Fundraising & Communications Coordinator - Hagar New Zealand - Christchurch

  • 25 October 2022

Fundraising & Communications Coordinator - Hagar New Zealand - Christchurch


  • Rare, exciting privilege and opportunity with niche International NGO
  • Ideal for confident, connected, self-motivated and experienced fundraiser
  • Strong support from Head Office
  • Salary range between $60-$70,000  depending on experience and skill level


HAGAR is an international, faith-based organisation that works with women and children who have survived human trafficking, gender-based violence, sexual exploitation and extreme abuse. Based in Cambodia, Hagar also works in Afghanistan and Vietnam, supporting survivors in their recovery and working with governments, officials and communities to bring about change.

Hagar New Zealand is one of four international support offices raising funds and awareness to provide life-changing care to those in recovery.



Our mission is three-fold; to bring recovery for survivors of extreme human rights abuse and promote systemic change for our communities in Afghanistan, Cambodia and Vietnam as well as advocacy and awareness raising of what is happening here in New Zealand in terms of human trafficking and slavery and how New Zealanders can respond.


We believe that with the right support and capabilities people can recover and take the lead in their own journey to wholeness.


The Fundraising and Communications Coordinator will be responsible for the continuing development and implementation of effective donor care processes and communications in order to maximise fundraising opportunities and contribute towards fundraising targets.




Fundraising via Campaigns & Appeals

  • Create and implement all elements and aspects of fundraising campaigns

Fundraising via Donor Care

  • Create new donor relationships and build on existing relationships to walk with donors through their giving journey


  • Develop and maintain the overall tone and messaging of the organisation


  • Build relationships with existing volunteers and keep them updated with Hagar's work

Oversee CRM management of Salesforce database



  • Experience and proven success in Fundraising, Donor Care and Communications.
  • Have experience in content creation and communications, including Social Media.
  • Have excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Have excellent computer skills and expertise in various forms of presentation media.
  • Have the ability to multitask effectively.
  • Have the ability to work well independently and as part of a team.
  • Be passionate about social justice issues.
  • Be tenacious, determined and committed under pressure.
  • Be an enthusiastic self-starter who can channel energies in a highly organized way and achieve significant results.
  • Be confident with public speaking (preferred)
  • Be fully supportive of Hagar’s Identity as a Christian International Non-Governmental Organisation


Get ready to make a difference in an exciting and challenging context.


Position :Full-time
Location: Christchurch based, but alternative locations will be considered
Organisation: Hagar New Zealand registered with Charities services CC 39049 & CC 50258
Conditions: Must have right to work in NZ and hold a current full driver’s licence


To apply send a covering letter and CV to Miss Abi Green at:

For full information and Job Description please email Abi at:


‘Whatever it takes for as long as it takes to restore broken lives.’

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