Communications and Campaigns Advisor

  • NZ Council of Trade Unions Te Kauae Kaimahi
  • Wellington Central, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Nov 20, 2023
Full-Time Marketing, Communications and Media

Job Description

The attached position description outlines the key areas. Please view this.

We are looking for a person who:

·        Has experience in building and executing strategic campaigns in a union or social justice context

·        Has experience in external communications and can proactively identify and act on media opportunities

·        Can offer timely and appropriate communications and campaigns advice

·        Is a confident communicator and can convey information in a creative, clear and concise way

·        Can prepare resource and information material to support union campaigns

·        Understands how to use values-based messaging

·         Has writing and publishing skills to produce communications

·         Adept in using social/digital media

·         Can work easily with a range of people

·         An understanding and a commitment to the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi

·         Has a commitment to unionism and social justice issues

·         Has experience of coordinating and resourcing campaigns

·         Can adapt and prioritise efficiently and effectively – the role involves juggling multiple balls at once and ability to judge what’s important is needed.


NZ Council of Trade Unions Te Kauae Kaimahi

Job Summary

The Communications & Campaigns Advisor will drive the campaigns and communications strategy alongside CTU Leadership, CTU team members and staff from affiliates unions.


$87,343 to $112,215 plus benefits

Cause (based on Sustainable Development Goals)


How to apply

To apply for this position, please send your C.V. along with a covering letter to Sue Windsor at


Applications will close on 1st December 2023 at 5pm

Requirement: Applicants require permanent work rights for NZ with no restrictions

Organisation Type

Not for Profit

Job Description (PDF)