Human Resources Assistant (Wellness / Safety) – New Zealand Police – Wellington

New Zealand Police

Police National Headquarters, Wellington

Vacancy 303846
(Fixed term contract up to 12 months)

Are you looking for a role to build a solid foundation for a career within the Human Resources profession?  We have an  opportunity for you to learn from experienced and supportive colleagues in a demanding, but rewarding environment.

As an HR Assistant, you will work on a wide range of HR administration activities and be part of a team of dedicated,  customer focussed individuals.  You will have access to mentoring and support as you work alongside Health and Safety  Professionals.  In this role you will gain exposure to a broad range of Wellness and Safety functions and will be able to develop your HR knowledge and skills.

You will possess a ‘can-do’ attitude, and demonstrate an ability to work collaboratively in the performance of your role.  You  will have strong interpersonal skills, and a well practiced customer service ethic.  An ability to use your own initiative, problem-solve, and be discreet in relation to confidential matters is also necessary for success in this role.

Other key attributes of the successful applicant will include:

An ability to multitask and manage time effectively.
Proficient computer skills, and experience in key Microsoft applications including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
A high level of self motivation and initiative.
Experience working within an HR environment would be highly preferable.

All successful applicants will be required to undergo a full reference and security check prior to any offer of employment  being made.

This is a fixed-term position for up to 12 months.

For a full position description please visit the Police Website http://www.police.govt.nz/

Applications must include a completed application form and Curriculum Vitae. Please email your application to  vacancies@police.govt.nz or by post to Human Resources, Level One, Police National Headquarters, PO Box 3017,  Wellington by the closing date.

Closing date for all applications is 5pm Friday, 4 December 2015.

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