Rural Specialist

Te Tumu Paeroa

  • Wellington

Rural Specialist

Te Tumu Paeroa is an independent organisation that has a significant role in the development and advancement of Māori Land.

They are seeking a Rural Specialist to join their team who has a depth of knowledge, background and experience working in the agri/rural sector.  This role is busy but satisfying, where you will see the direct impact of your work on the whenua they administer.

You will demonstrate sound judgment and apply practical solutions in a complex work environment; your IT skills and ability to understand and work with different systems is important; as is your business and financial acumen and experience. Knowledge of the legislative and regulatory requirements that concern the management and use of rural land is essential. 

At the core of this role is your ability to forge strong relationships of trust with a wide range of people from Māori land owners to professional advisors and government officials.  Your ability to work confidently in a Māori setting is crucial to the success of this role.

You will have established and strong networks across the agri/rural sector. Your ability to work collaboratively and call on the resources to get the best results is an advantage. 

Māori have a strong spiritual bond with their whenua. If you share the same value of improving and passing on this taonga tuku iho to the next generation to enjoy, then this role will be of interest to you.

To apply for the role send your covering letter and CV to and if you require more information contact Marama on 021 505 509.

Applications close Friday 22 January 2021.

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