ILANZ, In-House Lawyers Association of New Zealand

Risk Advisor - Wellington

  • Are you an intermediate level risk management professional looking for a new challenge?
  • Do you have the ability to work with a diverse range of stakeholders?
  • Are you keen to be part of something new?
  • Can you work independently but collaboratively in a small team and report to our politicians and external stakeholders confidently?

Wellington City Council is offering the opportunity to take your career in a new direction, adding to your already strong technical competencies in a role where you will contribute to the development of an enterprise risk management framework to strengthen our understanding of enterprise risk management across our diverse and complex organisation.

We need an individual who is passionate about risk management, has the skills to make the complex simple, and is highly motivated to lead change.

If you are highly effective, motivated, pragmatic and seeking a new direction in your career, we want to talk to you about this exciting opportunity.

A professional qualification, experience working in a professional services environment and experience in risk management or assurance are required. You'll need exceptional relationship building skills to order to influence stakeholders, and to effectively champion the benefits of effective risk management. Wellington City Council is passionate about customers, and taking a customer centric approach will be critical for your success.

For more information about this role please refer to the job description or contact Hayley Evans, Head of Legal and Risk, via email:

To apply for this job, please go to our job site and enter the job code 16843SK.

We're looking for people who share our passion for Wellington and have the same values that we do - to make our city an even better place to live and work.