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Maintaining and strengthening the high level of professionalism we have at Rationale is very important to us and our recruitment process is as much about finding someone with the right mindset as it is about finding the right skills.

At Rationale you’ll have a genuine impact at a national level with a wide variety of rewarding, challenging work. Using your experience you’ll support the Rationale team to help government and business leaders to make evidence-based decisions.

Based in Queenstown Lakes, Dunedin or Wellington, with a lifestyle that is second to none, employees are part of a team that ensures a healthy work-life balance is a core pillar of how we do business. We are proud of our culture, flexible structure, and employee benefits.

Professional development and career progression is a core element of our organisation. Working alongside leaders and experts on projects of national significance, our team are regularly challenged and grow throughout the process. Rationale takes pride in our ability to mentor, support and develop our employees in a collaborative environment.

Being part of the team at Rationale is a great mix of challenge, progression and fun. I’m constantly pushed to do my best, in my professional and personal life. We’ve got a great team and I’m stoked to be a part of it! - Emily Walker


Career Potential
Rationale’s services and client base are constantly evolving and so are opportunities for our people. We invest in personal and professional growth and support our employees in their professional and personal lives. We encourage connectivity with industry body memberships and participation in a wide variety of events to ensure we all grow and thrive.

Attractive Remuneration and Benefits
Rationale offers attractive salaries and employee benefits, we work across the country on interesting projects. We offer a career path with mentoring, professional development, and unrivalled company culture that prides itself on celebrating success.

The Rationale team are like whānau – people really are our biggest asset. We focus on wellbeing, looking after our team, their families and loved ones. We regularly celebrate achievements, both in and out of the office.

Supportive Environment
Wellbeing is critical. Whether you want to take a leap forward in your career or tackle personal challenge, we’ll support you all the way. We offer flexible hours, agility to work from home and secondments with fascinating work around the country.

Team Challenges
We thrive on challenge and enjoy the hard stuff - it’s central to how we look at the world. Some of us are competitive athletes, some of us are enthusiastic supporters, some are has-beens chasing past glory. Whatever the case, we love being out there doing it. We share extensive and unrivalled team activities and support each other in whatever challenge we’re undertaking.

We support each other to have a healthy work-life balance and will actively seek to make changes if we identify a lack of balance.



We’re always looking for smart, driven and fun people to join the wider Rationale team. Right now, we are actively recruiting to grow our team.

If you’re the kind of person who loves solving wicked problems and enjoys a challenge, both professionally and personally, then we’d love to hear from you.

The work we do is always changing and we’re constantly looking for new ways to help our clients, whether that’s number crunching, engaging with our communities, facilitating workshops or helping visualise evidence in new and innovative ways.

If this sounds like your cup of tea and you’re looking to join an awesome team who are helping communities across New Zealand, please email info@rationale.co.nz for more details.





Managing Director

021 442 730 eguy@rationale.co.nz


Business Manager

027 465 4474 htaylor@rationale.co.nz