Science New Zealand
Science New Zealand Wellington New Zealand
1 week ago
Looking for an exciting opportunity to contribute to a critical environmental science challenge facing the nation?Based at NIWA on Wellington's waterfront.Full time, fixed term until 28 June 2024NIWA hosts the Sustainable Seas National Science Challenge, a government funded inter-disciplinary and multi-agency initiative which aims to enhance the utilisation of our marine resources in a sustainable way. This Challenge brings together an interdisciplinary research programme focused on developing the framework for ecosystem-based management of New Zealand's marine environment. http://sustainableseaschallenge.co.nz/What we're looking for:The role of Personal Assistant to the Director and administrative support for the Sustainable Seas National Science Challenge Management Team is key to the effective management of the Sustainable Seas National Science Challenge. National Science Challenges are fast paced and multi-faceted, so the administrator needs to think fast, respond to tight... deadlines and be comfortable working in a busy environment. An ability to work in a close collaborative manner with the management team is essential. You will provide administrative support including, minute taking, meeting and event management, editing and preparation of documents, maintenance of Sharepoint site and organisation of travel.Based at NIWA's Wellington office, you will be working alongside a wide range of researchers and the Challenge Management team and Director. NIWA is New Zealand's leading provider of freshwater, marine and atmospheric research and applied science services to public and private sector customers. NIWA's mission is to enhance the economic value and sustainable management of New Zealand's aquatic resources and environments, provide a better understanding of the climate and atmosphere, and increase resilience to weather and climate-related hazards.What you will bring:You will have at least 2 to 5 years' worth of relevant experience, and have a positive, constructive and collaborative approach to your work. Your willingness to roll up your sleeves and take on whatever is required to get the job done alongside others will stand you in good stead. A high energy level combined with excellent planning, organising and execution is required.NIWA offers competitive remuneration and benefits and an attractive waterfront location with free parking.We don't expect perfection in our candidates - if you think you have what it takes, but don't meet every point referenced in the position description, please still get in touch!NIWA offers flexible working options (e.g., part-time, flexible start and finish times). We are happy to discuss potential flexible options for this position at the interview stage.NIWA promotes the importance and value of an inclusive and diverse workforce, including the Rainbow Community, and pride ourselves on being a family-friendly and supportive workplace
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