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Wellington Region Emergency Management Office: Emergency Management Advisor

WREMO is looking for an individual who is passionate about empowering communities. This is an Emergency Management position with a twist – Community Resilience. You possess outstanding interpersonal skills and the ability seek out and create successes in an ambiguous and unstructured environment. You will have the opportunity to create meaningful outcomes with community leaders and partner organisations. This requires someone with the initiative to create opportunities, not wait for them to be presented. You are an innovative and a lateral thinker and, if required, work under pressure in an operational setting. One of your strengths is enabling others to succeed. This is the rare job that allows you to make a real difference in the world and contribute to the growing field of urbanism and resilience.


Applications close: 28 July 2017


For more information, click here


Caritas: Communications, Marketing and Fundraising Advisor - Wellington

We are looking for a communications advisor who wants to help make a difference in overcoming poverty and injustice. Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand is the Catholic Bishops' agency for justice, peace and development. We are working for a world free of poverty and injustice through community development, advocacy, education, and emergency relief. We plan to recruit for a permanent position for this role in the new year. Great workplace culture. Wide variety of work.

The role involves:

  • Development and implemention of effective communications, marketing and fundraising strategies
  • Writing and publishing newsletters
  • Maintaining the Caritas website and social media channels
  • Preparing internal and external communications
  • Managing relationships with suppliers
  • Preparing presentations for the CE Manager and the Director 

For more information, click here, or email


VSA: Manager International Development- Wellington

This new role, which reports to the Director International Development, will lead a talented team of Wellington-based programme staff who are responsible for delivering in-country programmes, primarily across the Pacific. You and your team will play a key role in developing programmes; assist with selection of volunteers; brief, deploy, manage and debrief volunteers; and monitor and evaluate programmes. You will need a sound understanding of international development, a relevant tertiary qualification, staff leadership experience and strong programme management skills. This will include programme and system development, implementation and monitoring, and administration and financial skills. Your style must be collegial and consultative, and you will need to be a highly effective communicator.


APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Monday, 24th July 2017

For more information and where to apply click here


VSA: Human Resources & Volunteer Recruitment Manager- Auckland

This new role will provide professional leadership to a high-performing team of 4 recruiters responsible for sourcing a broad range of exceptional New Zealanders to undertake volunteer assignments overseas, primarily across the Pacific.

The role also contributes to the HR direction and HR work programme of this highly regarded organisation. Responsibilities include provision of HR advice, policies and frameworks to support employees and volunteers, and deputising for the Director People & Capability as required.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Monday, 24th July 2017

For more information and where to apply click here


Oxfam: Outreach Campaigner- Auckland

Oxfam is looking for someone with:

  • A friendly, enthusiastic manner, able to inspire others.
  • A determined attitude who goes the extra mile to always improve so they can achieve their goals.
  • The confidence to request financial support for Greenpeace campaigns.
  • A belief that if we work together we can build a better world.
  • Experience in face to face fundraising, direct sales, telemarketing or similar role with transferable skills is desirable but not essential.

For more information and where to apply look here


Tearfund: Finance & Operations Administrator - Auckland

This is a diverse and interesting role which will see you providing assistance in a number of important areas. Having a flexible, open and positive approach to work will be crucial in this role as you’ll be responsible for:

  • Undertaking reception duties, providing an excellent customer experience for Tearfund visitors
  • Checking and maintaining Tearfund’s meeting rooms and communal areas to ensure we’re providing a great work environment for our team
  • Providing accurate and confidential administration support where required
  • Assisting the team with accounts receivable activities
  • Updating CRM and accounting records
  • Opening and processing mail
  • Monitoring inboxes and responding/forwarding requests for information
  • Processing supporter packs and
  • Supervising the work of our valued volunteers

Experience working in a diverse administration role where attention to detail and providing a great customer experience was a key requirement would be desirable but is not essential. In order to find the best person/s for this role we’re open to discussing full-time, part-time, flexible hours or a job share opportunity. Our priority is to find another great person to join our motivated and hardworking team. If this sounds like you then we’d love to receive your application

For a full job description, and to apply, click here.


VSA: Volunteers for International Development

VSA assignments are created by local people in the wider Pacific to meet local needs. Our volunteers work alongside them, sharing their skills to make lasting change.

Currently, we are recruiting for:

  • WASH advisers
  • Communications, marketing and fundraising specialists
  • Business and finance mentors
  • IT and web development advisers
  • Health professionals (various disciplines)

To find out more about these roles and other VSA assignments we are currently recruiting for please visit our vacancies page: