Manager HR Advisory

Department of Internal Affairs

  • Permanent Full Time
  • Wellington

Type: Permanent 
Hours: Full time
Location: Wellington
Business Group: Human Resources
Branch: Organisation Capability and Services 
Salary: $139,381 - $179,164 

At Te Tari Taiwhenua Department of Internal Affairs, we serve and connect people, communities and government to build a safe, prosperous and respected nation. 

Human Resources/ Pūmanawa Tangata sits within Organisational Capability and Services, a branch dedicated to supporting the rest of the Department to succeed by providing corporate services that help business groups and people within DIA to make the best contribution to New Zealand.

We’re seeking a talented and experienced HR Leader to join our leadership team. In your role, you’ll lead a team of HR advisory kaimahi to deliver a range of integrated HR advisory services including generalist advice on HR policies and frameworks, recruitment, remuneration, employment relations and wellbeing matters and supporting HR Business Partners in the implementation of change and organisational development initiatives.  

As a member of the HR Leadership team, you’ll contribute to the development of our strategic direction, maintain oversight of key risk areas and champion customer-centered service delivery, taking a whole of HR view and providing leadership to the wider group.

To be successful you will have:

  • proven experience leading a HR Advisory team, along with demonstrated ability to build capability in a team, ideally in the delivery of HR services.
  • experience coaching and developing others to achieve results.
  • wide experience and knowledge of HR principles, employment legislation and industry best practices. 
  • excellent communications/interpersonal skills and ability to build strong working relationships.

At Te Tari Taiwhenua we embrace flexible working; we’re committed to your wellbeing, and we want our kaimahi to be the best they can be, both at work and at home. 

Join us and become part of a team where your leadership, experiences and ideas are valued and you're encouraged to be curious, to share your ideas and of course, have fun along the way.

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and inclusion. We recognise a diverse workforce contributes to better business outcomes. We are committed to creating a workplace where all employees have equal access.

To learn more about the diverse, important mahi we do at Te Tari Taiwhenua and see why it’s a great place to work, click here.

Applications close: 5pm, Friday, 23 February 2024
For more information please contact: Simon George, or 021 993 445     
Job description: To review the full job description, please click here. 

About Us

Working at the Department of Internal Affairs, you’ll have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of New Zealanders.

About the Team

Organisational Capability and Services | He Pou Aronui branch supports the operational and strategic activity of Te Tari Taiwhenua to deliver outcomes for New Zealand by providing specialist advice, systems, support and the reliable and consistent delivery of core corporate services.



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