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Office Administrator
West Coast West Coast New Zealand
Full Time
s.james@forestandbird.org.nz Administration superstar required!, Well respected non-for-profit organisation, Be the glue that holds us all together!.

Forest and Bird is New Zealand's leading membership-based national conservation organisation. We have a proud history spanning over 90 years advocating and speaking out for the preservation of nature conservation at a national level and in our communities throughout Aotearoa New Zealand.

We are looking for an administration superstar to look after our dedicated and passionate team!

This role is a key position for our organisation. We need a confident and friendly team-player to make sure everything we need is there when we need it so our team can focus on giving nature a voice. Our staff members are based all around the country so it is important for the person in this role to have great people skills and the ability to build awesome working-relationships. A can-do attitude is essential because this role is a 'catch-all' for everyone – you name it, you will probably be asked to do it!

To be successful in this role, you will need the following:

  • At least three - five years office administration or reception experience;
  • Good written and spoken communication skills;
  • Strong technical skills (Word, Excel etc.);
  • A high-level of personal organisation and self-discipline;
  • A dynamic and engaging personality with the ability to relate to, and work effectively with, people from all backgrounds;
  • An understanding of or affinity with conservation and the natural world (advantageous).

Our roles are well-sought after so we are looking for the very best candidate to fill this position. Please note this role requires a solid administration background so we will be prioritising candidates accordingly.

The job description for this role can be found on our website here: http://www.forestandbird.org.nz/about-us/our-people/current-vacancies.

To apply, please email your CV and a Cover Letter to our HR Advisor, Susan James at s.james@forestandbird.org.nz showing us why you are the person we are looking for. All applications will be acknowledged with applicants requested to complete an application form if they are successful in securing an interview.

The closing date for applications is 5pm, Sunday 23rd July. Due to the anticipated high-level of responses for this role, we will not be able to accept late applications.

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