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Prosecutor 1

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Job Listing Date
9 Jan 2019
Location
Auckland
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Legal, Criminal & Civil Law

Prosecutor 1

Prosecutor

New Zealand Police

Auckland Region

Permanent, Full-time

Multiple Positions Available

Remuneration range: $73,393.00 - $112,741.00

Job Requisition ID 8063

New Zealand Police are offering an exciting opportunity to join the Police Prosecution Service (PPS) as a Prosecutor, based in the Auckland Metropolitan area.

Are you looking for a structured career pathway with training and development opportunities at all levels? With PPS you will gain a sound knowledge of prosecution processes including advocacy, knowledge of the Law and court practices. In addition, this role will allow you to refine and build on your transferable people skills.

You will be part of a diverse group of Constabulary prosecutors, non-Constabulary lawyers, and support and managerial staff. Dependent on your level of experience and knowledge at entry you will be involved in various out-of-court case management processes, such as file analysis, writing submissions, and liaising with police investigators and defence counsel. In addition, you will be involved with courtroom advocacy, ranging from first appearance courts through to Judge alone Trials and sentencings hearings.

Your knowledge and understanding of key New Zealand statutes, such as the Criminal Procedure Act, Bail Act, and Evidence Act, combined with your desire and motivation to present well-constructed and compelling prosecution cases, will enable you to undertake a vital role in the Criminal Justice Sector.

Skills & Experience:

  • Sound understanding of prosecution and court processes; and
  • Proven ability to communicate persuasively and convey information in a clear, concise and logical manner; and
  • To listen effectively in order to provide appropriate responses under pressure in a face to face setting; and
  • Proven ability to analyse complex information accurately and to produce articulate written responses or submissions.

Special Requirements:

  • To apply for this role you must be a NZ citizen or permanent resident
  • Must have an LLB degree and have the ability to get a practicing certificate.
  • If sworn applicant, must be either qualified to the rank or on the Sergeants Career Progression Framework
  • The successful applicant will be required to undergo a full reference and security check prior to any offer of employment being made

Competencies: – Level 2 Team Manager/Leader

  • Communicate
  • Solve
  • Deliver

    For more information about the above Core Competencies, visit “Our Values” on our website to view our Core Competency Framework: How We Do Things.

Additional Information:

  • Seven positions available
  • Successful applicants must reside in Auckland

To view the position description for this role, please copy & paste the following link in a new browser:

https://www.police.govt.nz/sites/default/files/pd/10-2018/prosecutor_pps_0.pdf

HOW TO APPLY:

If this position sounds like you, click APPLY NOW or visit our Police website: http://www.police.govt.nz/about-us/working-police and select ‘Current vacancies’ to apply today! You will be required to submit a Curriculum Vitae (maximum 4 pages) which provides a brief account of your relevant education, skills and experience. In addition, you must complete an application form telling us why you are interested in the position and how you meet the above Core Competencies of the role, no more than 4000 characters (including spaces), approximately 600-650 words per section.

IMPORTANT: Applications submitted directly through the Government Jobs Website are no longer considered. Please visit our Police website: http://www.police.govt.nz/about-us/working-police and select ‘Current vacancies’ to apply for this position.

PLEASE NOTE:

If you are an existing Police Employee, you must apply through our internal Careers site and include your QID number in your application.

If you are an existing Contractor working for Police, you must apply through the NZ Police career site and create a profile as an external candidate. Please do not include your QID.
 

If you have questions before you apply, contact the team by emailing Tara.Griffin@police.govt.nz  

Applications close at 5pm, Wednesday 23 January 2019.

 

Prosecutor

New Zealand Police

Auckland Region

Permanent, Full-time

Multiple Positions Available

Remuneration range: $73,393.00 - $112,741.00

Job Requisition ID 8063

New Zealand Police are offering an exciting opportunity to join the Police Prosecution Service (PPS) as a Prosecutor, based in the Auckland Metropolitan area.

Are you looking for a structured career pathway with training and development opportunities at all levels? With PPS you will gain a sound knowledge of prosecution processes including advocacy, knowledge of the Law and court practices. In addition, this role will allow you to refine and build on your transferable people skills.

You will be part of a diverse group of Constabulary prosecutors, non-Constabulary lawyers, and support and managerial staff. Dependent on your level of experience and knowledge at entry you will be involved in various out-of-court case management processes, such as file analysis, writing submissions, and liaising with police investigators and defence counsel. In addition, you will be involved with courtroom advocacy, ranging from first appearance courts through to Judge alone Trials and sentencings hearings.

Your knowledge and understanding of key New Zealand statutes, such as the Criminal Procedure Act, Bail Act, and Evidence Act, combined with your desire and motivation to present well-constructed and compelling prosecution cases, will enable you to undertake a vital role in the Criminal Justice Sector.

Skills & Experience:

  • Sound understanding of prosecution and court processes; and
  • Proven ability to communicate persuasively and convey information in a clear, concise and logical manner; and
  • To listen effectively in order to provide appropriate responses under pressure in a face to face setting; and
  • Proven ability to analyse complex information accurately and to produce articulate written responses or submissions.

Special Requirements:

  • To apply for this role you must be a NZ citizen or permanent resident
  • Must have an LLB degree and have the ability to get a practicing certificate.
  • If sworn applicant, must be either qualified to the rank or on the Sergeants Career Progression Framework
  • The successful applicant will be required to undergo a full reference and security check prior to any offer of employment being made

Competencies: – Level 2 Team Manager/Leader

  • Communicate
  • Solve
  • Deliver

    For more information about the above Core Competencies, visit “Our Values” on our website to view our Core Competency Framework: How We Do Things.

Additional Information:

  • Seven positions available
  • Successful applicants must reside in Auckland

To view the position description for this role, please copy & paste the following link in a new browser:

https://www.police.govt.nz/sites/default/files/pd/10-2018/prosecutor_pps_0.pdf

HOW TO APPLY:

If this position sounds like you, click APPLY NOW or visit our Police website: http://www.police.govt.nz/about-us/working-police and select ‘Current vacancies’ to apply today! You will be required to submit a Curriculum Vitae (maximum 4 pages) which provides a brief account of your relevant education, skills and experience. In addition, you must complete an application form telling us why you are interested in the position and how you meet the above Core Competencies of the role, no more than 4000 characters (including spaces), approximately 600-650 words per section.

IMPORTANT: Applications submitted directly through the Government Jobs Website are no longer considered. Please visit our Police website: http://www.police.govt.nz/about-us/working-police and select ‘Current vacancies’ to apply for this position.

PLEASE NOTE:

If you are an existing Police Employee, you must apply through our internal Careers site and include your QID number in your application.

If you are an existing Contractor working for Police, you must apply through the NZ Police career site and create a profile as an external candidate. Please do not include your QID.
 

If you have questions before you apply, contact the team by emailing Tara.Griffin@police.govt.nz  

Applications close at 5pm, Wednesday 23 January 2019.

 

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