Job title: Coordinator - Kairuruku
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Part-time
Industry: Not for Profit and Charities
Expertise: Administration & Facilities Māori
Salary type: Annual
Location: Wellington
Job published: 29-04-2022
Job ID: 40292

Job Description

Coordinator – Kairuruku

This is a special and rare opportunity. A dynamic role with lots of variety, meaning and impact across Aotearoa. Each day can have a different emphasis with priorities all connected to responding to community needs. This role offers stable part-time hours giving you the ability to fit work around your life and family needs. It is also your chance to express the values of tika, pono and aroha.

Mō te tūranga - About the role

Our client is a small supportive community organisation that builds research capability for the Tangata Whenua, the Community and Voluntary Sector.

This is a permanent part-time role of 20 hours per week ($30 per hour). The Kairuruku/Coordinator will be working closely with the General Manager and is an integral team member taking care of all manner of things including general administration, planning, fundraising, basic accounts, and programme and project coordination.

He korero mōu – About you

  • You are a pragmatic person who excels at keeping everything and everyone organised, on track and smiling while doing it.
  • You’ll bring with you excellent writing and communication skills.
  • Be comfortable with using different technology applications and willing to learn new software applications.
  • Thrive in an environment which welcomes your enthusiasm, initiative, resourcefulness, and your ability to be independent.

Te wāhi mahi – Working here

Community Research’s vision is to contribute to a fairer, more prosperous, engaged, and inclusive Aotearoa/New Zealand. Their focus is on Te Tiriti o Waitangi and supporting others to be dynamic Treaty partners. They do this by sharing research and resources with people throughout Aotearoa, largely via web-based technologies.

Community Research provides a hub able to disseminate new ideas, share resources, approaches, and good practice research across Aotearoa.

You’ll be joining a small, ambitious, and nimble organisation based in Wellington city, that uses technology to share mana, community knowledge and action.

They offer an environment which provides flexible working arrangements so you can do a combination of hours in the office and homebased. You’ll be supported by a caring, collaborative, and inclusive team. You’ll also have opportunities and support to increase your skills.

Ka pēhea te tono mai - How to apply 

For more information about this role or to request the job description, korero with Mel at Niche Recruitment on 021 242 4339. Apply by sending your covering letter and CV to or use the APPLY button