Head of Fundraising & Operations
WWF-New Zealand is the New Zealand arm of WWF (World Wildlife Fund) the world's largest and most experienced independent conservation organisation.
We are seeking an exceptional individual to lead the Fundraising and Operations Team which includes the four key areas of Fundraising, Finance, People Development and Office Management.
Based in Wellington, this senior leadership position reports to the Executive Director and works closely with the Head of Campaigns and the Head of Projects. The key tasks fall into the following areas:
- Participate in and lead aspects of annual planning, budgeting, responding to emerging issues, reporting, compliance, network and board relations
- Leading, managing, coaching and supporting team members in the areas of fundraising, finance, office management and people development
- external relations, partnerships and profile building
- Lead a team of seven
You will need to be well qualified and have demonstrated experience in leadership and strategic and operational management - preferably within a Not-for-Profit organisation. Solid financial experience and the ability to set strategy based on financial analysis is essential.
You will also understand the importance of a successful fundraising function based on large numbers of individual supporters and have had a demonstrated track record in this area.
The ideal candidate would be energetic and professional, able to lead and motivate by example, adept at facilitation and have the ability to create an environment of professional excellence and innovation.
So if you consider yourself to be committed to the values of this iconic organisation, please request more information and the job description before applying from Louise Parkin at Execucare on email@example.com.
Deadline: Monday 24th March
Interviews will be held on 27th/28th March.
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