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Technical Administrator/ Kaihāpai Hangarau

Auckland Arts Festival/Te Ahurei Toi o Tāmaki

Job details

Auckland Arts Festival
10 Sep 2021
Work type
Full time employment, Part time employment, Fixed Term
Work classification
Technical Staff & Logistics, Management & Admin, Performing Arts


Auckland Arts Festival is seeking a highly organised person to provide administrative support to the Technical Team for their next festival in March 2022.

Auckland Arts Festival/ Te Ahurei Toi o Tāmaki Makaurau is a globally recognised celebration of art and culture taking place each March in New Zealand’s largest city.

Presented annually, the 18-day event celebrates people and culture, and show-cases the cultural diversity and vibrant energy of Auckland. 

As Technical Administrator you will work closely with the Technical Manager to provide high level administrative support for the Technical Department.  This includes managing the technical departments finance and human resource processes, preparing production documentation, assisting with resource provision for festival events, and liaising with venues and suppliers.  The role is also responsible for managing the on-site technical office during the festival.

The Technical Administrator role is a fixed-term position, ideally commencing part time early October 2021, then becoming full time in the new year until April 2022. This role is a key member of the Technical Department and would be best suited to someone with arts administration, stage management or some production management experience who is looking for an opportunity to work in a festival environment across a diverse range of projects.


How to apply

To apply, email your CV and cover letter to by Friday 10 September, 5pm. Only applicants with the right to work in NZ may apply.

Written by

Auckland Arts Festival

30 Aug 2021