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    We are seeking a talented and organised manager to work with a team to develop and deliver a range of science themed programmes and events that will inform, engage, and excite audiences at a range of locations in and out of the Museum.

    Liaising with funders, scientific partners, and other members of our community, you will build relationships and identify audience needs. You will easily be able to juggle tasks, managing a large range of content for internal and external partners, and drive a busy schedule of informational, scientific, and educational events and activities.

    A tertiary level scientific qualification, as well as exceptional organisation and communication skills are key requirements for this role. Experience in fundraising would also be desirable.

    This is a full-time permanent role that is Monday to Friday, but applicants must be available for after-hours and weekends when required.

    Please note that the closing date for applications is 5:00pm, Friday 15 November 2019.

    Otago Museum is an equal opportunities employer, we encourage applications from anyone who is legally entitled to work in New Zealand.

    If you would like more information please contact Gina Cavanagh, HR Manager, at or (03) 474 7474 ext 889

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    We are seeking a skilled Exhibitions and Creative Services Officer to join our Design team.

    Our Design team is responsible for the delivery of innovative and engaging exhibitions, galleries and Museum spaces. They oversee the design, development and production of exhibitions, marketing communications material and other design services.

    Working in the Collections, Research, Education and Design division, you will consistently produce high quality outcomes for a range of different briefs. With graphic design, spatial thinking and the user experience at the core of this role, candidates will be confident working in a fast-paced environment delivering exceptional outcomes.

    To be successful in this role you will have excellent organisational and communication skills, creative flair. At least two years’ experience in a graphic and production design role is preferred but not essential.

    Please note that the closing date for applications is 5pm, Friday 22 November 2019. The salary for this position is $46,000.

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