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Hamilton Dunedin


Graduate Policy Advisor (Hamilton and Dunedin)

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Graduate Jobs


Hamilton, Dunedin


Agriculture, Economics, Science, Law

Qualification Requirements:

Bachelor's Degree or Higher


5 months ago

Application Open

15th Oct 2019 12:00am

Application Close

20th Dec 2019 12:00am

Fantastic opportunity for a self-starter with exemplary written and verbal communications skills, and a genuine interest in farming.
  • National organisation
  • Highly engaged, committed team
  • Two vacancies - Hamilton and Dunedin

Federated Farmers has an exciting opportunity for a career focused Graduate to join our highly engaged Regional Policy Team. Committed to supporting rural communities and the agricultural industry in New Zealand, Federated Farmers has a long and proud history of providing support to farming families and leaders within the industry.

You will be assisting in research and contributing towards policy analysis, submissions, advice and advocacy, aimed at favourably influencing the outcomes of regional policy, particularly environmental policy and Resource Management Act, impacting Federated Farmers (FFNZ) members.

You will be upskilled by:
  • Assisting with the analysis of proposed district and regional plans and progressing through the submission process;
  • Learning to effectively communicate with internal and external stakeholders
  • Broadening range of written communication skills

This is a supportive environment to learn effective advocacy skills. The scope of being involved in the planning process from beginning to end will help with your career.
If you would like to secure a role that will place you very well for the future.

For a position description and application form please contact Gillian Bright, HR Manager gbright@fedfarm.org.nz.

To Apply:
Click Apply Now below and include a cover letter and your CV detailing your reasons for applying.

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