City Centre Activation Officer


Tihei mauri ora!

Nau mai, haere mai, tahuti mai ki Heretaunga!

Heretaunga haukūnui, Heretaunga ararau, Heretaunga haaro te kaahu, Heretaunga takoto noa!

Welcome to Heretaunga, the area renowned for its rich and fertile landscape that is sustained by its life-giving dews and waterways. Welcome to Heretaunga, whose beauty is observed by the sharp eye of the harrier hawk; a landscape rich in history and with an esteemed legacy of caring and providing for its inhabitants.

Taitara Mahi –City Centre Activation Officer

Permanent full-time

We are looking for a City Centre Activation Officer who will plan, develop and manage vibrancy and activation projects in the City Centre. This role willsupport the Public Spaces Planning Manager, and wider Public Spaces and Buildings Team, known for their quality and ability to deliver.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Minimum of ten years’ experience working in areas of either urban design, place design, place making, business associations, creative industries

  • A recognised industry qualification is desirable

  • Event planning & management skills

  • Project Management experience

  • Leadership and coaching skills with an ability to create team commitment to the achievement of positive outcomes for the community

  • Driven to achieve outstanding outcomes

  • An innovative and proactive approach to solving problems

Situated in the heart of Ngāti Kahungunu, the Hastings district and Hawke’s Bay offer an enjoyable environment in which to live, work and play. We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity. Are you keen to be a part of our journey? If so, please register and apply by uploading your CV and Cover Letter.

Permanent Full Time

Job no: GZAM939348

Location: Hastings

Closing Date: Tuesday, 20 August 2019