Chief Doer of Things – Seed Waikato – Hamilton

Job Description
Seed Waikato is on the hunt for a “Chief Doer of Things” (shout-out to Pat at One Percent Collective) providing leadership and day-to-day management to their 13 permanent volunteers to execute the 2019-2020 operational plan, which includes event, communications and finance management.

The contract will cover the Co-founder’s mahi as she takes maternity leave from late July through till December.
Seed Waikato was established in 2017, and is an award-winning, registered charity that provides experiences and opportunities for young people (15-35) to connect and grow. Led by millennials, the movement brings young people together to improve their wellbeing through:
+ Events and workshops
+ Digital education
+ Political participation
+ Volunteering
Seed Waikato’s activities don’t focus on a particular gender, ability, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation or vocation, but instead believe in the power of bringing diverse groups of people together.

The ideal candidate will have:
+A passion for youth development
+Ability to consistently self-motivate
+An understanding of design-thinking and community-led development principles
+ Demonstrated leadership and management skills
+ Experience creating and managing digital processes and systems
+ Experience in stakeholder engagement
+ Experience with project management
+ Experience with event and communications management
+ Experience managing budgets
+ Experience running meetings
This is a 20-30 hour per week fixed-term contracted role, offered at $30 per hour. You’ll operate out of Creators, a co-working space on Victoria Street, and be provided with a car park. You’ll need to provide your own phone, laptop and transport.

How to Apply
Keen? Send a copy of you CV and Cover Letter to seedwaikato@gmail.com

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