Work with us

The Ākina Foundation is growing social enterprise across New Zealand. Our mission is to grow the emerging New Zealand social enterprise sector by:

  • Activating talent, raising awareness and building capability for social enterprise.
  • Supporting social enterprises to grow and increase their impact, and
  • Developing new market and investment opportunities for social enterprise.

The people who work for Ākina are in service to those who strive to realise a sustainable, prosperous and inclusive world. In support of social enterprise our actions include Bold Action, He Tangata and Learning.


We are a growing organisation and look out for fun, energetic people to join our amazing team so if we do not have any roles available please send us your CV & pitch to must be eligible to work in New Zealand.