Senior Records and Information Officer

Waitangi Tribunal Unit, Wellington

The Waitangi Tribunal Unit provides a comprehensive range of services to the Waitangi Tribunal, a permanent commission of inquiry that inquires into and reports on claims submitted by Māori under the Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975.

Mō te tīma/About our team

We are looking for an experienced library and information management specialist to provide high-quality library, information and record management services to the Tribunal and the Unit.

You will be able to do the following:

  • To take responsibility, as sole-charge librarian, for running a research-focused commission of inquiry library
  • To provide and lead the development of information services to Tribunal members and presiding officers and to Unit staff
  • To advise the Registrar and Deputy Director on and lead the development of systems, processes and standards for the effective management of the Tribunal’s extensive record of inquiry

He pūkenga tou/Skills and experience

To be successful in the role you will have the following:

  • A postgraduate information/library service qualification or a minimum of five years’ professional experience in the library and information services sector
  • Experience in providing and leading the development of specialist library research and information services
  • Knowledge of and experience in modern methods of information and records management, including electronic records
  • A good working knowledge of applicable information and record management legislation
  • An understanding of, and commitment to, the work of the Waitangi Tribunal including knowledge of te reo, tikanga and mātauranga Māori

Mō te tīma/About our team

At Te Tāhū o te Ture – the Ministry of Justice, we’re committed to working together for a fair and safe Aotearoa.

It’s our promise to ensure our workplace is one where our people feel healthy and safe, supported and able to be themselves at work. We value respect as the foundation for building a positive workplace culture and one where diversity is welcomed and celebrated.

Joining the Ministry of Justice means you will become part of an inclusive organisation that values you and the communities we serve. It’s our promise to ensure our workplace is one where our people feel healthy and safe, supported and able to be themselves at work. We value respect as the foundation for building a positive workplace culture and one where diversity is welcomed and celebrated.

Tono mai/How to apply

To apply, click the apply button below to be directed to our careers website. You can view a detailed position description here, as well as complete an online application form by attaching your CV and cover letter.

Salary range: The appointing salary for this role will be between $63,019 – $88,967 based on skills and experience.

Applications close Monday, 10 January 2022.

If you have any questions, please contact recruitment@justice.govt.nz
Link for applications: https://apply.justice.govt.nz/jobs/MOJ-1581323