Company AgResearch
Location Christchurch City, Canterbury
Listed Fri 5 Jan, 4:11 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference C60124
AgResearch is the Crown Research Institute tasked with delivering leading agricultural science and innovation to benefit the wider New Zealand economy. Our internationally-recognised scientists work across the agricultural sectors in collaboration with a range of stakeholders both nationally and internationally, putting science and innovation at the forefront. We are a unique organisation that is driving prosperity by transforming agriculture.

This Research Office Analyst position exists to support the Research Office to deliver on AgResearch's organisational KPIs, its Statement of Corporate Intent (SCI), project processes and reporting requirements. The Project Specialist will support other relevant Research Office staff to ensure efficient management of relevant funding round workflows.

Key Accountabilities include:
  • Working closely with internal parties, monitoring primarily internal funding processes and co-ordinating delivery of these.
  • Researching and collating information to support the Research Office, Science Group Leaders and wider Leadership Team.
  • Key areas of focus will be in planning and reporting, funding process support, internal investments, business analysis and finance contracts and support

About you:
  • Tertiary qualification in relevant field
  • Equivalent experience in a large organisation
  • Excellent analytical ability and presentation skills
  • Demonstrated understanding of good Project Management practices
  • Great communicator


Your Everyday
Beautiful campuses & great Learning and Development opportunities

Your Health
Generous leave provisions & access to the group scheme for health insurance

Your Family
Income and life insurance & supportive family friendly working environment

Your Extras
Optional 5th week annual leave, multiple retail discounts & All of Government Westpac banking discounts

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.