Executive Officer

  • Life Education Trust (NZ)
  • Remote (We would like someone from our region which spans from Wanaka to Gore, including Balclutha and Mosgiel.)
  • Jun 04, 2024
Part-Time Accounting/Finance Administration Fundraising Marketing, Communications and Media

Job Description

The Executive Officer plays a key role in supporting the Trustees to successfully deliver Life Education’s programmes across the Heartland Otago – Southland district and ensure the financial security of the organisation via grant and fundraising support. If you are seeking a rewarding career opportunity and want to make a genuine impact on your community, we want to hear from you!

Life Education Trust are looking for someone to manage regular funding applications and be creative in looking for new sources of funding. The ideal person will be well-organised, outgoing and not afraid to approach new and existing contacts seeking sponsorship and other sustainable funding sources. 

You will maintain and develop strong relationships with funders, promote activities and raise the profile of our Trust through media, marketing and communications opportunities. We want someone who can grow our profile and brand awareness and work alongside the Trustees in building community relationships. The Executive Officer will manage administration and accounts to support the effective delivery of our organisation.  

The role is a part time position 60 hours per month, at an average of 15 hours per week, remote/ hybrid. The Trust works in schools from Wanaka to Gore, including Balclutha and Mosgiel.

Organisation

Life Education Trust Heartland Otago/ Southland Trust

Job Summary

If you are seeking a rewarding career opportunity and want to make a genuine impact on your community, we want to hear from you!

How to apply

Applications close Monday 17 June at 5pm, but we will be processing applications as they come in so don't delay. To apply please send your CV and cover letter to vacancies@lifeeducation.org.nz  

Any questions please contact John O’Connell on 021 450 260.

Sector

Not for Profit

Cause (Sustainable Development Goals)

Good Health and Wellbeing, Quality Education

Job Description (PDF)