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Governance Administrator

Making this place home - sums up what the Rangitīkei District Council does for its residents and ratepayers. In fact it is a vision that we are committing to.

We're a small team, working closely together, and staff have real variety in the type of projects they'll get involved in, and the skills they learn.

Here at RDC, everyone plays a part in what we do. So no matter where you work, you'll be making a contribution to what happens in our community.

A Governance Administrator position has become available within the Democracy & Planning Group based in Marton.

In this role, you will be responsible for supporting the effective operation of the Council, together with its Committees and Boards, through provision of its governance and administrative services.

What you will bring to the position:

  • Previous experience in working within a governance role
  • Ability to take accurate minutes, identifying all actions
  • Excellent ability to organise, prioritise and work effectively with a wide range of duties
  • Excellent knowledge and competence in the use of the Microsoft Office suite together with the confidence to learn new technologies
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently and to set and meet appropriate standards and deadlines
  • A strong team player with proven ability to work well with and interact successfully with other people
  • Ability to work after hours to support evening meetings

See below for a copy of the Job description and to apply online.

The closing date for this role is Wednesday, 25 November 2020.

For any enquiries about this role please contact Carol Gordon, Group Manager Democracy and Planning, on 06 327 0099 or

The Rangitīkei District Council is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

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