• Position Principal Policy Advisor
  • Division The Johnson Group
  • Job Type Permanent
  • Location Wellington - Central
  • Ref# GC04956
  • Posted 16 October 2020
  • Close off 30 October 2020

We are working with a client who is looking for a Principal Advisor. This role will give you the opportunity to work on several high- value strategic issues and projects.  In this role you will be providing high- level expertise, skills and knowledge for policy. This is a great chance to challenge yourself and bring fresh perspectives on managing complex issues and programmes of work. Our client is looking for people with a strong policy background who will lead and support the development and delivery of high profile, innovative, evidence-based policy.


  • Critical thinking and problem solving
  • Ability to take ownership of the overall success of your team through influential leadership
  • Leading complex policy projects
  • Strong understanding of economics
  • Strategic and critical thinker; able to seamlessly apply logical reasoning and sound judgment
  • Robust Decision-making skills
  • Excellent negotiation skills, building long-term relationships
  • Strong communication skills


  • Contribute to developing comprehensive policy advice
  • Opportunities within high profile teams working nationwide
  • Get the opportunity to work across a broad range of issues that really make a difference

If you are interested in this role please email your CV in Word Format to info@thejohnsongroup.co.nz quoting job #GC4956 or call Georgie on 0273252462.

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