Campaigner - Seabed Mining
Greenpeace is an independent campaigning organisation, which uses creative confrontation to protect Earth’s ability to nurture life in all its diversity.
We challenge the power of big polluters. We resist those who seek to trap us in old destructive mindsets and ways of living on this planet.
We strategically campaign to counter the power that causes this destruction and champion ideas that will pave the way towards a green and peaceful future.
About You and the Role
We are looking for a passionate environmental campaigner to lead our seabed mining work. This person will drive Greenpeace Aotearoa’s campaign to end the threat of seabed mining to Aotearoa and support efforts across the Pacific region.
The ideal candidate will have a strong cultural understanding of the Pacific Islands, and be excellent at building and maintaining relationships with a wide range of stakeholders and allies.
The crises and challenges facing humanity are enormous yet alongside them come unprecedented opportunities for positive change.
Do you want to meet those challenges and opportunities head-on and make a difference? Then we want you!
The Campaigner - Seabed Mining, will gain expert knowledge on seabed and deep sea mining in a domestic, regional and international context.
With support from the team they will develop and implement strategies and tactics which will deliver campaign objectives for the seabed mining campaign.
Tactics and tools will include action and mobilisation, communications, political advocacy and enabling communities.
A key aspect of this campaign will be building relationships with allies already working on the issues, and finding appropriate ways to support, scale and accelerate the work already underway.
This role involves working outside of normal working hours at times. It includes domestic travel sometimes at short notice and occasional overseas travel (when border restrictions permit).
The successful candidate must be eligible to work in Aotearoa New Zealand.
This role is a 12 month fixed term contract
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If this excites you then go for it! Apply with your CV and Cover Letter explaining why you are the most suitable person for the role.
You must hold an existing work permit and be able to work in Auckland to be considered for this role.
Applications close on 19 May 2021 .
Once we have reviewed all applications, we will be in touch via phone or email. Our usual recruitment process consists of a first interview, a consecutive work task, a second interview, reference and police checks.
Greenpeace is an equal opportunity employer with a longstanding commitment of providing a work environment that respects the dignity and worth of each individual.
We recognize and value the benefits and strengths that diversity brings to our employees and the whole organization and we thrive in an environment that encourages respect and trust.
We do not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of age, ancestry, citizenship, colour, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic and would like to invite you, especially to apply!