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Kaiārahi Whakawhitiwhiti Kōrero, Senior Communications Advisor

Kaiārahi Whakawhitiwhiti Kōrero, Senior Communications Advisor

Kaiārahi Whakawhitiwhiti Kōrero, Senior Communications Advisor

Creative New Zealand, Wellington or Auckland

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At Creative New Zealand we believe that having access to great arts experiences is essential to New Zealanders' well-being. We support, develop, and advocate for the arts, for the benefit of all New Zealanders. 

It’s an exciting time as we’re advancing new strategies to support and develop ngā toi Māori and Pacific arts, and introducing new initiatives that extend arts access to more New Zealanders.

In this new communications role you will develop and implement plans for our communications and advocacy work, across a range of initiatives, projects and audiences. Sitting within our Communications team, this role will have a particular, but not exclusive, focus on ngā toi Māori.

We want to be nimble, more visual, better utilise digital channels, and genuinely connect with all the communities we engage with through the channels/platforms they use.

You'll join a busy, supportive and collaborative team and be involved in projects ranging from regular funding rounds to high-profile awards and events.

 We’re looking for candidates who are:

  • confident in Te Reo Māori and Te Ao Māori
  • experienced in developing and implementing communications strategies and plans
  • media and stakeholder savvy
  • experienced engaging with Māori audiences and communities
  • comfortable leading and coordinating event communications
  • experienced in using digital communication platforms, including social media
  • great at taking initiative, with a friendly, imaginative and positive attitude
  • passionate about the arts and the benefits they bring

This job can be based in Wellington or Auckland.

If this sounds like you, apply on Seek today! For a full job description please visit our website: 

Creative New Zealand (the Arts Council of New Zealand Toi Aotearoa) is the national arts development agency, supporting, promoting and advocating for the arts and artists in New Zealand.  We are funded by the New Zealand Lottery Grants Board and directly from the Government through Vote: Arts, Culture and Heritage. 

Creative New Zealand is an equal opportunities employer and committed to the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi.


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