The Catholic Agency for Justice, Peace and Development

Programmes Team roles

We are now seeking applications for three roles in the Programmes Team.

Programmes Manager

In this role you will:

•    Report to the Chief Executive, be a member of the senior leadership team and will plan, manage, coordinate and be accountable for Caritas’ development and humanitarian programmes primarily in the Pacific (including Aotearoa) and across the rest of the world;
•    Build and enhance strategic and pragmatic partnerships with Caritas’ partners in New Zealand and internationally;
•    Lead and guide the Programmes Team to achieve expected outcomes.

Job Description


Programmes Coordinator

In this role you will:

•    Through fostering and building trust-based relationships, work with partner organisations to ensure programmes realise Caritas’ commitment to the promotion of justice, peace and development;
•    Utilise specialist skills and knowledge in the management and delivery of community development and humanitarian projects.

Depending on the experience level of candidates, please find Job Descriptions for both Programmes Coordinator and Senior Programmes Coordinator.


Programmes Activities Assistant

In this role you will:

•    Provide project management and administrative support to ensure Programmes Team objectives are met. 
•    Have a keen interest in forging a career in the development sector.

Job Description


In each of these roles you will have excellent relationship management skills, a strong capacity to work cross-culturally and the availability to travel nationally and internationally, as required. You will hold appropriate tertiary qualifications, be committed to the vision, mission and values of Caritas and demonstrate a commitment to social justice

These are challenging roles in an organisation addressing poverty, advocating for environmental justice, partnering with indigenous peoples, responding to crises and connecting with communities. If you have a passion to make a meaningful difference and believe that you have what it takes to contribute to our team we want to hear from you

For more information, contact Catharina Vossen at MICAH Partners by phone on (04) 499 4749 or email your resume and covering letter

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