Supporting and encouraging Southlanders to be active.

If you're equally passionate about play, active recreation and sport, and are looking for work in the sector, vacancies will be listed below as and when they come up.

If you would like to list a vacancy here please email

Operations Manager

Southland Softball Association Inc

We invite applications for an Operations Manager to replace our incumbent who after 9 years with us is sadly relocating from Invercargill. This is a sole office position located at our new Softball complex at Surrey Park, Invercargill.

Our applicant will be an effective communicator, a highly motivated self starter with excellent time management skills in this current 25 hours per week role.

You will be well organized and proficient in the use of general office computer software, accounting packages and website content management. Your duties will ensure the professional and competent administration of the Association on a daily basis.

You will report to the Southland Softball Association Board with whom a competitive remuneration package will be negotiated.

A Job Description is available upon request and all applicants must be eligible to work in New Zealand.

To apply please submit your cover letter and CV which will be treated in confidence by Thursday 30 November to  

Events Coordinator

Active Southland is seeking a dynamic and positive Events Coordinator to lead our flagship events and help drive our vision of "Everyone Active Every Day" in Murihiku. 

As the Events Coordinator, you'll play a pivotal role in planning, coordinating, and delivering our high-profile events and providing support across Active Southland and the wider community. Your responsibilities will extend to health and safety management, stakeholder engagement, budget oversight, and collaboration with our Strategic Comms Lead.

This is a permanent, fulltime position based in Invercargill.

If you're ready to contribute to Southland's vibrant and active community, apply now!

Be a part of our team, dedicated to making a positive impact on individual and community wellbeing. 

See the links below for a full job description and application form.

Job Description

Application Form

If this position interests you, please send your CV, cover letter and completed application form to

Applications close 12th December 2023