Do you want to create a positive impact? Do you love a dynamic, challenging and fast-paced working environment? Do you have extra-ordinary organisational and people skills? Are you passionate about uplifting and empowering young people?
Seed Waikato is on the hunt for a “Chief Doer of Things” (shout-out to Pat at One Percent Collective) providing leadership and day-to-day management to their 13 permanent volunteers to execute the 2019-2020 operational plan, which includes event, communications and finance management.
We are looking for someone to cover our Co-founder’s mahi as she takes maternity leave from early August through till December.
Seed Waikato was established in 2017, and is an award-winning, registered charity that provides experiences and opportunities for young people (15-35) to connect and grow. Led by millennials, the movement brings young people together to improve their wellbeing through:
Events and workshops
Seed Waikato’s activities don’t focus on a particular gender, ability, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation or vocation, but instead believe in the power of bringing diverse groups of people together.
The ideal candidate will have:
A passion for youth development
Ability to consistently self-motivate
An understanding of design-thinking and community-led development principles
Demonstrated leadership and management skills
Experience creating and managing digital processes and systems
Experience in stakeholder engagement
Experience with project management
Experience with event and communications management
Experience managing budgets
Experience running meetings
This is a 20-30 hour per week fixed-term contracted role, offered at $30 per hour. You’ll operate out of Creators, a co-working space on Victoria Street, and be provided with a car park. You’ll need to provide your own phone, laptop and transport.
Keen? Applications are open until 8 July. Candidates must two do things:
Send a copy of their CV and Cover Letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
You can download the Job Description here.