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Want to work for GirlGuiding New Zealand?

Take a look at some of the positions available throughout the country.
For specific enquiries about any of our vacancies you can contact us during normal business hours or email your query to [email protected]

  • Are you switched on with a passion for figures?
  • Do you enjoy challenge and variety in your role?
  • Have you proven experience in statutory reporting with Tier 2 Not-For-Profit Organisations?
  • Do you have proven experience in providing and communicating analytical information to a range of users?

We have a requirement for a qualified or partly qualified Accountant who is up to the challenge of supporting GirlGuiding NZ. The Assistant Accountant has an integral role within GirlGuiding New Zealand and is accountable or providing financial expertise and value-added advice and services to the National Board, senior management, staff, and volunteers.

We are looking for a person who is a self-starter to bring their skills and knowledge into the organisation. This role will report into and provide support and assistance to the Business Services Manager and the successful person will enjoy a role that offers both the variety and challenge.

Based in the National office in Christchurch, we are looking for someone who has drive and vision as well as the ability to work in a heavily matrixed environment. If you believe you fit the criteria and want to be part of our exciting future, please provide a covering letter with your CV to [email protected]

For a copy of the Role Description click here.

Applications close Tuesday, 9 July 2019.

  • Want to work for a Community-based organisation?
  • Keen to utilise and stretch your HR skills and knowledge?
  • Are you a creative problem solver?

GirlGuiding New Zealand is seeking someone who can provide exceptional HR advice and support to their managers, staff and volunteers across New Zealand.

Being a person that thrives on variety, has impeccable organisational and administrative skills and exudes integrity and discretion, this position is one you can really sink your teeth into.

This role is pivotal to the organisation providing recruitment, payroll support, and day to day HR advice and support, ensuring the organisation has the necessary skilled resource to run smoothly.

You will be adept at building relationships and using your honed communication skills to build trust with staff and volunteers ensuring action is taken and follow through is provided whenever required.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Proven HR experience
  • Integrity and discretion
  • High level of communication and relationship management skills, including written and verbal communication
  • High attention to detail and accuracy
  • Huge initiative and the ability to be proactive
  • Strong customer focus

This is an exciting time to join the team as the scope of the role is wide-ranging and involves supporting a variety of tasks with a supportive and friendly working environment. If you fit the criteria above, please apply with your CV to: [email protected]

This role is full time-based in our Christchurch office. Preferably the successful applicant will have an understanding of not-for-profit organisations. 

Download the Role Description here.

Applications close: 15 July 2019

  • Do you have a background in education or working with young people?
  • Do you want to make a difference in the lives of girls & young women?
  • Do you have a sense of fun and adventure?

GirlGuiding NZ is all about enabling girls and young women to develop into confident, adventurous and empowered leaders in their communities.

We are seeking someone who has the skill and passion to really influence how girls in local communities can be themselves while having fun and gaining life experiences through exciting GirlGuiding programmes. As part of the Development Team, you will be working closely with your colleagues to create an online offering for girls – this is a new initiative and requires someone with a dynamic approach!

You will also play a key role in ensuring a quality and engaging programme is offered online, contributing to growth and retention.  To cater for today’s girls as go-getters, innovators and risk takers, you will also contribute to the development of programme material and other guiding initiatives as needed for various events and activities which could include Outdoors, STEM activities and one-off events.

To be successful in the role you will be comfortable working with programme users and volunteers involved in programme delivery, providing advice and support where needed. You will also be involved in testing the digital programme with end users and helping inform development.  

Previous experience in the development of activity and programme material and resources, including for online learning would be desirable as would be an understanding of volunteer-based organisations.

This position is full time and based at our national office in Christchurch.

 

If this sounds like you then you could be just the person we need!

 

If you want to be part of our exciting future, please provide a covering letter with your CV to [email protected]
For a copy of the job description click here.

Applications close Monday, 8 July.

Our volunteers specialise in empowering girls and young women to take action to change their world. Be part of a team making a real difference in your community and enjoy the exciting opportunities that’ll come your way!

As a Facility Co-ordinator you will:

  • Carry out day to day duties of one of our sites
  • Take enquiries and turn into bookings
  • Ensure the sites are kept clean and tidy
  • Assist with keeping our buildings safe (Hazard Registers, Complaint etc. ) and well maintained (assist with maintenance requirements/meeting contractors onsite etc.)

Time commitment

  • This role can vary according to the site and will be flexible to work around your existing schedule.

Role description

More information on this role can be found in the Facility Co-ordinator-  Role-Description

Applications

If you’d like to become a facility co-ordinator or assist at one of our sites please send a letter of application explaining why you should be considered for a role with your CV to [email protected].

Our volunteers specialise in empowering girls and young women to take action to change their world. Be part of a team making a real difference in your community and enjoy the exciting opportunities that’ll come your way!

As a Local Co-ordinator you will:

  • Work with a team of volunteers to ensure they deliver an engaging, relevant and fun programme for girls and young women.
  • Maintain a girl-led focus to ensure girls have a voice.
  • Build collaborative and supportive relationships with your team and the wider Guiding community.
  • Work with volunteers and staff team to ensure a quality programme is delivered.
  • Receive approximately 6 hours of initial training, with on-going training and support as part of the role.
  • Gain transferrable skills that are respected by employers nationwide.

Time commitment

  • This role will require a commitment of 3-4 hours per week. We offer a degree of flexibility to work around your existing schedule.

Role description

More information on this role can be found in the Local Co-ordinator – Role Description

Applications

If you’d like to become a local co-ordinator please send a letter of application explaining why you should be considered for a role with your CV to [email protected].

If you’d like to know more or sign up for our other volunteer roles click here.