Fundraising Manager – Project Island Song

  • Fixed term contract: one year, average 20 hours a week, 48 weeks of the year – contract renewal subject to performance
  • Bay of Islands based – Kororāreka Russell office with opportunities to work from home

We’re looking for an exceptional and multi-faceted fundraiser, who is innovative, supportive, and collaborative. The ideal candidate will be an outstanding relationship manager with the ability to take Project Island Song’s fundraising to the next level.

This exciting new role will be responsible for leading the Project Island Song fundraising strategy. The successful candidate will have a passion for conservation and the environment. They will be a natural communicator who will enjoy building strong relationships internally with the team and project partners, and externally with donors and other influential connections. With a meticulous attention to detail and quality, they will excel in developing impressive and compelling written and verbal proposals, presentations, and reports for donors. They will have a proactive approach that is impact focused and the drive, resilience, and flexibility to achieve successful fundraising outcomes. They will thrive in a fast-paced working environment with multiple deadlines and demands. As a collaborative team player, they will be happy to share ideas, critically appraise funding proposals and reports, take constructive feedback and support additional work when required.

If this sounds like you or someone you know:

Download the full position description here

For further information about Project Island Song, check out these links for our key programmes, strategic focus, and our most recent annual report.

Download key programmes

Download strategic focus

Download annual report

To apply, please email your CV and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by the closing date of 5pm Friday 27th May 2022.

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