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  • NZME Event Manager

    Have you got the vision, foresight and management skills to support the creation of show stopping events from concept through implementation? Are you a dab hand at organising, anticipating the unexpected and pulling everything together in spectacular form whilst building and maintaining excellent relationships? If so here’s your opportunity to operationalise and produce our diverse portfolio of events through consistently delivering exceptional, highly engaging events for key audiences to deliver YOY growth for the category.

    With a minimum of five years’ experience across a wide range of events including conferences and incentives, we expect you’ll be across managing operational plans, timelines & calendars, budgets and reporting from an events perspective. However, it’s your positive, can-do, roll your sleeves up and get into it attitude that we’re really after. Thinking outside the square, innovating, challenging the status quo – all the while viewing roadblocks as opportunities, holding a smile and striking up a relationships with all walks of life is key.

    We live and breathe our values to be: Connected, Curious and Confident and we’ll need you to as well.  We know our culture’s second to none, we’re housed in a state of the art new building and we’re ready and waiting for you to join us. So don’t delay, showcase your talents by applying asap to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

  • Conference Coordinator - Part-time contracts

    Conference Coordinator  - Part-time contracts

    This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Conference Coordinator to join the Event Services Team at the University of Auckland, and take responsibility for the delivery of mainly academic conferences held on campus.

    You will need to hit the ground running and be able to multi-task and work confidently under pressure.   You’ll need to use your initiative, and work both independently as well as with conference committees.  The hours are flexible and may be undertaken remotely (apart from some meetings, site visits and the conferences themselves).   A minimum of 2-3 years in conference management is required and experience using Events Air and WordPress preferred. 

    This role would suit a go getter with excellent communication skills, effective time management, and sound experience in managing budgets and volunteers! Experience working within a tertiary institution would be an advantage.  You must have time in November and December as that is our busiest conference season.  The position will be open until we find the right candidate! 

    Applications can be sent to: Christine McGonigal

    Event Services Manager

    DDI:  (09) 923 9441|  027 838 9394

    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Extn: 89441