Nelson Environment Centre is looking for a General Manager

The Nelson Environment Centre (NEC) has created the role of a full-time General Manager to oversee and align its two entities - the Nelson Recycling Centre in Vivian Place and the team working on raising community awareness on waste education, climate change, renewable energy and other sustainability initiatives at the soon to be completed Sustainability Centre. The NEC receives funding to fulfill a range of contracts. These contracts require regular negotiation, management and review.

Reporting to the Governance Committee, you will:

  • implement the business plan
  • be an effective leader of 28 part-time and fulltime staff, interns and volunteers
  • seek funding for new and existing projects and programmes
  • have excellent stakeholder communication skills
  • have the requisite financial, project and people management skills
  • identify further opportunities for growth
  • have a strong commitment to sustainability

This rewarding role provides an excellent opportunity to align your commitment to sustainability with your work.

To find out more or to

apply, please contact


Director Fanselow Bell Ltd

by Wednesday, 19 May 2010


38 Buxton Square

PO Box 1128, Nelson

Tel: (03) 546 8649

Fax: (03) 546 6776