• Te Tuhi
  • Communications and Programme Coordinator
  • Applications close 27 Jun 2022
  • Full time employment
  • tetuhi.art

Te Tuhi is seeking a Communications and Programme Coordinator to oversee all aspects of delivering the marketing, communications and digital activities for Te Tuhi, as well as providing administrative support and coordination to the programme team.

Working closely with the Executive Director, Artistic Director and Creative Community Manager, the postholder will help Te Tuhi raise the national and international profile of the gallery and attract a wide range of audiences to its exhibitions, artistic programme and educational and outreach projects. Supporting the Programme Manager, the postholder will also assist with the administration of exhibitions and events.

The role incorporates the full range of communication channels, including web, social media and print outcomes. As an integral part of the Te Tuhi team, the postholder will be a driven and enthusiastic individual who exercises a high level of autonomy over their work, while enjoying working in an innovative and collaborative environment.

Visit our website to read a full description of the Communications and Programme Coordinator's roles and responsibilities.

About Te Tuhi

Opened in 1974, Te Tuhi is one of Aotearoa New Zealand’s foremost contemporary art spaces and a leader in supporting experimental practice. Te Tuhi is committed to contemporary art that is locally engaged, regionally responsive and internationally ambitious, with a strong awareness of social, political and environmental issues. The gallery’s emphasis is on presenting new work by Aotearoa and international artists. Our exhibitions are free and open to all.

Te Tuhi is an independent charitable trust, receiving approximately 45% of its funding from Auckland Council and proactively raising the remaining funds from grants, donations and commercial activities.

Te Tuhi serves a vibrant and diverse community with annual visitation upwards of 150,000. Alongside the exhibition programme, Te Tuhi offers participation and engagement programmes, providing a range of experiences for schools, local residents and community groups.

Te Tuhi also hosts many independent groups and classes, attracting audiences of all ages, and accommodates private functions in a thriving venue hire business.