Policy Adviser, New Zealand High Commission, New Delhi

The New Zealand High Commission New Delhi is seeking to appoint a Policy Adviser to join its small but dynamic policy team. This is a permanent (open tenure) position.

In this key position, you will be responsible for providing policy support with an emphasis on trade and economic issues covering India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Nepal.  The successful applicant should have sufficient experience to enable them to work through technical aspects of regulatory policy, economics, agriculture, food safety and trade and provide informed analysis and advice in these areas.  

You will need to demonstrate the ability to communicate fluently, resolve issues, build and maintain key relationships and be someone who is comfortable working as part of a dynamic multicultural team. Fluency in English and Hindi, both written and oral, is essential.  Knowledge of additional regional languages would be useful.  If you are interested in this position, please click here [PDF, 156 KB] for a full position description. 

All applications must be made in English. You will need to send us a covering letter of no more than two pages, setting out why you are applying for the position, and attach samples of your work to demonstrate how you meet the job criteria, together with a copy of your CV. They should be sent to nzhcindia@mfat.net. Applications must be received by Friday, 26 January. Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.