Auckland Museum is a much-loved organisation at the centre of Auckland’s identity, committed to outstanding management of its extensive collections and the permanent and volunteer staff who tell the Museum’s stories.

An exciting opportunity exists for a highly motivated Collection Photographer to join the Museum on a 2 year fixed term basis at an exciting time of redevelopment and renewal.

The role of Collections Photographer, Te Awe project contributes to the delivery of our Collections Readiness programme under oversight of the Collection Imaging project. The Te Awe project is focussed on record enhancement, photography and digitisation, conservation and storage improvements of the Museum’s internationally significant Taonga Maori collection. The Te Awe Collection Photographer will photograph the Taonga Maori collection according to the Museum’s standards, linked to the collection database and clearly identified with appropriate rights and permissions statements.

The Collections Photographer Te Awe project position is a unique opportunity for people with a strong photographic background to make a meaningful difference to the understanding of the indigenous culture of New Zealand.

To be successful in this role, you will offer;

Please include a link to an online portfolio of your work with your application.

To apply for this job, please visit our job site and enter the job code 10614.

Candidates must be eligible to work in New Zealand to apply for this fixed term position.