Travel Choice Coordinator


Are you passionate about helping people to make safer, healthier and more active journeys throughout the Wellington Region? Are you a people person with great ideas and energy? Do you thrive on building relationships and inspiring people to make positive changes?

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and highly personable individual to lead and support activities/initiatives within the Travel Choice Team, Regional Transport. We are a small team of dedicated advisors and coordinators who deliver travel demand management and road safety programmes aimed at increasing the uptake and awareness of walking, cycling and public transport across the region.

At Greater Wellington we have a fantastic organisational culture that values strategic thinking, innovation, equality and flexible working arrangements. We need an optimistic team player with an aptitude for inspiring others and adept at communicating messages to a variety of different audiences. As social media and marketing play an increasingly important role in promoting sustainable transport choices, we are particularly keen to hear from you if your skills include digital marketing, graphic design or similar.  

 

The successful applicant will have:

  • Strong initiative and a “can do” attitude

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to target messages to the audience at hand

  • Great social media and marketing skills

  • Collaborative working style

  • Ability to build and maintain relationships with very diverse stakeholders

  • Good understanding of travel demand management and sustainable transport issues

  • Project management experience would be an advantage

  • Good analytical and problem solving skills

  • Experience in running events would be an advantage

     

To apply for this position please view the job description and apply with a cover letter & CV via the link below.

For further information on the role please contact Harriet Shelton, Manager Regional Transport on 04 830 4059.

 

Applications Close: Monday 25 February 2019

Permanent Full Time

Job no: BIAN943573

Location: Wellington City

Closing Date: Monday, 25 February 2019