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Director of International Programmes

ADRA New Zealand and Australia

Full-time
Wahroonga, Sydney
Applications Close: 8 February 2021

Please note, as this role is based in Australia, to be considered as an applicant you must be legally able to work in Australia. 

About the Role

ADRA Australia and New Zealand is seeking a qualified and experienced International Development professional to join our senior management team.

The Director of International Programs (IP) is responsible for the oversight of the international program operations of ADRA Australia and New Zealand, with particular attention to people leadership, strategy, program development and implementation, and capacity strengthening of partner country offices.

The successful applicant is a servant-leader who is passionate about ADRA’s purpose, “to serve humanity so all may live as God intended”, and is committed to meeting the challenges of this diverse role with enthusiasm, collaboration, and teamwork.

The successful applicant will be an international development professional who loves to make a difference and who will meet the challenges of this diverse role with energy and enthusiasm.

Further details including including the candidate information pack are available here.

ADRA Australia is a child safe and EEO employer.

How to Apply

To apply, candidates should succinctly address each selection criteria, the desirable criteria (if applicable), in their application letter providing examples of past experiences and qualifications. Forward your application letter and resume by 8 February 2021 – along with the names of three work related referees to: [email protected]

If you have questions or need further information, please contact: Alison Young, ADRA Australia and New Zealand, Phone +61 2 9473 9503 or email [email protected]

ADRA Australia is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. The appointing body reserves the right to fill this position at its discretion.

Director of National Programmes

ADRA New Zealand and Australia

Full-time
Wahroonga, Sydney
Applications Close: 8 February 2021

Please note, as this role is based in Australia, to be considered as an applicant you must be legally able to work in Australia. 

About the Role

ADRA Australia and New Zealand is seeking a qualified and experienced National Programs professional to join our senior management team.

The Director of National Programs (NP) is responsible for the oversight of the national operations of ADRA Australia and New Zealand, with particular attention to people leadership, strategy, program development and implementation, and building strong church and community relationships.

The successful applicant is a servant-leader who is passionate about ADRA’s purpose, “to serve humanity so all may live as God intended”, and is committed to meeting the challenges of this diverse role with enthusiasm, collaboration, and teamwork.

The successful applicant will be a national program professional who loves to make a difference and who will meet the challenges of this diverse role with energy and enthusiasm.

Further details including including the candidate information pack are available here.

How to Apply

To apply, candidates should succinctly address each selection criteria, the desirable criteria (if applicable), in their application letter providing examples of past experiences and qualifications. Forward your application letter and resume by 8 February 2021 – along with the names of three work related referees to: [email protected]

If you have questions or need further information, please contact: Alison Young, ADRA Australia and New Zealand, Phone +61 2 9473 9503 or email [email protected]

ADRA Australia is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. The appointing body reserves the right to fill this position at its discretion.

Human Resources Coordinator

ADRA New Zealand and Australia

Full-time
Wahroonga, Sydney
Applications Close: 15 February 2021

Please note, as this role is based in Australia, to be considered as an applicant you must be legally able to work in Australia. 

About the Role

ADRA Australia and New Zealand is seeking a qualified and experienced Human Resources (HR) Coordinator to join our People and Culture team.

The successful applicant coordinates regular human resource functions like supporting the recruitment process, on-boarding, keeping track of employee records and performance appraisals.

The selected candidate will have a broad knowledge of Human Resources as well as general administrative responsibilities. They will be able to work autonomously and efficiently to ensure the end-to-end running of HR projects and operations.  Ultimately, they should be able to contribute to the attainment of specific goals and results of the People and Culture team and the organisation.

This position provides support to the People and Culture Director through the facilitation of established administrative processes in the Agency’s cycle of human resource management.  The position will also assist with Agency accreditation and strategic plan implementation for HR matters.

Services are provided for 50 plus staff members.

Further details, including the candidate information pack, are available here.

ADRA Australia is a child safe and EEO employer.

How to Apply

To apply, candidates should succinctly address each selection criteria, the desirable criteria (if applicable), in their application letter providing examples of past experiences and qualifications. Forward your application letter and resume by 15 February 2021 – along with the names of three work related referees to: [email protected]

If you have questions or need further information, please contact: Alison Young, ADRA Australia and New Zealand, Phone +61 2 9473 9503 or email [email protected]

The appointing body reserves the right to fill this position at its discretion.

About ADRA Australia and New Zealand

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) is the official humanitarian agency of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. As part of the global ADRA network which reaches into more than 124 countries, we are motivated by our faith, to enable people and communities in Australia, New Zealand, the South Pacific, Asia and Africa to improve their health and livelihoods and assist people to prepare for and recover from disasters around the world.

As part of the global ADRA Network, both ADRA Australia and ADRA New Zealand share the same purpose and as from 1 January 2021, an alliance between the two entities was formed with the transition to be rolled out over a two-year period. The Alliance is intended to make both organisations stronger, and as a result, have a greater reach and impact in the communities. Leveraging resources and minimising duplication of work in fulfilling this purpose is expected to increase efficiencies and organisational capacity.

ADRA Australia holds full accreditation with the Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and is a member of the Australian Council for International Development (ACFID) and the Australian Council for Social Services (ACOSS). ADRA New Zealand is fully accredited with the New Zealand Foreign Affairs and Trade and Council for International Development.

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