Business Analyst

Date: 21-Sep-2022

Location: NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council


  • Multiple newly created roles on work on a project
  • Working with iconic Auckland organisations like the Zoo and Art Gallery
  • 12 months fixed term role based in Auckland CBD with hybrid working model
  • Great culture where staff are valued and supported



Tātaki Auckland Unlimited combines the power of Auckland’s cultural richness with our successful destination management and economic development programmes. We are New Zealand’s largest producer of cultural, entertainment, sporting and wildlife experiences, and the largest regional economic development agency in the country. Our work touches all Aucklanders and visitors to our region, creating a legacy for future generations. To know more about what we do and what’s on in Auckland visit our website:




He angitūtanga: The opportunity


Our Enterprise Portfolio Management Office team is growing and we are looking for three exceptional Business Analyst to join the team on a 12-month fixed term.  In this role you will identify, document, prioritise, implement, manage, and realise benefits of specific process design, management, and improvements projects.  This includes:


  • Consult with the business and key stakeholders to prioritise and shape the backlog, prioritisation around business value.
  • Apply a range of analytical techniques to uncover the root cause of business issues, facilitate rōpū and business units in the identification, quantification, prioritisation and implementation of improvement initiatives.
  • Share knowledge and coach other Business Analysts.
  • Champion continuous improvement and improved experiences across Tātaki Auckland Unlimited.
  • Engage with end users and subject matter experts to identify, develop, document, validate and endorse the requirements of their business unit for key initiatives.
  • Help organise, participate in, and facilitate relevant meetings and workshops with key stakeholders to elicit business requirements.
  • Provide teams delivering change (including technology change) with requirements, process maps and user stories.



He kōrero mōu: About you


You will have excellent communication and time management skills, including a high level of problem solving and decision-making skills, using professional judgement. You will also bring:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ process improvement experience.
  • Proven experience in working with stakeholders to clearly convey solutions and observations to others.
  • Experience working with large stakeholder groups, or on large complex projects.
  • Previous experience within a public sector role is desirable.
  • Experience in use of Microsoft Office applications, particularly Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook, as well a process mapping tools such as Visio.


Please click here to access the position description.



Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer


So, what’s in it for you? Here at Tātaki Auckland Unlimited we pride ourselves on providing work life balance and inclusive work environment.  In addition to awesome colleagues and work culture we also offer the following benefits:


  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working – work from home options
  • Auckland council benefits (e.g., discounted rates to Auckland council pools & Leisure centers etc)
  • Strong mentoring & career development focus


You also get to contribute to Auckland’s growth, enriching cultural and economic life in Tāmaki Makaurau by creating and sharing experiences and opportunities. If you have a genuine desire to be part of the journey in creating a wonderful experience and positive outcome for Auckland, then please apply now by submitted your CV and cover letter expressing your interest!  All applications must be made online. If you require assistance or support through the application process, please contact us at


Applications close 5 October 2022


Tātaki Auckland Unlimited is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.


Tātaki Auckland Unlimited strongly encourages our employees to be fully vaccinated.