Regional Funding Administrator - Upper South Island

Upper South Island

Playcentre Aotearoa are looking for an admin superstar with superb organisational and data management skills.  

The Regional Funding Administrator provides support to our regional leaders through the management of funding and ensuring compliance with statutory requirements. The Regional Funding Administrator also supports our centres by managing enrolments and administration in relation to discretionary situations, emergency closures and amendments to licenses.

Closing date: 20 July 2022

Position details:

The Regional Funding Administrator is based out of the Upper South Island regional office in Sydenham, Christchurch with option to work from home. 

This is a permanent, part time position working 20 hours a week between Monday to Friday. Flexible hours. 

Start date:

25 July 2022

What will you bring?

  • Excellent relationship management skills – proven ability to interact effectively and confidently with a range of stakeholders
  • Previous administration and data analysis experience
  • Strong numerical skills
  • Experience and confidence when working with Microsoft Office suite, as well as SMS (Student Management Systems), namely Discover
  • An understanding of te ao Māori, including an appreciation of matauranga Māori, tikanga Māori and te reo Māori.
  • Centre focused mindset – proactively helps centres to undertake their work promoting Playcentre Aotearoa values and philosophy
  • Intelligence, an inquisitive mind, a can-do attitude, and a good sense of humour
  • Accuracy and attention to detail as well as the ability to see the whole picture
  • Flexibility and the ability to deal with issues as they arise
  • Sound judgement, a great work ethic and ability to work independently

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Closing date:

20 July 2022

How to apply:

For further information, or to apply for this role, please contact [email protected] including USI RFA in the subject line.