The Salvation Army NZ

  • Posted: 10 Nov 2023
  • Location: New Plymouth
  • Work Type: Full Time
  • Classification: Banking, finance & insurance
Mō te kaupapa - About The Salvation Army

We are a Christian faith based, not for profit organisation, who identifies and responds to the inequities of people living in diverse and vibrant communities. We are a dedicated and passionate movement working with our sleeves rolled up, delivering services and programmes to people across Aotearoa.

Mō te tūranga - About the role

Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Ope Whakaora ki New Plymouth Corps.

We are looking for a self-motivated Business Manager to manage the business and operational function of three local centres across Taranaki. You will need a kete of diverse approaches to problem solve, strategically plan, and action decisions based on property, fleet, finance, HR, ICT and most importantly support our mission of caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society.

Key tasks

Mōu ake - About you:

Qualification by experience or tertiary qualification in business administration
Minimum of five years' experience in business management or similar
Critical thinking and problem-solving skills are essential
Proven ability in people management
Proven leadership and team building competencies
Confidence in building relationships with community stakeholders and corporate partnerships
Event planning, fundraising, and local marketing skills would be desirable
Understanding of, respect for, and ability to work with The Salvation Army's mission, principles, and Christian ethos
Clean full driver's licence
Ability to travel, including overnight will be required
Be legally entitled to work in New Zealand
Our offer to you:

Great supportive local and regional team connections
Employee Assistance Programme
Free car parking
Working with a great and modest team
Applicants should be adaptable, energetic, self-motivated, and committed to our mission of 'caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society by God's power through The Holy Spirit.

Hours of work: This is a permanent position for a total of 37.5 hours per week

The starting hourly rate will range between $35.93 - $41.77 dependant on experience.

Applicants for this position will need to have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. All employment offers are subject to the completion of a satisfactory police check.

Applications close at 12 noon, Friday 24 November 2023.

About The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army has been transforming lives since 1865. We work in over 130 countries, coordinated by our International Headquarters in London and we are a registered charity under the Charities Act 2005. The Army has over 3,000 officers and employees in New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Samoa and is recognised as a high value employer. The mission of The Salvation Army in New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Samoa is caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society.

The Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer who provides an inclusive work environment and embraces the diverse talent of its people.

The Salvation Army is committed to cultural diversity, and in New Zealand, our Tiriti partnership.

The Salvation Army is committed to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of vulnerable people, including children, and upholding their rights to protection from abuse and/or neglect.

To apply for this job, please go to our job site and enter the job code 4027SK.

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The Salvation Army is a worldwide evangelical Christian church and human service provider. It is committed to caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society - all through the love of God shown in Jesus. The successful applicant should therefore show an ability to identify with the mission and values of The Salvation Army.