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The 2016 New Zealand Garden & Art Festival will be the 10th bi-annual festival and will be held over the week beginning the 14th November and ending on the 20th November next year.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for the appointment of an Administration Assistant to support the Festival Director and report to the Trust Board.

We are looking for someone with a depth of administrative experience including accounts, budgeting, event sponsorship, funding applications, marketing, preparation and presentation of written material. 

Previous experience in compiling an event brochure and managing the ticketing process will be an advantage.

Managing and maintaining the festival website and social media will also form part of this role and will be an essential part of ensuring interested parties are kept informed about the Festival.

This person will need to demonstrate a high level of written and oral communication and be able to confidently and effectively liaise with sponsors, key partners, gardeners and artists.

This is a new position with a varied and interesting job description. Initially it will be for a fixed term, with the contract expiring on the 31st March 2017.


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