The Department of Internal Affairs

The Department of Internal Affairs

Te Tari Taiwhenua

Building a safe, prosperous and respected nation

 

What our people say about us

We have some awesome people working here at Internal Affairs.  They’re smart, committed and do some fairly spectacular work for New Zealand. Below you can meet a few of our people and what they love about working here.

 

  • Sarah Moore

    Sarah Moore

Opportunities to grow

“It’s the opportunities that DIA offers that adds to my job satisfaction. If you want to develop your career in one place, DIA is the place to be.” 

SARAH MOORE – Acting Team Leader, Counter
Service Delivery and Operations
Auckland Central

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  • Lesa Kalapu

    Lesa Kalapu

We're diverse

“I’ve held many roles, and because of the diversity in DIA and the opportunities that are available here, you don’t need to look outside for progression.”

LESA KALAPU –  Director, Human Resources
Shared Services Branch
Wellington

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  • Stacey Hayward

    Stacey Hayward

We make a difference

“I work in an operational policy space and I love it because I see I’m making a difference and to me that’s what DIA is all about.”

STACEY HAYWARD – Senior Policy Analyst
Policy Regulatory and Ethnic Affairs
Wellington

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  • Rosie Perez

    Rosie Perez

We have awesome people

“I value the people.  If it wasn’t for the my colleagues I don’t know if I would have come as far as I have, they have been so supportive of me.”

ROSIE PEREZ –  Project Coordinator
Technology Services and Solutions
Wellington

 

 

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  • Greg Simpson

    Greg Simpson

Culture is important to us

“What contributes to the realisation of my work goals is  our culture – its innovative and supports making important changes where it counts.”

GREG SIMPSON –  Manager Financial Planning
Shared Services Branch
Wellington

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  • Andrew Jones

    Andrew Jones

Opportunities to grow

“DIA engagement with its staff is one of the reasons I’ve stayed put.  The people are great and opportunities are also really attractive.”

ANDREW JONES –  Acting Business Advisor, Passports
Service Delivery and Operations
Wellington

 

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