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Current vacancies



Kaihautū Taiao (Environmental Science Director)
Kia noho ngātahi te tangata ki ngā kura taiao. Help build a future where people live in harmony with nature.

Aotearoa’s unique species and ecosystems need a creative, innovative leader who recognizes the connection Māori have to this environment. Is it you?

WWF-New Zealand is looking for a Kaihautū Taiao/Environmental Science Director. This new role won’t be given to just anyone. We need a true innovator with mana and experience to lead a passionate team working to gift New Zealand with global leadership in environmental innovation. Someone with a particular knack at seeing the long view, based on a deep understanding of science, mātauranga Māori and politics, while building with their team and stakeholders’ pathways to desired goals.

We seek a senior leader who knows how to team up Knowledge and Science with Marketing and Finance to build a system that creates science-and-knowledge-based products that people want to be part of, in order to build a funding stream that will support greater investment in science-and-knowledge based innovation.


How to apply?

Please apply by emailing your CV and cover letter (the cover letter should be 2 sides maximum) in a single document to applytowwfnz@wwf.org.nz 

Please review the position description carefully and evidence how you meet the skills, experience and personal attributes required in your cover letter.
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