Working at NZ Rugby

RWC2021 Volunteer Programme Manager

Listed 24 days Ago
NZ Rugby
Sports and Physical Recreation

Rugby World Cup 2021 is coming to New Zealand! This is a fantastic opportunity to super-charge women’s rugby. With the tournament kicking off on 18 September 2021 in Auckland and Whangarei, your energy is needed to deliver a world class event that will leave a sustainable legacy for future generations. We are seeking an outstanding Volunteer Programme Manager to join our passionate, hardworking team to deliver this incredible event!  

Our Volunteer Programme Manager will be tasked with bringing the volunteer programme for RWC2021 to life! From developing the overall strategy and implementation, seeking talented individuals and managing the success of the volunteers during the tournament, this is a challenging yet rewarding role for an eager individual ready to roll up their sleeves from the get go. 

The ideal candidate will have

  • Proven experience delivering a volunteer workforce programme or similar 
  • Experience working in events 
  • Workforce management experience 
  • Knowledge of H&S and HR requirements applicable for a volunteer workforce 

About Us 

At NZR we love what we do, we work hard and have fun! You’ll be joining a team of awesome people who are passionate about the game and each other, and you’ll be backed with support to thrive in your role. We know that life isn’t all about work, so we are open to flexible working options. 

We value diversity and inclusion and are committed to improving our cultural responsiveness. We embrace and respect each other’s values and we are so proud to be Rainbow Tick certified. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and walks of life. 

Apply Now!

If you are looking to join a fantastic group of people and think you have what it takes, then don’t delay, submit your CV and   cover letter now! 

Applications close at midday, Sunday, 24 January 2021.

To be considered for this position you must be legally entitled to work in Aotearoa, New Zealand and obtain a clear MOJ check.