Executive Assistant to CEO/Board Support

Heretaunga Tamatea Settlement Trust

  • Hawke's Bay

Who are we?

Heretaunga Tamatea Settlement Trust (HTST) is the Post Settlement Governance Entity for Heretaunga Tamatea established to receive the redress negotiated by He Toa Takitini in settlement of the historical Treaty grievances of Heretaunga Tamatea against the Crown.

Executive Assistant to CEO/Board Support

Heretaunga Tamatea Settlement Trust (HTST) is seeking a switched on, energetic individual to provide executive assistance to the Chief Executive and secretarial support to the HTST Board of Trustees.

This is an exciting opportunity for an individual who wishes to expand his/her policy analysis/legal and/or research skills into the establishment phase of a large post-settlement governance entity.

The primary purpose of this position is to provide high level executive and professional support, advice and administrative service to the Chief Executive and to the Board of Trustees. 

Strong communication skills, both written and oral are essential as well as extensive project management, logistics and coordination support.  Knowledge of Te Reo Māori and the Heretaunga/Tamatea or wider Kahungunu Rohe is desirable. The position is full time though there is flexibility.

Further information on the role is available by contacting Shar Puketapu-Kingi on 06 876 5235 or shar.puketapu-kingi@heretaungatamatea.iwi.nz, during normal working hours. Please note that an acknowledgement will be forwarded to you next week, due to the Easter holiday break.  

To apply in strict confidence email a cover letter and your CV to shar.puketapu-kingi@heretaungatamatea.iwi.nz or by mail to Attention: Shar Puketapu-Kingi Heretaunga Tamatea Settlement Trust, PO Box 2192, Stortford Lodge, Hastings 4156.

Applications close 12 NOON on Friday 16 April 2021 (if you are shortlisted, please be available for interview the week beginning 19 April 2021). 


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