Current vacancies | WWF New Zealand

Current vacancies


WWF-New Zealand welcomes applications for a new trustee who is committed to the maintenance of a healthy natural environment and has a wide range of governance skills and experience.

Our board has eight trustees and we currently have one vacancy. Following an assessment of our board’s collective skills we seek a member with, in particular, skills and experience in fundraising and marketing. The full range of skills and experience we seek are:

  • Previous governance experience or an understanding of effective governance and strategy.
  • An interest in conservation and the sustainability of ecosystems in the context of human wellbeing.
  • Extensive experience in fundraising and marketing.
  • Some of the following skills, competencies or attributes:
    • natural sciences and systems science
    • governance and law
    • financial and business management - commercial and voluntary sector 
    • an understanding of philanthropy and passionate about the contribution it can make to society 
    • an appreciation of kaitiaki and experience working with iwi
    • strategic planning and futures concepts  
    • is a great networker within their community, region and or business circles
    • who can inspire communities and/or businesses, and has a strong focus on empowering future generations
    • will normally be a financial supporter of WWF-New Zealand.

For more information please read the role specification or contact Dr Morgan Williams, email: or telephone: 021 410 043.

To apply, please send a covering letter and CV to

Applications close at midnight, 23 September 2016.