Employment Liaison Advisor - Taumarunui - 12 month fixed term or secondment
Manawatu / Wanganui
Employment Liaison Advisor - Taumarunui - Fixed term or Secondment - 12 months Based in one of our Taranaki Region Connected sites: Taumarunui Fixed term / secondment - 12 months Utilise your employment and marketing skills to promote our new Connected service Help build the Connected brand as a key resource for employment, education and training in New Zealand Recruitment event promotion and coordination About this role In response to the economic environment following COVID-19, MSD is leading this cross-agency work to help people access support and see the full range of assistance that is available. Our new Connected service will help a wide range of New Zealanders find the advice and support they need, including businesses, people looking for help to find a job or who are worried about keeping the one they have, and those looking for education and training advice and opportunities. About you For these new face to face roles, we are looking for energetic professionals to proactively manage the relationships between employers, providers, government agencies and MSD regional teams. As an Advisor, you will be the key entry point into the service and provide support as Connected is established and promoted across New Zealand. You will share knowledge about the many employment, education and training initiatives available through the Connected service. This includes providing advice and assistance to employers regarding training pathways, employee retention, and connecting people looking for work with suitable vacancies and other opportunities Working closely with other Connected Staff, including Work Brokers, you will seek to understand and anticipate need of employers and other stakeholders, identifying opportunities where Connected can assist. Our teams are service focused and work towards creating meaningful and sustainable employment outcomes for clients. To be successful in the role, you will need to have strong influencing skills, consider yourself an excellent network builder and the have ability to build robust partnerships. You have a customer-centric approach to your work and can confidently engage with people utilising your well-developed interpersonal skills. Key attributes you bring Excellent communication and interpersonal skills Strong organisational and planning skills Flexible, pragmatic and able to work in a fast-paced environment Can manage effective collegial relationships across several regional service centres A proven record in establishing, building and maintaining effective relationships and networks An understanding of the challenges facing employers and job seekers, displaying situational awareness as political and economic landscape changes. Promotional/marketing skills Take some time to read through the position description here: http://www.msd.govt.nz/hr/documents/position-descriptions/dce-service-delivery/client-service-delivery/employment-liaison-advisor-oct-2020.docx Remuneration for this role starts from $64,219.00 per annuum. Application along this salary scale is dependent on relevant work experience and evidenced skills. How to Apply Applications close: 8 March 2021 Tell us in your cover letter what skills and attributes you will bring to this important position. A current CV should also be included in your online application. External candidates: Click apply now, we look forward to your application. Current MSD employees: It is important that you apply through your myHR portal at work – this ensures your application is registered. For any further questions about the role, contact Lu Scanlon, on XXXX@msd.govt.nz. To find out more about the Connected initiative, head to https://www.connected.govt.nz/ Joining us Joining MSD means being part of a whānau that celebrates the diversity each individual represents. We show manaaki, we care about the wellbeing and success of people and want everyone to thrive, and be who they are in a supportive and inclusive working environment. We work together to make a difference for communities while doing the right thing with integrity. We are a Treaty partner committed to strengthening relationships with Māori, Hapū , Iwi and communities to realise their own potential and aspirations. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to tell us when you apply so we can assist you through the recruitment process.
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