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Events, Alumni and Communications Coordinator

Fulbright NZ

Job details

Fulbright New Zealand
19 Aug 2022
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Marketing & Media


Fulbright New Zealand manages a range of prestigious educational scholarships for New Zealand and American students, scholars and professionals. In the words of Senator Fulbright who established the programme in the US in 1946, our mission is to “to bring a little more knowledge, a little more reason, and a little more compassion into world affairs and thereby to increase the chance that nations will learn at last to live in peace and friendship.”

Join a wonderful close-knit team in this fun and dynamic role!

The role of Events, Alumni and Communications Coordinator at Fulbright NZ is crucial to making our events and alumni engagement vibrant and engaging.

We’re looking for someone with exceptional organisational and event management skills who knows how to build rapport with a wide variety of stakeholders – including alumni, various ministries and government departments, universities, vendors, and other key stakeholders.

The successful candidate will be technically savvy and know their way around the Office and Adobe suite and be proficient with CRM.

Next year, Fulbright NZ celebrates its 75th anniversary, so we’re looking for someone agile enough to keep on top of Fulbright’s regular calendar of events alongside this special anniversary.

If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you! We can offer flexible working arrangements, a supportive and close-knit team, the chance to do some genuinely meaningful work, and the chance to engage with some of New Zealand’s best and brightest.

This is a rare opportunity so don’t miss out!

Email for a full job description. Please note: applicants must have the legal right to work in New Zealand.

Applications close at 5pm, Friday 19 August.


How to apply

Please submit your CV, covering letter and application form to by the closing date of 5pm, Friday August 19.


Written by

Fulbright New Zealand

3 Aug 2022

Fulbright New Zealand, Te Tūāpapa Mātauranga o Aotearoa me Amerika, offers a range of exchange awards for New Zealanders and Americans wanting to study, research, teach or present their work in each other’s country. Fulbright NZ was established by bilateral treaty in 1948 to admi