National Executive 2021


Location: National

Contact Email:

Closing Date: 02/12/2020 11:59 pm


The National Executive (NX) is a group of nine senior volunteers who are collectively and individually responsible for the day-to-day management of UN Youth. The NX is led by the National President, with the 2021 National President set to be elected at the National AGM on 29 November. The other positions available on the NX, and which the Board is seeking applications for are:

  • National Communications Officer
  • National Education Officer
  • National Finance Officer
  • National Information Officer
  • National Māori and Pasifika Officer
  • National Operations Officer
  • National People Officer
  • National Relations Officer

These other eight members of the NX are appointed by the Board of Directors, and together with the 2021 National President, will begin their term on 1 January 2021. Specific role descriptions are included below, but generally, the NX as a whole oversees the operations of the organisation across New Zealand – providing support and direction to all of UN Youth’s regions, events and programmes in order to achieve the organisational purpose of inspiring global citizens. 

Being on the NX is a major commitment, and should not be underestimated. The NX currently meets weekly, and individual NX members will have specific responsibilities to manage throughout the year. It is also expected that NX members attend at least a majority of UN Youth’s national events, and National Development Hui throughout the year. 

Applications must be submitted to ​​
by 11.59pm,Wednesday 2 December 2020. Further details can be found in the application pack here alongside further instruction regarding applying for the National Executive.