Personal Assistant

Personal Assistant

Job title: Personal Assistant

Company: New Zealand Transport Agency

Job description: Are you a Personal Assistant guru looking for an opportunity to showcase your skills? Or, an experienced Administrator keen to develop and dive into the PA world? We have just the role for you! This is an awesome opportunity to bring your PA skills to assist two of our fantastic Regional Managers here at Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency. Personal Assistant’s make connections right across the business, with plenty of opportunity for growth and professional development. Collaborative

Waka Kotahi offer a range of incredible benefits for our employees, including flexible working, WFH, insurance benefits, e- bike subsidies and a host of others which can you can check out here

This is a fast-paced and varied role – you will never be bored! You’ll draw on your skills in efficiency, proactivity, organisation, professionalism, communication and confidentiality. If you are an energetic, agile and driven Administrator – come join our fun, professional and dedicated team!

Ko koe tēnei | About you

To be successful in this role, you will bring:

  • Proven experience in a senior administration or executive/personal assistance activities
  • Experience in diary and email management for senior managers
  • A proven use of initiative skills and experience in planning, prioritising and working under pressure
  • Discreet and tactful when dealing with confidential, commercially sensitive and personal work-related information
  • Set high standards including accuracy, attention to detail and meeting deadlines
  • Continuous improvement ethos, experience looking for and implementing business process improvement
  • Synergetic team skills and is skilled at fostering and building relationships
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office Suite

Ko wai mātou | About us

At Waka Kotahi, the NZ Transport Agency, it all starts with our people. The organisation’s performance and success relies on the people who choose to make this a great place to work and make a difference for Aotearoa. The Transport Agency has a strong future focus, aware that new technologies and changing customer expectations mean the transport system we know today will not be the one we deliver in ten years’ time.

Our Corporate Support Group provides key specialist corporate functions that are core to enabling Waka Kotahi to run efficiently and to achieve organisational excellence internally and for the land transport system.

Rā Katinga | Applications close: Sunday, 21 November 2021 @ 11:59pm

For more details, please check out the position description at

If you would like for further information, email

To be considered for this position you must have a legal right to live and work in New Zealand. Please note that we may begin shortlisting as we receive applications. We encourage early applications as we may withdraw the advertising at any time

NZ Transport Agency is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). At the Agency we recognise the importance of diversity and inclusion and are dedicated to providing a working environment that embraces these values. Please let us know if you need any assistance or have any access requirements that will help you through the recruitment process.


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Location: Wellington

Job date: Fri, 12 Nov 2021 02:47:55 GMT

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