Communications Manager job vacancy

Permanent, full time, 37.5 hours

Want to be part of a vibrant philanthropic organisation? Each year the Trust distributes a percentage of its profits generated from the global investment portfolio as grants to help organisations carry out charitable, philanthropic, and recreational projects of benefit to people in the region.

In 2020 the Trust granted over $11 million to over 600 community organisations and projects around the region.

The Trust is seeking a Communications Manager with broad senior communications experience to join our effective team of ten staff. This role will report to the Chief Executive.

The Communications Manager will be responsible for developing the communications strategy, public relations, external and internal communications, media relations, website, social media, printed materials and event management.

Complementing an effective Trust Waikato team, you will be respected for your expertise, ‘can do’ attitude, and excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Essential to the role is being a degree qualified, experienced communications professional with an understanding of the community sector and a current driver licence.

You will be a competent public speaker and highly skilled writer with a passion for the philanthropic and voluntary sector and honour the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

Salary range $85,000 -$94,999

This job closes on 22 June at 5.00 pm.

All enquiries to Robyn McCulloch 0272405262 or