At Te Puni Kōkiri, we oversee $200 million in initiatives fostered to support Māori development outcomes. Our Investment Te Puni is responsible for ensuring that Te Puni Kōkiri is strategic, agile and works to ensure that they are active in making things happen, accountable and can articulate the results for investment decisions for these initiatives.

Vacancy IN 016

We have a full time permanent opportunity for Principal Advisor to join our Wellington office to lead the way in developing strategies for investment to support Māori business growth.

You will be providing technical and analytical leadership on complex issues, where the development of new frameworks, approaches and operational policy may be needed. In addition your ability to understand the wider and long term implications, and to engage relevant public, private and community stakeholders at an early stage is essential.

By using your high level technical knowledge and expertise relevant to specific Investment areas, and leading initiatives within your area of expertise or skillset, you will have the opportunity to demonstrate and use your expertise and knowledge to influence outcomes at the highest level across government and in communities.

If this opportunity appeals to you, and you can provide high level strategic and technical advice, thought leadership on complex issues and whānau centered approaches to operational policy and design, we want to hear from you.

To apply, please send your current CV, a cover letter and a completed application form, quoting IN016 to


Applications close 5pm Thursday 15 March 2018.

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