<< Back to Search Results

Events Coordinator

NZ Defence Force
Job Category:
Wellington - Wellington
Wellington - Wairarapa
Job Type:
Ongoing - Full Time
Posted Date:
Closing Date:
File Attachment:
No File Attached
Employer Website:

Job Description

As a modern professional military we invest in our people maintaining operational readiness at all times.  Military and Civilian staff work hand in hand to ensure this happens.

Located at Freyberg Building, Wellington, this role offers the opportunity to work in a unique environment with friendly, committed staff in a dynamic role that will see you fully engaged with the wider NZDF community.

Our Army General Staff Team is looking for a highly motivated and pro-active Events Coordinator with strong analytic skills.  You will assist with the delivery of some Army events and will review the effects of these engagements in accordance with the Army's Strategic plan.  Your previous experience with coordinating and running events while respecting existing protocols and practises, along with your ability to work within a diverse service organisation will be well received.  

You'll be a confident and engaging communicator with exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to build sustainable working relationships.  You'll have the ability to think critically, show good judgement and sound decision making.  Your focus on providing quality outcomes and finding workable solutions will ensure the team meets Army's Strategic effect.  You are expected to computer literate and with the ability to easily learn new IT systems. Your energy and drive enable you to easily juggle multiple demands and manage your time effectively.

If this sounds like you we would love to hear from you.  Apply now!

To view the Position Description and to Apply Online please use the links on this page. For further information, contact Polly Kareko on 021 914 921, quoting NZDF-1707040.

Applications close at 4:30pm on 22 August 2017.

Please note: Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand (NZ) and be able to obtain and maintain the required level of NZ Government security clearance for the position applied for. The minimum citizenship and residency criteria for security clearances to be granted by the NZ Defence Force are as follows:

Higher level Security Clearance

  • most preferably a NZ citizen who has resided continuously in this country for the last 10 years, OR
  • is a citizen of, and/or has resided continuously in one or more of the following countries for the last 10 years: either Australia, Canada, NZ, UK or the USA; and has a background history that is verifiable and can be assessed as appropriate by the NZSIS towards a recommendation of suitability for a security clearance at a higher level.

If you do not meet these minimum criteria, we will not be able to accept your application.

Apply To:

<< Back to Search Results