New Zealand Government Reviews

Updated 18 Apr 2021

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New Zealand Government Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern
Jacinda Ardern
5 Ratings
  1. "Great employer"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Director in Wellington, Wellington
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at New Zealand Government full-time

    Pros

    Flexible and honest employer. Always opportunity.

    Cons

    Can be difficult to progress across different sectors

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  2. "teacher info"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Teacher in Christchurch, Canterbury
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at New Zealand Government full-time

    Pros

    Good place to work - well resourced

    Cons

    It can get very busy at time


  3. "Wonderful first job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Coordinator in Wellington, Wellington
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at New Zealand Government full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great management and team culture

    Cons

    Sometimes it feels as if the work does not make a difference

  4. "review"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Portfolio Manager in Wellington, Wellington
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at New Zealand Government full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Helping to make New Zealand a great place to raise a child through good policy.

    Cons

    Is only as good as its leaders, and they vary from very competent leaders to non essential.

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  5. "Great"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Accountant in Wellington, Wellington

    I have been working at New Zealand Government full-time

    Pros

    good! it is really good thanks

    Cons

    There is nothing negative i can say

  6. "Principal Advisor"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at New Zealand Government full-time

    Pros

    Contriubting to the wellbeing of people who work to serve New Zealand

    Cons

    the wind in Wellington 67% of the time

  7. "Nothing"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Security Officer in Auckland, Auckland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at New Zealand Government full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Nothing To comment here end

    Cons

    No life a lot of stress

  8. "Data modelling and analysis for NZ Government"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Data Modeler and Integration Consultant in Auckland, Auckland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at New Zealand Government for less than a year

    Pros

    Nice team atmosphere, genuine goals, do something for the country feeling. Not overworked. Do listen to concerns (see Cons) and want to help resolve them.

    Cons

    Infrastructure is limited and incredibly difficult to bring in contemporary cloud services. Slow moving IT services. Some skepticism across parts of the organisation about data analysis.

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  9. "Communications Advisor"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Communications Advisor 

    I have been working at New Zealand Government full-time

    Pros

    challenging, rewarding, high-powered, meaningful, impactful

    Cons

    stressful, lack of work-life balance

  10. "Auditor"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Auditor in Wellington, Wellington
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at New Zealand Government full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexible, family friendly employer

    Cons

    None, it's a great place to work

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