Regional Funding Advisor - 6 Months

Date: 23-Nov-2022

Location: Central Auckland, NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council


  • Supporting the delivery of Auckland Council and Creative Community Scheme grants
  • Join a great and supportive team – and grow your career
  • 6 Month opportunity


He angitūtanga: The opportunity 


This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to join a multi- disciplinary team in a role focused on grants and funding to support communities. You’ll make sure communities are supported to apply for the various types of funding available, and work with the team to make sure our grants are effectively supporting our communities.


He kōrero mōu: About you 


You’ll have excellent written and oral communication skills and be comfortable engaging with people from all walks of life. You’ll also have experience in presenting to a range of stakeholders, ability to prioritise and plan, and be able to show initiative and think on your feet.


Ideally, you’ll have some knowledge and experience of grants and funding processes, but more importantly you will bring a confident and collaborative working style to the team.


An interest in and knowledge of the arts and culture sector and a drive to learn and be part of the council whānau would also be advantageous. 


Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer 

Take your passion for supporting community access to funding, share your knowledge and experience, or learn new skills from our experienced team. If you are interested in a role where you will be part of a team that makes a difference and enhances outcomes for Auckland's diverse communities then this is your opportunity. 

If you can demonstrate these qualities and this sounds like your next career move, please apply. Tell us why you’re interested and apply via the link. 

Please note this is a 6 month fixed term/secondment

For a copy of the position description please use the following link –

Applications close Thursday, 8th December 2022


Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.


Auckland Council strongly encourages our employees to be fully vaccinated.