Senior Māori Communications & Marketing Officer

23 Dec, 2020

Ehara taku toa, he takitahi, he toa takitini
My success should not be bestowed onto me alone, as it was not individual success but success of a collective

Hauora Hinengaro o Aotearoa/The Mental Health Foundation of New Zealand is looking for a new kaimahi to join our communications and marketing team.

This is a new role for an experienced communications and marketing practitioner, responsible for the delivery of resources and campaign materials, generating media opportunities, coordinating design, and delivering and monitoring social media activity for whānau Māori.

You will:

  • be an exceptional writer and communicator
  • have at least five years’ experience in a communications and marketing role specifically working for Māori audiences
  • have an inherent and deep understanding of te ao Māori worldviews
  • have existing contacts within Māori networks
  • have a strong news sense and understanding of the media
  • have experience using social media to connect with Māori to engage and inspire

Knowledge of te reo Māori is highly desirable but not essential.

This is a chance to help develop new resources that work to prevent suicide, contribute to improving the hauora hinengaro of whānau Māori and contribute to nationwide mental health and wellbeing campaigns.

This role reports to the communications and marketing team lead and will work closely with our Māori Engagement manager and team.

Please complete this BambooHR application if you wish to apply:

Applicants for this role must have NZ Residency or a valid Work Visa.

Applications for the role close on Friday, 22nd January at 1pm.

Nau mai, haere mai, ki Hauora Hinengaro o Aotearoa.