Full Time Opportunity

Job vacancy: Programme Coordinator Indonesia Young Leaders Programme

UnionAID is an international development organisation that is committed to empowering working people and young leaders to alleviate poverty and achieve social justice in Asia and the Pacific.

UnionAID is excited to announce the opening for a full time Indonesia Young Leaders Programme Coordinator. 

The Role

The Indonesia Young Leaders Programme Coordinator will play a pivotal role in supporting and delivering the Indonesia Young Leaders Programme, aimed at developing highly skilled young leaders from Indonesia. This full-time, Auckland-based position involves managing various programme aspects, including mentoring and hosting arrangements, event organisation, travel coordination and administration. The role provides some flexibility to work from home. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Managing logistics and administration for the programme, including visa processing and travel arrangements.
  • Overseeing programme promotion, selection processes, and administration.
  • Coordinating the young leaders’ setup in New Zealand, including financial and logistical support.
  • Contributing to curriculum planning and potentially facilitating workshops.
  • Organising events and extra-curricular activities in New Zealand.
  • Overseeing the Auckland-based mentor programme and host family arrangements.


  • Practical administration experience, preferably in a non-government or education organisation.
  • Proven ability to manage diverse workloads and meet deadlines.
  • Experience in recruiting and managing mentors or host families, or similar skills.
  • Demonstrated cross-cultural experience.
  • Strong interest in international development, ideally with practical experience.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organisational skills.
  • High level of technological competence.
  • Understanding of te ao Māori.
  • A positive attitude, integrity, and a passion for international development and social justice.

Application Process

If you have a genuine interest in international development and meet the above criteria, we encourage you to apply.

Please submit your application, including a CV and cover letter, via Seek, by 6pm Friday 19th April.

UnionAID is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity.