org or send directly to Vacancies, Health Promotion Agency, PO Box 2142, Wellington.
Applications close at 5pm on Monday 2 September. For further information, phone Linzie Sutton, HR Assistant on (04) 901 0954. Please note, applicants are required to be a non-smoker and be eligible to work in New Zealand.