Senior HR Project Advisor
About us The Ministry of Social Development (MSD) is a people-centred organisation. We’re in communities across the motu, working with partners to help New Zealanders be safe, strong and independent. We provide social policy and advice to government and assistance, including income, employment and housing support to people of all ages, families, whānau and communities. As a Te Tiriti o Waitangi partner we are committed to supporting and enabling Māori, whānau, hapū, Iwi and communities to realise their own potential and aspirations. Our people are as diverse as the communities we serve. We care about the wellbeing and success of our people and provide a supportive and inclusive working environment where people can thrive and be who they are. Senior HR Project Advisor Fixed Term/Secondment – until 28 February 2022 • Exciting project opportunity • Collaborative team • Broaden your skills About the role We are seeking a Senior HR Project Advisor to support a significant programme of work within our HR Business Partnership team. You will work at an operational level across multiple streams of work. You will have a can-do attitude and willingness to roll up your sleeves to get stuff done! Key accountabilities include: • Supporting the project team with planning, communications and engagement activities • Providing generalist HR advice to the project team • Contributing technical input and oversight into a range of workstreams such as accountability frameworks and competency models • Leading the development of position descriptions • Articulating people impacts and HR implications to managers and the project team. Skills and experience Our ideal candidate will offer: • Strong generalist HR experience including HR projects, in particular change programmes • An understanding of job design and remuneration • Knowledge and demonstrated experience in design of jobs • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and be confident dealing with managers at all levels • Lots of initiate, the ability to think ahead and be comfortable working with ambiguity • Strong influencing and relationship management skills and be able to quickly establish credibility and trust • Strong relationships with unions • Previous experience with HR role reviews • Energy, drive and enthusiasm and be a self-starter This is a great opportunity to work on an interesting project in a dynamic environment and hone your generalist HR skills. How to apply To apply, click the 'Apply Now' button to upload your CV, cover letter and complete the online application form. Note: Your cover letter will be a key part of our assessment process, so please highlight how your experience relates to the competencies listed in the position description. All applications must be made online. If this is not possible or if you have any queries, please contact us at XXXX@msd.govt.nz Internal MSD Employees – please apply through your myHR portal at work. This will ensure that your myHR employee profile is visible as internal candidate. Closing date: Sunday, 27 June 2021. 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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