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Licensed Immigration Adviser

Advertiser: The Regions Immigration Law & RecruitmentMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
9 Aug 2019
Canterbury, Christchurch
Work Type
Full Time
Consulting & Strategy, Strategy & Planning

The Regions is an immigration and recruitment company with a difference. 

We bring skilled migrants, primarily from the Philippines, to New Zealand to work in the dairy sector. The team focus on carefully selecting the right candidates and pairing farm employers and the workers to ensure they have a good fit and a successful relationship.

Our services transform lives, farms and communities for the better. We create opportunities for migrants to enjoy better lives, dairy farmers to ensure greater stability, and local communities to experience greater growth.

The company has grown to a team of 30 staff, all of whom contribute to the company’s core purpose - for betterment - the betterment of New Zealand’s agricultural industry and rural communities. 

About the Role

We are seeking a Licensed Immigration Adviser (LIA), to join our Immigration Team. This robust team is spread across NZ and features 5 LIAs and 4 support staff. The Immigration team works closely with the staff in both the Sales Team, Pastoral Care team, and with offshore partners.

Our ideal candidate will be from Canterbury or North Otago, where they will be charged with setting up and opening our new office. The person will work in tandem with South Island Client Relationship Managers, and head office staff, while performing in person engagements and territory based visits to client locations as the situations require it.

The LIA can be a probationer, intermediate or senior practitioner, as fit with the team is more important than the level of experience.

We are flexible to working office location and willing to work with the new team member to build the ideal infrastructure.

 The ideal person will: 

  • Be a qualified LIA or nearly qualified;

  • Have experience setting up and running a professional office;

  • Be able to show initiative and leadership when working unsupervised;

  • Have experience working in a geographically separate team;

  • Be able to get through high volumes of work accurately and have high professional standards;

  • Be quick to learn, and thrive on feedback;

  • Enjoy a fast paced and dynamic environment;

  • Be enthusiastic about working in a multinational team;

  • Have a strong understanding of dairy farming.




We are a rapidly growing team, with 5 newly created vacancies. This is a fabulous opportunity to be part of a team working to meet the employment needs of the dairy sector and creating new opportunities for new New Zealanders to settle in our rural communities. This team makes a difference to the lives of many people.

This is a new role in a company that has grown quickly with a hard working team of professionals who are bringing skilled workers to our regions. If you are keen to be part of this team we would like to hear from you. 

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