ILANZ, In-House Lawyers Association of New Zealand


Employment Relations Consultant - Full-Time - Auckland

Employment Relations Consultant

  • Flexible & supportive work environment with great benefits!
  • A business making a difference
  • Diverse and exciting work

Are you passionate about employment relations, we have a rewarding opportunity to join a team fostering a positive work environment!

About the role

Are you a seasoned professional with a passion for employment relations and a track record of delivering results, we want to hear from you! Our client is seeking a highly motivated and experienced employment relations consultant to join their growing and supportive tight knit team. This permanent full-time role will be based in Aukland and reports to the Head of Employment Relations.

As an Employment Relations consultant, you will provide effective, pragmatic, consistent and timely employment relations advice and support to people leaders and employees to achieve good ER outcomes.

In this role, you can expect a flexible and supportive work environment, with amazing benefits!


What we’re looking for

  • A relevant tertiary degree qualification (ideally in Law or Human Resources)
  • At least 5 years’ experience working in employment relations roles in a complex ER environment
  • Demonstrated capability in advising end-to-end on disciplinary processes (including suspension processes), conducting employment investigations, including interviewing parties, assessing evidence and drafting investigation reports
  • Demonstrated capability in interpreting and applying New Zealand employment legislation and case law
  • Proven stakeholder engagement skills, the ability to build great working relationships with people leaders
  • Proven ability to negotiate effective employment resolutions
  • Able to build strong collaborative relationships
  • Good communication, interpersonal skills and situational awareness


About the business

Our client is focussed to create innovative positive changes in our communities. They pride themselves in making a meaningful difference. They are progressive socially, culturally, and environmentally while they work towards creating change and having an impact. They are very supportive and foster great team culture. Here is your chance to be part of something worthwhile!


How do I apply? 

Click on “Apply Now”. Alternatively, contact us directly and quote reference number 1492370. 

We have a range of inhouse and private practice roles for lawyers at all levels.  If this role isn’t for you but you’d like to hear what else is available, give us a call.  We’d love to hear from you. 


Kathryn Cross BMus LLB

027 700 8049 | [email protected]

Rene Eckardt APRCSA

021 852 725 | [email protected]


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