Policy Co-ordinator & GIS Analyst (Fixed Term 12 months)
Federated Farmers is the highly influential national voice of rural New Zealand, representing farmers who help generate over 50% of New Zealand’s exports, worth around $25 billion a year. Federated Farmers role is invaluable to the rural sector, wider community and to our economy. You will be part of ensuring that Federated Farmers is recognised as a leader in evidence based policy.
Federated Farmers is recruiting for a Policy Co-ordinator & GIS Analyst to join its Policy and Advocacy team. If you recognise that the primary industry is at the heart of the New Zealand economy and you have a strong understanding of the business of farming, here is an opportunity you should not miss.
Your ability to initiate, design and run successful campaigns and various projects with the objective of increasing memberships and awareness of the value of Federated Farmers. You will be working closely with the policy and sales teams.
Supporting the policy team with administration duties and special projects will be part of your role.
Skills required will be proficiency in using Microsoft Office products. GIS Mapping Software skills will be a definite advantage. You will be a self-starter. Your interpersonal skills will be highly developed; you will have excellent writing skills and will exhibit maturity in handling situations and people. The position is a full time role based in Hamilton for a fixed term contract of 12 months covering maternity leave.
For a copy of the position description please contact Gillian Bright via email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please apply for this position via Seek
Applications close 6 April 2018