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Engagement Coordinator


Invercargill, New Zealand

Reference: 5290931

You can enjoy a relaxed atmosphere and endless recreational activities that Invercargill has to offer with Central Otago, Fiordland and the Catlins on our doorstep. As New Zealand's southernmost city we proudly encourage a good work-life balance.

With a high level of confidence, our prosperous southern city is undergoing the biggest resurgence in its 166-year history. Invercargill's reputation for being family-friendly is well deserved, with affordable housing, great schools, and amazing facilities.

In this position, you will be responsible for coordinating engagement and consultation activities for the Invercargill City Council. Administration of key activities for the Strategy and Policy team will include the stakeholder management system, applications and accountability for grants and project administration.

You will have passed Level 2 or equivalent in English and Maths and have at least three years' experience in a coordination role in Local Government, Non-Government Organisation or similar organisation. This position will see you managing a range of different coordination and administration tasks for multiple projects. Your customer service ethos will stand in good stead to maintain a high rapport with a wide range of people including elected members, managers, stakeholder groups and the general public.

At Invercargill City Council we pride ourselves on our values - positivity, respect, responsibility and above and beyond. Finding the right fit for our team is really important to us and we work hard to provide an environment reflective of these values.

For more information please see the full job description or contact the Invercargill City Council on 03 211 1777.

Please note, all applicants will need to have the right to live and work in New Zealand. While all applications will be reviewed, only those who meet our criteria will be contacted.

Applications Close: 24 Jan 2021