Vacancy – Advocacy Lead

Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand is the Catholic bishops’ agency for justice, peace and development, part of a global federation.

We’re on the hunt for an Advocacy Lead to join our team and bring about positive social justice through education, advocacy and Māori engagement.

The ideal candidate will have strong writing and research skills, experience in an advocacy and/or policy position, and a relevant tertiary qualification.   Reporting to the Chief Executive of Caritas NZ and the Regional Coordinator of Caritas Oceania, they will be responsible for contributing towards the establishment of the advocacy function and framework for Caritas Oceania and Caritas NZ and coordinating programmes aligned to the Caritas mission.   This role offers an exciting opportunity within a close-knit Wellington-based team.