Community Executive

About the Starship Foundation

The team at the Starship Foundation is focused on better health and brighter futures for New Zealand’s children by inspiring public generosity and funding impact programmes that save and extend lives, support faster recovery and better outcomes, keep children safe and healthy in the community, support patient and family well-being and ensure no child is left behind.

About the role

We are searching for a smart, people savvy community fundraiser who is not happy with the status quo but is always looking for new opportunities and improvements, someone who wants to grow our donor relationships, ensuring our community supporters have the best customer experience possible.

Skills and experience

You will be responsible for:

  • Delivering excellence in donor engagement and relationships with our supporters
  • Implementing donor journeys and providing customer service that increases retention, reduces churn and raises average income per supporter
  • Delivering continuous improvement of community campaigns
  • Coordinating new propositions to deliver new revenue and impact


This is a full time permanent role, which is perfect for a results oriented, enthusiastic community fundraiser, with a warm and engaging personality. You will have a strong track record with at least 2 years' experience in a community engagement / supporter services role. Competitive remuneration package.

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To Apply

If this sounds like the right role for you then please email an updated CV with a cover letter addressed to Sarah Woodhams, Execucare NZ, outlining your experience against the core competencies in the job description and tell us why you would want to work for Starship Foundation.

There is no closing date. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis

Execucare is a specialist recruiter for fundraising and philanthropic professions. Member of RCSA and HRINZ, and sponsor of FINZ and Educate Plus.

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