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Gallery Administrative Assistant

Job details

New Plymouth District Council
22 Oct 2019
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Management & Admin


The Govett-Brewster Art Gallery/Len Lye Centre is Aotearoa New Zealand's contemporary art museum and the global home of Len Lye's art and ideas. Our mission is to research, commission, present and collect exceptional art of our time with an emphasis on Aotearoa New Zealand, the Pacific, and Len Lye. We offer an integrated experience for audiences and peers through exhibition, education, mediation, outreach, and publishing, amongst other activities.

The team at the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery are on the lookout for an administrative super star!

In this permanent, full-time role, you will be a key support team member for the Co-Directors, providing administrative support for them and the wider team. As part of this busy and energetic team, your responsibilities will include developing travel and meeting itineraries, drafting correspondence, answering queries and supporting communications with and administration for the Govett-Brewster Foundation and Len Lye Foundation.

To be successful in this role you'll be an experienced administrator who can think on your feet, demonstrate a high level of initiative, as well as excellent interpersonal and time-management skills. We are looking for someone who displays a proactive and self-motivated approach to work - someone with the right attitude, a team player and committed to self-improvement.

At New Plymouth District Council we aim to create and sustain a truly rewarding workplace environment for our staff. You can expect to start in this permanent full-time role with us between $46,456-$50,495. We have also put together an integrated Total Rewards Framework that spans Wellbeing, Development, Benefits, Culture and Recognition. The Total Rewards Framework provides a diverse range of opportunities and benefits for our staff.

If you have high levels of enthusiasm and curiosity and the ability to operate within an inter-disciplinary environment then we want to hear from you!

Applications close on Tuesday, 22 October 2019.

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