Governance Advisor

For over 150 years MetService has kept New Zealanders informed, 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year. With a global reputation for using science and technology to creatively solve weather challenges and deliver scientific meteorological services and products, MetService has been recognised as one of New Zealand’s most trusted public-sector organisations.

We have a fantastic opportunity for a motivated and detailed-oriented Governance Advisor to join our Strategy and Governance team at MetService. This is an intermediate role, ideally suited to someone with a law degree or experience in corporate governance, compliance or risk management. As our Governance Advisor, you will support the General Manager Strategy & Governance, work closely with the Senior Leadership Team and teams across the company. You will also have oversight of policies and compliance requirements, manage Board administration and conduct internal quality audits. You will have an eye for detail, excellent writing skills and enjoy getting stuck in the detail.

This is a full-time role however we are happy to consider applicants who may be looking for a 4-day week or similar part time arrangements. We can also provide training in quality and risk management for those who are new to this area.

Why join us? Aside from arguably the best views in Wellington from the top of the Botanic Garden, we enjoy achieving, we appreciate creativity and we recognise everyone’s unique skills and qualities. This allows us to be passionate about what we do; and to deliver products and services that have positive outcomes for our commercial customers and the people of New Zealand. 

If this opportunity sounds like you please click on 'Apply now' to complete an application.

Please note:

Applications close: 5 May 2019

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12 Apr 2019
Work Type:
Permanent - full time
North Island