About Raukawa Charitable Trust
Raukawa Charitable Trust (RCT) is a provider of quality community initiatives throughout the South Waikato. We are proud to deliver a wide range of iwi-lead initiatives in the environmental, health, social, treaty, and cultural sectors to the communities that we serve.
Our mandate is to represent and protect the interests of the Raukawa Iwi within our takiwā in the Central North Island. The head office for the Raukawa Charitable Trust is located in Tokoroa, with satellite offices throughout our takiwā. The RCT Pūtake Taiao (Environment) Group is responsible for the advocacy and protection of Raukawa interests in national, regional and district policy and planning frameworks; and for informing, leading and implementing environmental strategy, policy positions, and projects.
If you are interested in working in a dynamic environment, creating opportunities, and representing iwi in environmental matters at a local, regional and national level, then we'd like to hear from you.
In a team that is the voice for the RCT in the environmental field, the Senior Policy & Strategy Planner will provide policy and strategic advice for the RCT on environmental matters. Responsibilities include contributing to policy and strategy for the Raukawa Co-Management Deed for the Waikato River; and shaping Raukawa participation and influence across relevant environmental policy and planning frameworks. You will also contribute to identifying strategic opportunities for Raukawa as they arise, whether from existing relationship arrangements, legislative and/or planning reviews, or from RCT involvement with industry, sector and community groups.
To carry out this role you will need to show us you have:
We are also looking for personal attributes such as:
Ideally you will have:
If you believe you have the skills and abilities for this role, please apply now and include a CV and a cover letter with your application. Applications close 30 August 2020.
Applicants must hold a full current drivers licence, and be prepared to undergo reference checks and Police vetting.
Raukawa Charitable Trust operates under a Smoke-free Environment policy. For more info about the Raukawa Charitable Trust visit www.raukawa.org.nz