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 April 6, 2015  Govt, Non-U.S.

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of New Zealand is recruiting for 4 positions. Links below go to their site:

Communications Adviser

To assist with media liaison, internal communications, our website and social media channels, and the writing of a range of material, including speeches.  A varied and diverse role that will be a great career opportunity for someone who loves to write, enjoys distilling complex material into plain English and is willing to turn a hand to a wide range of communications activity. Read more

Policy Adviser

To help provide policy advice about the privacy implications of draft legislation and proposed government or business policy, and with researching and monitoring privacy impacts of wide range of issues and programmes. Excellent opportunity for someone with a keen interest in privacy issues and 12 – 24 months’ policy experience wanting to develop their policy analysis skills.  Read more …

Investigating Officer

To help investigate alleged breaches of the Privacy Act, with a  view to facilitating settlement wherever possible. Strong emphasis on the use of alternative dispute resolution methods to help resolve complaints. Looking particularly for alternative dispute resolution skills or experience, finely tuned negotiation and problem solving skills, and the ability to effectively analyse and apply the law to the facts of individual complaints. Read more …

Enquiries Officer (part-time)

To help provide a responsive and high quality public information service across a range of channels from phone to online to email. Must have excellent communications skills, the ability to relate to people at all levels, and be a calm and mature-minded person who does not crack under pressure or emotion. Would suit a recent graduate with keen interest in privacy issues or someone more experienced looking to re-enter the workforce on a part-time basis. Read more …

All vacancies:

We take a cross-functional approach to the way we work. It means that whatever role you are in, there is the opportunity to be involved in ad hoc or one-off special projects across the office.

To apply: Applications are being handled by our recruitment partners. Check the individual vacancy for details.
Closing date: 5 pm, Monday, 20 April 2015