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StatsNZ

4.2
  • #22 in Public service & utilities
  • 1,000 - 50,000 employees
  • Government & Public Service
  • Technology

Stats NZ Tatauranga Aotearoa is New Zealand's official data agency. We collect and produce data and statistics and lead the government data system, to unleash the power of data to change lives.

At Stats NZ you can expect to work with great people in a work environment where diversity is celebrated.

We offer flexible working hours, competitive salaries and generous leave entitlements. You'll have the opportunity for secondments and rotations and be able to manage your own career aspirations through our development pathways. For early career professionals, this includes participation in our Emerging Professionals and Mentoring programmes.

You can also join communities of practice that interest you, and even apply for funding to study relevant tertiary qualifications.

Stats NZ's 1,000 employees come from a range of backgrounds - from statistics and mathematics to sociology, economics, finance, information technology, project management, human resources and more. We have offices in Auckland, Wellington, and Christchurch, as well as staff working remotely across New Zealand.

We're looking for engaging people who think conceptually and innovatively, understand the needs of others, show curiosity and tenacity, and work well within a culture of transparency and collaboration.

If you're keen to help us change lives through unleashing the power of data, check out the current vacancies on our website.

Graduate Review

Overall Score
4.2
Overall score based on 5 reviews
They Score Best in…
8.8
Corporate Social Responsibility
9
Salary
8.8
Training
9.4
Work Hours
8.8
Corporate Social Responsibility
9
Salary
8.8
Training
9.4
Work Hours
What Graduates Say About Them
  • Social and a genuinely friendly environment.
  • Flexible working arrangements. Lots of career development opportunities.
  • Not working for profit.
  • The people, the culture, and how everyone is very encouraging of Te Ao Māori
  • Friendly environment, culturally influenced
  • There are parts of the organisation that don't 'get' (or want to 'get') what we're doing despite support from senior and executive leadership.
  • Workload can be cyclical, with busy and non-busy periods.
  • Processes are still quite manual - we need to utilise the latest technology more.

Opportunities

Locations With Opportunities
  • Wellington, Auckland, Christchurch
Hiring Candidates With Degrees In
B
Business & Management
E
Engineering & Mathematics
H
Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences
I
IT & Computer Science
S
Sciences

Graduate Success Stories


  • Graduate stories
In my perspective, the greatest gift of my job is knowing that my work makes a difference in someone else’s day.

Amirah Ali

  • Graduate stories
In my perspective, the greatest gift of my job is knowing that my work makes a difference in someone else’s day.

Amirah Ali

  • Graduate stories
I work in an environment that understands the importance of keeping one’s skills up-to-date and gives us time throughout the week to focus on professional development.

Jarrod Bakker

  • Graduate stories
I work in an environment that understands the importance of keeping one’s skills up-to-date and gives us time throughout the week to focus on professional development.

Jarrod Bakker

  • Graduate stories
In my perspective, the greatest gift of my job is knowing that my work makes a difference in someone else’s day.

Amirah Ali

  • Graduate stories
In my perspective, the greatest gift of my job is knowing that my work makes a difference in someone else’s day.

Amirah Ali

  • Graduate stories
I work in an environment that understands the importance of keeping one’s skills up-to-date and gives us time throughout the week to focus on professional development.

Jarrod Bakker

  • Graduate stories
I work in an environment that understands the importance of keeping one’s skills up-to-date and gives us time throughout the week to focus on professional development.

Jarrod Bakker


A Day In The Life Of


  • Day in the life

Sina

Sina is a Statistical and Data Analyst at StatsNZ.
  • Day in the life

Sina

Sina is a Statistical and Data Analyst at StatsNZ.
  • Day in the life

Sina

Sina is a Statistical and Data Analyst at StatsNZ.
  • Day in the life

Sina

Sina is a Statistical and Data Analyst at StatsNZ.