Position Description

Telefundraising Team Leader
Location Auckland
Job Code TFTLJan19
# of openings 1
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Who we are:

Greenpeace is taking action all over the world for our planet’s future. Our volunteers, activists and staff come from all corners of the globe, cover the age spectrum and come from all walks of life. What they all have in common is their commitment to working for a green and peaceful future for everyone. With creative local actions for the planet they positively affect their communities, their countries, and ultimately, the world at large.

Greenpeace exists because this fragile earth deserves a voice. It needs solutions. It needs change. It needs action. It needs you.

What we need:

As a Telefundraising Team Leader you will lead from the front by reaching your own key performance indicators as well as motivating, inspiring and coaching your team to do the same. You’ll provide inspirational leadership and day-to-day management of your team. You will be responsible for maintaining our diverse, supportive and collaborative environment.

You and your team will be connecting with the public to increase engagement levels and financial resources for Greenpeace; we contact future, existing and previous supporters, encouraging them to become Greenpeace monthly financial supporters.

Is this you?

  • At least 12 months previous team leader experience

  • Experience in telefundraising or fundraising

  • A great track record in hitting targets and KPIs

  • Experience in coaching and motivating others

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to naturally build rapport over the phone

  • A commitment and passion for the work of Greenpeace and saving the environment

  • Resilience to handle the challenges this job faces

What you’ll get in return:

  • Ongoing training and detailed insight into our campaigns.

  • Great city location office within close proximity to all transport links.

  • Working within an awesome, diverse and passionate fundraising team.       

  • Competitive hourly rate and prospect to earn a weekly bonus too.

  • Health & Sustainable commuting allowance AND your birthday day off after 6 months employment.

  • Exposure to an internationally operating Non-Governmental Organisation.

  • Great opportunities for career progression.


Full time is 37.5 hours a week [Monday to Thursday 12.15pm – 8.45pm and Friday 12.15pm – 6.15pm] based in Mt Eden.

Applicants must be fluent in English and be eligible to work in New Zealand.

If this excites you then go for it! Apply with your CV and Cover Letter explaining why you are the most suitable person for the role.Applications close on DATE.

Once we have reviewed all applications, we will be in touch via phone or email. Our usual recruitment process consists of a first interview, a consecutive work task, a second interview, reference and police checks.


Greenpeace is an equal opportunity employer with a longstanding commitment of providing a work environment that respects the dignity and worth of each individual. We recognize and value the benefits and strengths that diversity brings to our employees and the whole organization and we thrive in an environment that encourages respect and trust.  We do not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of age, ancestry, citizenship, colour, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic and would like to invite you especially to apply!

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