- Full Time
- Advocacy and Campaigns, Environment and Sustainability, Executive and Senior Management, Management
- Not For Profit (NFP)
- Job posted on: 18 Jul 2019
- Applications close: 15 Aug 2019 (expired)
Greenpeace exists because this fragile earth deserves a voice. It needs solutions. It needs change. It needs action. It needs you.
Greenpeace is taking action all over the world for our planet’s future. Our volunteers, activists and staff come from all corners of the globe, cover the age spectrum and come from all walks of life. What they all have in common is their commitment to working for a green and peaceful future for everyone. With creative local actions for the planet they positively affect their communities, their countries, and ultimately, the world at large.
Greenpeace New Zealand are looking for a Programme Director to lead, plan, design and deliver GPNZ’s programme of campaign, mobilisation, communication, investigations and non-violent direct actions (NVDAs).
This role has multiple purposes including to provide leadership and management to the whole of Greenpeace New Zealand as a member of the Senior Management Team, alongside the Fundraising Director, the Organisational Support Director and the Executive Director. The members of the Fundraising and Organisational Support teams are critical to achieving the overall kaupapa of the organisation.
You will be required to provide strategic leadership to the planning, design and delivery of an ambitious and courageous programme of Greenpeace campaigns which aim to prevent catastrophic climate change and save the remaining biodiversity of this beautiful planet.
This programme of campaigns needs to fit within our theory of change, which is that it will take mobilised people power to change the world for the better. We need to build the Greenpeace organisation and we need to use that organisation to help build a people’s movement alongside our
You will be using your highly effective leadership skills to lead and manage the Programme Team. This Team includes experienced specialists in mobilisation, communications, investigations, and non-violent direct action as well as lead campaigners and generalist campaigners. As part of the Programme Team, the Programme Director provides strategic leadership, enables creativity and support to help this team to be the best they can be.