Adviser - Engagement & Communications


This is an exciting time to be a part of the Ministry of Transport. Transport directly impacts our lives and the Ministry has an ambitious work programme that is making a difference for New Zealanders.

If you are looking for an opportunity to build your communications career we can offer you a stimulating, fast-paced environment where you will get to take on a variety of communications work.

With up to 2-3 years generalist experience across a breadth of communication areas you will be collaborative by nature and great at content creation. Your work will include:

  • Producing speeches and presentations for the Ministry and Ministers

  • Developing media responses

  • Writing media releases

  • Working across our digital channels

  • Providing communications advice to Ministry staff

  • Responding to OIA requests

You will be a member of a positive team who will support your development and success as part of a Ministry with a great culture.  So if your talents are suited to a dynamic, fast paced environment with plenty of variety, apply today.

The salary band for this role is $64,191 to $90,628.

To express your interest, please apply through our careers centre https://mot.careercentre.net.nz/Job/ including a cover letter and your full CV. Any questions please email applications@transport.govt.nz. Applications close 11.59pm 25 July 2019.

Permanent – Full time

Job no: GLAJ90459

Location: Wellington

Closing Date: Thursday, 25 July 2019