Marlborough Sounds


The Commissioner employs a small interdisciplinary team all located in Wellington. Team members have backgrounds in policy, physical and natural sciences, the law, planning disciplines, the arts and economics, communications, human resources and administration, and bring a range of life experiences to their work.

The Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunities in the workplace. Procedures of recruitment and selection, promotion, career development and conditions of employment are designed to be equitable.


Office Administrator

The Commissioner is seeking an organised and customer focused person to carry out office administration and reception duties.  The role also involves finance duties so a background in using accounting packages and data entry is desired.

 Your ability to work calmly under pressure and interact with people at all levels internally and externally, along with a ‘can do’ attitude will be valued.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills and relevant qualifications or experience are required. 

 If you are interested in this opportunity please submit your CV to by the closing date.

 To be considered for this position you must have the legal right to live and work in New Zealand.

 Applications close: 5pm Friday, 29 August 2014