Manager - Economic Policy
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As Te Tai Ōhanga - The Treasury, we are committed to tiakitanga to make New Zealand a better place for people today and in the future. We safeguard New Zealand's finances and are the Government's trusted economic advisor. Our vision is to lift living standards for all New Zealanders.
The Economic Policy Team provides advice to the Minister of Finance on a range of contemporary economic issues, including the government's COVID-19 response and the medium-term economic recovery. It is also responsible for deepening Treasury's understanding of the Māori economy and how it relates to economic performance. It is one of three teams with the Economic Strategy Directorate that collectively lead the development of Treasury medium-to-long-term economic and regulatory strategy advice and thinking.
About the role:
We are looking for a manager to lead a busy team developing Treasury's medium-term economic strategy advice. As Manager, Economic Policy, you will help the team connect to Treasury's wider work programme to ensure that economic, fiscal and wider wellbeing perspectives are well integrated into our economic strategy advice. You will engage directly with Ministers and senior leaders across the public and private sector through a variety of ways.
You will have a strong focus on the wellbeing and development of your team members. As well as building strong relationships internally and externally, you will be part of the Economic Strategy Directorate management team, which has a strong focus on collaboration and collective management and puts our people at the centre of everything we do.
You will bring to the role: