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Exhibitions & Curatorial Coordinator | Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki

Job details

Auckland Council
14 Oct 2021
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Visual Arts


He angitūtanga: The opportunity

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki strengthens and enriches our community through art and ideas. As a bi-cultural organisation, we make a major contribution to the cultural life of Auckland and Aotearoa New Zealand by collaborating with communities to offer inspiring art experiences that engage and challenge diverse audiences. Established in 1888, the Gallery holds important collections of New Zealand and international art and presents a dynamic programme of temporary exhibitions, public programmes, and educational services.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a highly motivated individual to assist the Exhibitions & Projects Manager in the successful delivery of exhibitions and associated programmes.

As the Exhibitions & Curatorial Coordinator, you play a key role in coordinating the development, scheduling, production, and delivery of internally and externally generated exhibitions and artist commissions to the highest standards of museum practice. You will also be responsible for financial planning, project management, and review of exhibitions generated by the Curatorial team. 

He kōrero mōu: About you

As the Exhibitions & Curatorial Coordinator, you will bring excellent exhibition and project coordination experience as well as strong communication and people skills. You will be able to work collaboratively and effectively across the Gallery to ensure sound accountability and delivery of exhibitions and related programmes. A background in financial budgeting and Excel is essential! 

Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer

The role is a permanent, full-time role working 40 hours a week, Monday to Friday with flexibility and working from home day options available. Auckland Unlimited is a CCO of Auckland Council and as an employee, you’ll gain access to a vast range of benefits and discounts, including discounted financial services and insurance, entertainment, and more.

For further information on Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, please visit our website:

This is an excellent opportunity to contribute to New Zealand's premier art gallery and further establish your career at the forefront of exhibitions project management in this high-profile environment.

If this sounds like the next challenge you are seeking and you have a desire to make a difference, engage with a wide range of stakeholders, and deliver ambitious projects, please apply today.

For a position description please email Aimee Johnson, Talent Acquisition Consultant

Applications close 14th of October 2021.

Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.

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Neon Logic Agency

1 Oct 2021