• Forest & Bird
  • Wellington, New Zealand
  • Jun 26, 2024
Full-Time Administration

Job Description

  • Do you enjoy interacting with people and supporting the smooth running of office operations? 

  • Would you like to take on a wide and varied role where no two days are the same? 

  • Do you have great communication skills? 

  • And would you like to play a part in saving the environment by working with us? 


Forest & Bird is New Zealand's leading independent conservation organisation. For 100 years, we have been advocating and speaking out for nature on land and in our seas, as well as coordinating community-based projects throughout Aotearoa New Zealand. 

The new colleague we are looking for will have 

  • 3-5 years proven success in an Office Administrator or public-facing administration role. 

  •  Confidence and familiarity in using the Microsoft Office suite including Word, Excel, Outlook, SharePoint, OneDrive and Microsoft Teams.  

  • A full New Zealand driver’s license is essential.  

  • Strong service focus and ability to quickly establish rapport with others.  

  • Good written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to communicate effectively. 

  •  The ability to deal with a wide variety of people with a positive, can-do attitude.  

  • Self-motivated, organized, confident with a desire to learn new skills.  

  • This position requires some familiarity with Te Ao Māori including, Te Reo Māori and tikanga. Training & support will be provided to further these skills if necessary 


Royal Forest and Bird Protection Society of New Zealand Incorporated

Job Summary

We are looking for a team-player who would like to join us in our Wellington office and become part of our friendly, busy team. This is a permanent, full-time position of 37.5 hours per week.


$58,751- $63,500

How to apply

If you’ve got what it takes and want to make a difference, we would love to hear from you. 

To apply, please email your CV and a covering letter to 

The closing date for applications is 8am, Monday 22 July 2024. 

We reserve the right to start interviewing candidates and make an appointment if we find the right candidate before the closing date. 

We will only accept applications from candidates who have the right to work in New Zealand. 


Not for Profit

Cause (Sustainable Development Goals)

Climate Action

Job Description (PDF)