Vacancies at SBN

Central Regional Manager

You must be the change you wish to see in the world. Want to work with New Zealand’s leading sustainable businesses? The Sustainable Business Network (SBN) is a membership based social enterprise made up of businesses, governmental agencies and organisations located across the country.

A full time position is available in Wellington as Central Regional Manager with the day to day delivery of value and services to our members.  This position is focussed on growing and retaining Central Region membership numbers and assisting with implementing the SBN national strategy by acting as a local point of contact, providing value to members by delivering local benefits such as a regular call cycle, on-going networking events and facilitating participation in, and instigating where appropriate, projects.

The role requires a high level of interpersonal and communication skills, energy, enthusiasm, organisation, self-management, general IT knowledge and professionalism.  The position is 40 hours a week, working from a co-shared space with the assistance of our part time Regional Co-ordinator.  The position requires some flexibility with hours as there is the requirement to run and attend events outside of normal work hours.

If you’re a team player and passionate about the role of sustainability in business, we’d like to hear from you!  Download a copy of the JD here.

You can apply for the role here.


If you are interested in joining SBN as an intern, you can complete a speculative internship application form and send it to

At SBN staff and interns work together to help deliver a range of services to members both in person and online.  Members are encouraged to make a contribution towards our four transformation areas by providing expertise, collaborating on projects, participating in events and conferences, or showcasing their work at our annual Awards and other events.

Internships are unpaid voluntary positions.  They are often filled by students who are working towards or have completed an academic course of study and usually have a specific focus to complete a particular task or project.

At SBN you’ll gain knowledge and experience in sustainability from our leading sustainability practitioners and we hope that you will gain both personal and job satisfaction.

If you are interested please fill in this form and email it to