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Employment Opportunities with Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand

Posted on 22 March 2024

Executive Assistant (EA) 

to support the Chief Executive

Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand

Location: Wellington Central

Job type: Full time

Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand is the international aid and development agency of the Catholic church, and a longstanding member of Caritas Internationalis, an international confederation of over 160 aid, development, and social justice agencies. Caritas’ mission is to strengthen the voice of the poor and vulnerable.  Our work strives for a world free from poverty and injustice through international development, advocacy, education, and emergency relief. 

We’re on the hunt for an experienced Executive Assistant (EA) to support the Chief Executive. The ideal candidate will have plenty of EA experience, excellent communication skills, and the ability to manage time well.  Reporting to the CE, they need to be able to handle sensitive matters with discretion, demonstrate attention to detail, and understand modern business systems. Affinity with Caritas' mission is a plus. This role offers an exciting opportunity within a close-knit Wellington-based team. 

Apply Now!

If you have a passion to make a difference, see yourself having a strong alignment to Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand’s values and faith-based aid work aimed at reducing poverty and injustice globally, are ready to join a dedicated and committed team where your initiative, reliability, and commitment to excellence will be valued, then this is the career opportunity you have been waiting for. 

Please note only permanent residents of New Zealand, or those who have the right to work in New Zealand may apply.

To apply in confidence please email your application to Confidential enquiries can be made to Natalie Thain on 027 245 9535 or Lara McConachy on 021 680 443.



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