09-Mar-2016

Registrar Position

Kia ora koutou katôa.

The Ngâti Mutunga o Wharekauri Iwi Trust is seeking applications for the contracted position of Registrar of Beneficiaries.

The role includes:

  • Developing and implementing a registrations database. 
  • Recommending registration of Ngâti Mutunga o Wharekauri Iwi members. 
  • Researching, identifying and after consultation with the Kaunihera Kaumâtua and where appropriate, the broader Ngâti Mutunga o Wharekauri Kaumâtua community, making recommendations to the Trustees regarding the recognition of Tûpuna of Ngâti Mutunga o Wharekauri . 
  • Assisting in providing an up to date register of eligible voters for Iwi Trust run elections and ballots. 
  • Promoting the registration of Ngâti Mutunga o Wharekauri members to the Iwi Trust. 
  • Assisting in Treaty Settlement matters where they pertain to Tûpuna, Beneficiaries of the Iwi Trust, Ngâti Mutunga o Wharekauri Iwi.


The Registrar is required (amongst other things) to have an appreciation and sound knowledge of Ngâti Mutunga o Wharekauri whakapapa and tikanga.

The position requires a multi-talented person willing to take on this role. If you are a trustworthy, reliable individual then this may be the role for you.

Key attributes required of the successful candidate include:

  • An understanding and knowledge of Ngâti Mutunga o Wharekauri Whakapapa. 
  • An understanding of Te Reo Maori. 
  • Discretion and ability to work with minimum supervision. 
  • Good written, verbal and public speaking skills. 
  • Experience working with information technology and in setting up administration systems. 
  • A high level of initiative.

To be eligible for consideration you must be:

  • An Adult Registered Beneficiary of the Ngâti Mutunga o Wharekauri Iwi Trust.


If you are interested in this role and have the required skills, knowledge and experience, please address your letter of application and CV to: The Registrar Position, P O Box 50, Waitangi, Chatham Islands 8942. You can also email to iwitrust@nmow.co.nz. The position description can be found on www.nmow.iwi.nz

Applications close at 5pm, Friday 24 March 2016.