Te Kotahitanga o Te Atiawa Trust is the post-settlement governance entity for Te Atiawa in Taranaki. Our Trust provides a diverse range of responses to local and central government, alongside contributions to local, regional and national iwi groups.
We’re looking for a person with a passion for the effective management of natural resources, and be able to present well-reasoned advice based on the best information available.
Applicants will need excellent analytical skills, technical and political awareness needed to respond to the practical and cultural realities of working in the iwi space.
You will be very comfortable working within a Te Ao Māori perspective and this will be underpinned by an understanding of te reo Māori and knowledge of tikanga and kawa. In addition, you’ll need to be a good communicator, a cooperative team member to support each other to achieve our broader iwi goals.
Applicants will also need a flexible approach to work. We expect that you will have had at least 4-5 years experience working with the Reource Management Act and planning processes
To find out more about this Taranaki based opportunity please contact;
APPLICATIONS CLOSE 5pm Friday 13th MAY 2016
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.