New Zealand is the ultimate visitor destination. Tourism New Zealand’s role is to make sure that the world knows it. We do this by developing and implementing strategies to market New Zealand as a tourism destination internationally. Our mission is to enrich New Zealand by growing the contribution international visitors for the long term benefit of New Zealand.
This is achieved by developing and implementing marketing, media, trade, and partnership strategies working co-operatively with our global partners and government and industry in New Zealand. Through our destination readiness work we collaborate to ensure we balance the experience of our visitors with the experience of our communities, and we work to ensure what we know about our visitors is widely shared in New Zealand.
What will you be doing
This is an exciting new role in our New Zealand and Government Relations team where you will be required to assist with the planning, development and execution of our engagement and destination readiness activities. The role reports to our GM NZ & Government Relations, and supports the wider team on government partnerships and industry relations activity and workstreams primarily. You will support the development and implementation of our plans by delivering case studies, briefing materials, engagement plans, communications materials and by ensuring the right insights enable great decisions.
What we want from you
We need someone with a relevant tertiary qualification in commerce, communications or marketing who has some experience ideally within a government organisation and/or a politically sensitive environment. You will need exceptional stakeholder management and communication skills (both written and verbal) as you will be required to prepare correspondence and briefing papers on key topics, and you will need to be comfortable analysing and building recommendations from complex data.
Sounds like you?
We need your passion for New Zealand and your drive to learn. This is a great opportunity to be engaged in leading edge work and become part of a fun, global team with shared goals of enriching New Zealand, but also, it’s a chance to further grow and develop your skills.
To apply: please send us your CV and cover letter and click Apply Now!
Closing date: Thursday 28 March 2019