Manager Sector Engagement & Production

Job details

Amy Tea / Nicholas Buck
15 Feb 2013
Auckland, National
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Management & Admin


  • Can you make sure things happen, as and when they should, every time?
  • Local board and Council Liaison
  • Design programme execution and deliver production

A vibrant arts and culture programme is an essential part of making Auckland the world’s most liveable City. With a wide range of exhibitions, classes, workshops, events and festivals produced or funded by Council, this team delivers world-class arts and culture programmes that help build Auckland’s reputation as a fantastic place to live and visit.

As part of Auckland Council’s transformation, the Arts and Culture team is undergoing change to ensure it is best-placed to deliver on its strategic vision of integrating arts and culture into the everyday lives of Aucklanders. As a result, the team requires individuals who are collaborative, results oriented, disciplined and commercially astute in their approach.

This role has overall responsibility for both the execution of the Council’s arts programmes and engaging with a broad range of stakeholders related to their production and delivery. You will be an exceptional people manager and enjoy developing a diverse team. Your ability to influence and have credibility with elected representatives – particularly Auckland’s 21 local boards – will be well developed. Most importantly, you will be known for your successful delivery and getting things done!

To apply in strict confidence now, click below, email your cover letter and CV to or write to Sheffield, PO Box 5621, Wellesley St, Auckland, quoting reference number 47216. Applications close on 15 February 2013. Emails will be electronically acknowledged and further correspondence may be by email.


Key skills

Local board and Council Liaison, Design programme execution and deliver production

How to apply

For more information please visit or phone Amy Tea on (09) 367 1522 (DDI) or Nicholas Buck on (09) 367 1529 (DDI).

Written by

Sheffield Group Ltd

8 Feb 2013