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An exciting opportunity to join Te Papa as the Manager Exhibition Services. This position is responsible for leading, managing and developing the Exhibition Services team, and for managing the installation, deinstallation and maintenance of exhibitions, including the safe and appropriate display of collections.

The Manager Exhibition Services is responsible for leading new practices through prototyping and experimenting with new ideas and ways of working, and is a champion of any practice improvement to deliver outcomes in the most resource efficient ways that make our business more sustainable.

Reporting to the Head of Collection Services, this position sits within the Collections and Research Directorate, home to our core museological practices.

The successful applicant will demonstrate the following:

To be successful in the role, you’ll bring the following:

The starting salary for this position will be between $85,000 – $110,000 p.a. with further room for progression through the band. Offers will be made within the range to reflect the skills and experience offered by the candidate and those required of the role, and internal relativities with other employees.

To apply, please provide a brief cover letter describing how your skills and background are a fit with the position and your ambitions for it, and a CV (no more than four pages) that details your relevant work experience.

Questions about this position can be sent to Simon Whittaker, Head of Collection Services, [email protected]

Applicants must have the ability to obtain and maintain the legal right to work in New Zealand.

Appointment to a position at Te Papa will require the production of evidence, prior to the commencement of work, of a “My Vaccine Pass’ issued by the Ministry of Health.

Prior to Te Papa confirming any offer of employment, pre-employment checks will be undertaken including criminal conviction history and reference checking as a minimum.

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