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Tāmaki Paenga Hira: Tui tui hono tangata, whenua me te moana.
Auckland War Memorial Museum: Connecting through sharing stories of people, lands and seas

Auckland Museum is a much-loved culture and heritage organisation at the heart of Auckland’s identity, committed to outstanding management of its world-class collections, developing and sharing engaging content through its galleries, exhibition, events, educational programmes and the permanent and volunteer staff who tell the Museum’s stories. We are Auckland’s home of commemoration as well as the country’s oldest research institution and a major tourist destination.

Job Description

The Research Development Executive will support the fundraising objectives of Auckland Museum, with special focus on the funding priorities of Auckland Museum’s Research Strategy. They will have a robust understanding of the fundraising and research priorities of the Museum. The focus will be on maintaining an up-to-date and accurate funding plan to enable timely, personalised and targeted funding applications and proposals, communications and events. This role is fixed term until September 2025.

Desired Skills and Experience

To be successful in this role, you will offer:

To apply:

You must be currently residing in and eligible to work in New Zealand to apply for this fixed term position. Please click here to read the position description. Should you be viewing this in Seek, select the apply now bottom above to view the full position description.

Auckland Museum offers a rich and fulfilling work life where we embrace diversity and nurture our bicultural capability as demonstrated in our Teu le Va and He Korahi Maori strategies. We also offer a range of great benefits such as flexible work and leave and an award-winning wellbeing programme.

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to be part of a fabulous New Zealand organisation committed to telling our national and Auckland stories, reflecting our unique place in the South Pacific.

He Oranga Tangata ka ao   
Enriching lives: Inspiring discoveries