Office Manager

Salvation Army

  • Wellington

National Māori Ministry, Territorial Headquarters, Wellington

  • Be part of a team that ensures cultural practices are respected & honoured;
  • Bring your depth of administration experience;
  • You will be valued.

About The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army (TSA) 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 2,000 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.

What is the purpose of the purpose of the Runanga?

The Runanga is an executive sub-committee of the Salvation Army Territorial Governance Board. It is responsible for the strategic and governance direction of Maori Ministry services across TSA. It is the guardian of Te Reo Maori me ona Tikanga processes for TSA and ensures cultural practices are respected and honoured. The Runanga advocates for Maori leadership and Maori-led services under a process of te tino rangatiratanga (Maori determination) me te Mana Motuhake (Sovereignty).

You will bring:

  • A strong commitment to delivering excellent customer service and building healthy working relationships both internally and externally;
  • Highly proficient with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel);
  • Well-developed oral and written communication skills;
    • Excellent time management skills and ability to develop and work to a plan, while managing competing priorities;
    • Demonstrated ability to deliver high-quality results and projects to tight timeframes;
    • The ability to problem solve, use initiative and display sound judgement;
    • Good organizational skills for arranging events, developing workplans and organising people.

Essential: When applying for a role with The Salvation Army you may be asked to disclose your vaccination status and provide proof.

Applications close: 5:00 pm Tuesday, 7 December 2021.

Applications to:

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.

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.


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