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01 Jan 2018

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Events Manager

  • Newly created role with plenty of autonomy and scope to make it your own
  • Execute a wide range of events like conferences, events and seminars
  • Work within a diverse, collaborative and social team environment

HortNZ is looking for an experienced, dynamic and motivated Events Manager to join their team.

Reporting to the Chief Executive (CE), you will take a lead role in managing, scheduling, and bringing events to life like conferences, awards dinners and seminars. You will work closely with the CE and industry stakeholders to execute events that implement the vision of HortNZ.

This is a varied and busy role that that will draw on your previous events management experience.  Strong customer service, communication and organisational skills are important in this position, as is the ability to work well under pressure. Much of the work is done independently, so it is important to be able to meet deadlines and ensure that the events and its preparation take place on schedule and within budget.

The role is based in Wellington and there will be some travel required.

The culture at HortNZ is collegial, positive and relaxed, and you will have the opportunity to work with a fantastic group of passionate, talented and highly motivated people. 

 Applications close: 5pm, Sunday 28th October 2018