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Actions Volunteer Coordinator

AucklandNZ$70,000 - NZ$75,000 per yearProgramme

Job description


As a Volunteer Coordinator you will be responsible for ensuring we have a diverse and active network of volunteers and activists who can deliver campaigns to ensure people and the planet thrive. 

  • Develop and implement engagement strategies to put volunteers at the heart of our work

  • Recruit, manage, develop and inspire volunteers and activists to deliver campaigns and epic actions

  • Build and strengthen our volunteer and activist training program


You know what it takes to build a creative and passionate community of volunteers and activists. You are excellent at project management, networking and relational organising. You are self directed, adaptable, and strongly believe in the power of activism.


  • At least three years experience in a similar role within the social change movement

  • Facilitation and training (adult education)

  • Coaching and mentoring 

  • Volunteer development

  • A passion for the environment and the work Greenpeace does

Job requirements

This role is based in Tāmaki Makaurau (Auckland) and is a full time (37.5 hours per week) permanent position.

You must hold an existing New Zealand work permit to be considered for this role.

What we can offer you:

- Zero excess health insurance plan

- Flexible working hours & hybrid work arrangement

- Sustainable commuting allowance
- 4 wellbeing days and Birthday leave

- Long service leave after 4 years

- EAP for professional and personal support

- Pet friendly office

- Topped up parental leave and contribution to childcare costs for returning parents

- Learning and development programme

- All staff training at least twice per year based on engagement feedback

- Access to the Greenpeace global network and skill shares

When you work for Greenpeace Aotearoa, you join a global network of people fighting to protect the environment for future generations to come. Our salaries are competitive with the not-for-profit sector and the range for this role is $70,000 - $75,000.

Greenpeace is an equal opportunity employer with a longstanding commitment of providing a work environment that respects the dignity and worth of each individual. We do not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of age, ancestry, citizenship, colour, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic and would like to invite you especially to apply!

Please note there is no formal closing date for this role, if you are interested we would encourage you to apply as soon as possible.


NZ$70,000 - NZ$75,000 per year