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  • Operations Administrator, VESE

    We are seeking a super organised administrator to provide coordination and administrative support for the Visitor Experience and Science Engagement team.

    This position predominantly involves the production of all rosters and scheduling for our visitor-facing staff, as well as general administration support for the wider Visitor Experience and Science Engagement Team.

    Our ideal applicant will be someone who has excellent administration experience and skills, who is organised and who can communicate effectively within a large team that has a number of priorities and activities on the go at any one time. You will have an excellent knowledge and ability of Office products, especially Excel, Outlook and Word.

    This position is a 1 year .6FTE fixed term position, to be worked predominantly Monday to Friday.

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    We are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic manager that can lead and motivate a team of dynamic and passionate individuals to deliver exceptional visitor experiences.

    This position will be responsible for the overall management and day to day operations of our Tūhura Science Centre, including its Tropical Forest butterfly enclosure. The position may be extended to include the management of the associated science experiences in the Beautiful Science Gallery and Perpetual Guardian Planetarium.

    The ideal applicant will have:
    •Previous experience leading people in a customer focused workplace
    •The ability and desire to deliver our visitors and community with exceptional customer service and positive memories.
    •The ability to engage and communicate at a high level
    •Demonstrable experience as a people leader that will muck in when needed while creating a positive and respectful working environment
    •Experience driving tourism products and sales to a diverse range of markets.
    •Ability to effectively manage and set budgets

    This role is full-time permanent, 40 hours per week. Hours to be worked Monday to Friday but at times will require hours to be worked during weekends and evenings.

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