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About us
About us

Join us

Kia kotahi te hoe – we work together with the community in mind - it is an exciting time to join the team.

Foundation North’s vision is Enhanced Lives. We seek to do this in Tāmaki Makaurau and Te Tai Tokerau by being responsive to changing community aspirations and needs, focusing our mahi for greater impact. We provide around $40 million in funding support each year, to enable not-for-profit initiatives large and small to respond to the needs of their communities now and for generations to come.

Our team

Open vacancies

  • Funding Support Administrator
    AucklandAuckland
    This a great opportunity for a superstar administrator, primarily responsible for providing secretarial support to the Funding Manager and support to the Funding Unit to achieve their objectives. You will need to have lots of initiative, be proactive and approachable, work autonomously, and plan and organise to an exceptional level.
  • Data Insights
    AucklandAuckland
    Alongside the Business Systems Analyst, this role translates data from multiple sources into rich, meaningful information that Foundation North can use for values-driven decision-making and provide insights for the philanthropic and community sectors. The advice this role provides will help develop strategies for achieving Key Performance Indicators along with providing reports that measure progress against objectives.
  • Engagement Advisor x 2
    South AucklandSouth Auckland
    As Engagement Advisor South Auckland your key role is to actively engage with community, and other stakeholders within South Auckland to find opportunities that align to our four focus areas. You will grow and nuture existing relationships, provide advice on funding pathways, respond and plan funding-related support across a variety of platforms aimed to assist and catalyse opportunities for our priority communities. On the road much of the time, weekend and evening work should be expected. The busy role is based in South Auckland and will work closely with members of the Engagement Team and the wider Funding Unit.
  • Engagement Advisor
    NorthlandNorthland
    As Engagement Advisor Northland your key role is to actively engage with Hapu, Iwi, Communities and other stakeholders to seek out opportunities that align to our four focus areas. You will grow and nuture existing relationships, provide advice on funding pathways, respond and plan funding-related support across a variety of platforms aimed to assist and catalyse opportunities for our priority communities. On the road much of the time, weekend and evening work should be expected. The busy role is based in Taitokerau and will work closely with members of the Engagement Team and the wider Funding Unit.
  • Engagement Advisor
    AucklandAuckland
    As Engagement Advisor Auckland your key role is to actively engage with community, and other stakeholders within Auckland to find opportunities that align to our four focus areas. You will grow and nuture existing relationships, provide advice on funding pathways, respond and plan funding-related support across a variety of platforms aimed to assist and catalyse opportunities for our priority communities. On the road much of the time, weekend and evening work should be expected. The busy role is based in Auckland and will work closely with members of the Engagement Team and the wider Funding Unit.

    If you're interested in this role, or would like more information, please get in touch with Debbi Hulme-Parkinson, Director of DHP Consultancy Ltd, on 021 169 6151 / DHPConsultancy@outlook.com
  • Funding Assessor
    AucklandAuckland
    This is a great opportunity for a critical thinker with exemplary written and verbal communication skills to join our assessment team. As a Funding Assessor, your key role is to assess requests for funding across all of Foundation North’s funding programmes, and make recommendations that align with our focus areas. You will have a keen eye for detail, set high standards for your work and be able to complete work to set timeframes.