Careers with Trade Aid

Images:  (Left) Justin Purser, Trade Aid and Rigoberto Galindo Velázquez, ISMAM, Mexico, pose next to a truck which has been purchased by ISMAM with the support of profit share funds from Trade Aid. (Right) Marleni Alburqueque, Trade Aid shop staff member, Auckland

Trade Aid is a social enterprise with retail stores nationwide, and a head office and warehouse in Christchurch. We have a diverse and exciting range of paid and volunteer roles throughout the country. We’ve got a lot going on, from importing beautiful products, to educational programmes, to manufacturing, wholesaling and retailing. We’re passionate about our work and the work of our trading partners. If this sounds like you, check out our current vacancies below. We would love to hear from you.

Current paid positions

  • Retail Trade Aid Store Manager – The Colombo Christchurch

Take advantage of this opportunity to lead our dynamic team of staff and volunteers in the Christchurch Trade Aid store at The Colombo.

This is a permanent fulltime position of 40 hours per week with rostered weekend work required. Applicants need to be friendly, motivated and reliable whilst exhibiting a strong knowledge in retail sales and have the ability to provide a high level of customer service. Click here to learn more or to apply for this role>


  • Warehouse Vacancy

This is full time, permanent work available in our Christchurch Head Office. Warehouse team members are involved in all aspects of stock handling: goods receipt, picking and packing orders, food packing and bulk stock management. This is an active role which requires a good level of fitness.

We are looking for someone with previous warehouse experience. Training in our systems and processes will be provided to the successful applicant. Click here to learn more or to apply for this role>

Would you like to volunteer with Trade Aid?