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We are looking for a leadership professional ready to manage and guide our most important resource - our people!

We are Clutha District Council. We are a team passionate about our region, protecting our natural environment and supporting our wider community. Are you ready to be a part of our team?

We're looking for a Human Resources Manager to provide strategic and general human resources services and advice to our management team and staff.

With a headcount around 130 and 100 FTE's, we're a diverse team that includes new hires, long standing stalwarts and many in between. We're also a growing workforce with a number of new positions that, along with a turnover of 10%, is driving our current positive recruitment situation.

You'll need a strong working knowledge of employment legislation, best practice and corporate requirements and be able to help Council's payroll function by providing employment and pay information and advice.

You will need to have:

  • An appropriate tertiary qualification eg HR or Business Management combined with significant (at least 5 years) HR/Administrative experience at a senior level, or 10-15 years relevant Human Resources experience at a senior level.
  • Knowledge and application of major HR legislation and processes.
  • Awareness of local government legislation such as LGA, LGOIMA.
  • Staff management experience.
  • Project/event management experience.

In return we can offer you a management role right at the living heart of our organisation, in touch with our people. Because we're a small team there is hands-on stuff as well and every day will be different.

You'll be part of a friendly workplace culture and supportive team that does varied and meaningful work that makes a difference to our communities. If this is what you're looking for, we'd love to hear from you.

For confidential enquiries please contact Steve Hill ph 03 419 0271 or email

Applications close Monday 9th November 2020.

To apply and for further information visit

  • Classifications: Other Services, Professional, Scientific & Technical Services
  • Company: Clutha District Council
  • Work Type: Full Time
  • Sector: Public
  • Town: Clutha
  • Region: Otago
  • Country: New Zealand
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