The Commerce Commission is New Zealand’s competition, consumer and regulatory agency. Our purpose is to achieve the best possible outcomes in competitive and regulated markets for the long-term benefit of New Zealanders.

Senior Investigator, Competition

  • New Zealand's competition and regulatory agency
  • Complex analysis
  • Project based multidisciplinary environment.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a talented investigator who has the confidence to lead merger, cartel and other Commerce Act investigations.

This is a role for a person who can unravel complex issues, has the ability to understand economic principles and legislation, and can apply this information to real life situations. You will be comfortable leading investigations, have excellent communications skills, sound judgement and a tertiary qualification, ideally in law or economics.  

Key aspects of this role include:

  • leading multidisciplinary investigation teams
  • gathering, reviewing and analysing complex information
  • presenting information either in writing or verbally
  • working with internal and external stakeholders
  • delivering high-quality outcomes for the benefit of markets, business and consumers.

The Commerce Commission is committed to on-going professional development, coaching and mentoring in a modern and supportive environment.

Find out more about this opportunity in the position description below or contact Janet Rees on 04 924 3719 for further information.

To apply for this position please send your CV and a covering letter to

Applications close at 5pm Thursday 22 June.

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