Exhibitions Manager | Kaiwhakahaere Whakamātakitaki Taonga

City Gallery Wellington Te Whare Toi

Full time, 13-month fixed term

Experience Wellington provides the city with world-class museums, cutting-edge contemporary art, the region's only publicly accessible space science experience, and the only facility in New Zealand dedicated to tamariki and their creativity. Its visitor experiences include

  • City Gallery Wellington
  • Wellington Museum
  • Space Place at Carter Observatory
  • Capital E
  • Nairn Street Cottage
  • Cable Car Museum

City Gallery Wellington Te Whare Toi is seeking an experienced Exhibitions Manager to join our team on a 13 month fixed term contract.

This is a special opportunity to join a close knit team and make a vital contribution to an institution that has placed Wellington and New Zealand firmly on the international map.

Using your proven experience in successful exhibition project management, you will work as a member of the Senior Management Team team reporting to the Operations Manager to ensure City Gallery exhibitions, tours, and related programmes run smoothly, to time and to budget. You will be a key team player in the delivery of a major international exhibition in 2021.

You’ll ensure exhibition critical paths are developed and met, manage and coordinate the Exhibitions team and engage and manage technical contractors. You will have had previous relevant experience in an Art Gallery or Museum, project and budget management experience and be an excellent team player.

To view a full position description, please, go to our website https://experiencewellington.org.nz/exhibitions-manager-kaiwhakahaere-whakamatakitaki-taonga/

You will need to submit your CV, a cover letter and complete our online application form to apply.  

Applications close 5pm on Wednesday, 13 January 2021

Interviews will be held from 18 January 2021

Only people with the legal right to work in New Zealand, or ability to gain a work visa, may apply for this position. 
For advice on obtaining a New Zealand work or residence visa visit www.immigration.govt.nz

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