International Delegate-Climate Change

We have an exciting opportunity for a casual International Delegate - (Climate Change) to join our team in Wellington. 

International Delegate-Climate Change

Are you interested in being an International Delegate for NZ Red Cross?  We have a wonderful opportunity for someone who is skilled in Climate Change and willing to undertake a 1 year contract based in Suva, Fiji.   

Do you have the following:

  • University degree in a relevant field
  • Experience in climate science, climate services, forecast-based financing and early warning early action
  • Experience implementing participatory workshops, training and capacity building initiatives
  • Practical knowledge in integrating climate change adaptation and mitigation Disaster Management programming
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills, including experience working in cross-cultural contexts and across multi-organisational teams
  • Strong communication skills, including written
  • Ability and willingness to travel regularly across the Pacific including remote locations, sometimes for extended periods

Red Cross is the world's largest humanitarian organisation, working together towards our mission to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilising the power of humanity and enhancing community resilience.

New Zealand Red Cross is a New Zealand wide organisation with over 14,500 members and 500 staff.

We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce and adhere to best practice equal employment opportunity principles in all aspects of our recruitment and our ways of working.

To download the job description and to apply for this position please click the 'Apply Now' button to be taken to the New Zealand Red Cross Careers page.

All applications MUST be submitted online. 

Applications close 5PM, Wednesday 30 September 2020.

You must have the right to live and work in New Zealand to be considered for this job.

If you wish to discuss this opportunity or for further information, please contact Vivienne Euini at Vivienne.Euini@redcross.org.nz

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