NZTE welcomes mature aged job seekers

  • NZTE
  • New Zealand
  • 09 Aug, 2021
Full time, Fixed Term Accounting Admin and Office Banking and Financial Consulting and Strategy Executive and General Management Government, Defence and Council Information Technology Marketing and Communications Research Other

Job Description

Ko wai mātou | Who we are:

New Zealand Trade and Enterprise (NZTE), Te Taurapa Tūhono, is Aotearoa's international business development agency, we help companies grow bigger, better, faster, for the good of Aotearoa.

We believe New Zealand is good for the world. We are a country built on ingenuity, poised to disrupt big paradigms from the edge of the world. We are a country charged with the guardianship of our environment, for the future, on behalf of those who came before us.

We are also a country that cannot prosper by simply selling to itself. With commodities still at our core, we must seek more ways to diversify, to enhance the value of our goods and services globally, and to attract smart investments that are good for New Zealand.

That's why we're here at NZTE: to be part of something that's bigger than ourselves. By supporting New Zealand businesses, we boost New Zealand's economy, elevate the national reputation, and help foster important connections.

  • We use our extensive knowledge and global networks to help exporters of all sizes make better decisions and connect to the right partners and investors.
  • We connect international businesses and investors with high-value growth opportunities in New Zealand.

He aha ō painga ki tēnei mahi | Why you will love working here:

By supporting New Zealand businesses, we boost New Zealand's economy and reputation, and help to share what's special about New Zealand with the rest of the world.

We value authenticity, resourcefulness, fresh thinking, and hands-on experience, and we look for talented, commercially driven people who are collaborative, customer-centric and results-focussed. We work with ambitious, knowledge-intensive businesses from every imaginable industry, and their success is our success.

We have around 800 people working around the world to support New Zealand businesses in more than 100 markets. With 54 offices around the world and thousands of businesses to support, there are plenty of opportunities to explore at NZTE. Interestingly, despite our distance and our diversity, we effectively work as One Global Team, united by a well-defined purpose, and by the Māori traditions and tikanga that guide our workplace rituals.

We value the personal growth that comes from the challenges we face, and working in a dynamic, flexible environment and above all, we are driven by the impact we can make, for the good of New Zealand.

He aha e whai ake nei | What's next:

The job we do takes all kinds of people and skills, so the roles on offer at NZTE are diverse. The one thing we all have in common is a shared desire to grow New Zealand. At NZTE, we welcome and encourage mature aged job seekers to visit our Careers at NZTE   page to learn more about us as an employer and check out our “Job Opportunities at NZTE”, please a browse our opportunities to see how you might be part of our team.


We believe Aotearoa is good for the world. New Zealand Trade and Enterprise (NZTE) is an equal opportunity employer. At NZTE it is all about our people and we seek diversity of thought; we welcome and encourage you to apply regardless of ethnicity, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, neurodiversity or disability.

If we need to make specific accommodations in any part of the interview process, please note this in your application or discuss with the Talent Acquisition Specialist.