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People & Capability Business Partner

Based in Mangawhai or Dargaville


Reference: 4634621

Are you an experienced HR Advisor looking for the next step in your career?

Looking to use all of your HR skills across all disciplines?

Are you sick of city traffic and want to work close to home?

About Kaipara District Council

We are in the business of creating a thriving community where people love to live, work and play. We recognise that to do that, we need to have the right people on board.

We offer an enviable lifestyle in a beautiful environment where rural charm meets coastal chic. Northland's renowned white sandy beaches, extensive native forests, rolling green pastures and laid back lifestyle make this an amazing place to live and work.

The role

In this role you will maximise productivity by optimising the effectiveness and capability of our employees. You will achieve this through providing management with support and advice in recruiting, motivating and building the capability of their teams.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing professional advice and support to managers to assist with recruitment, embeding OD programmes, building capability and managing performance
  • Assisting with the wellness programme to create a culture of wellbeing amongst employees
  • Assisting your General Manager with building a culture that is consistent with our values and increases engagement
  • Developing and reviewing our framework of people-related policies and a list of exciting projects
  • Coaching managers and staff on ER issues

About you

You have a tertiary qualification in a relevant discipline coupled with solid experience at the level of HR Advisor or above. You are great at building relationships and working collaboratively with management. Most importantly, you would love to be part of a team that is making Kaipara a better place for us all to live in.

What's on offer to you?

A great team who enjoy having a laugh, and an opportunity to put all of your skills to work. Supportive executive team and an organisation in the midst of transformation and change.

Applications Close: 31 May 2019