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Events & Marketing Manager

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December 11, 2019

Are you an Event Manager? Do you have experience in Marketing? Do you have a passion for sport? Make your mark and apply to join Netball Central Zone as the Events & Marketing Manager.

  • Varied role with great scope
  • Fast paced, busy environment
  • 30 hours per week, full time

Netball Central Zone is seeking an Events & Marketing Manager for the Central Pulse who play in the ANZ Premiership, Central Manawa national netball league team and Netball Central Zone.

Working in a small, motivated and committed team, this role offers a fantastic opportunity to take ownership and coordinate all events and marketing, including networking events, player activations and games.  Your role will service all the Zone events and marketing and administration requirements, as well as working closely with the CEO to ensure relationships with sponsors, partners and key stakeholders are well managed.  You will engage and work across the organisation to ensure effective consultation and coordination of activities, in order to deliver on marketing and sales objectives, as well as identifying new opportunities. 

We’re looking for a value’s-based experienced Events & Marketing Manager who is exceptionally well organised, proactive and unflappable.  You must have proven experience managing the full logistical requirements of events and the confidence to lead, build and maintain strong relationships with all key stakeholders.  Ideally, you will also have some experience managing partnership activities/events, as well as an understanding of marketing principles.  This is a hands-on role, where you will be required to roll up your sleeves, ensure that the “i’s” are dotted and the “t’s” crossed and do whatever is required to deliver a successful outcome.  There is genuine opportunity to further develop and take on additional responsibilities, so you need to demonstrate your ability to use your initiative, confidently take the lead in key relationships and proactively solve problems. 

To apply for this position please forward your CV together with a covering letter outlining why you think you’re suitable for this role and what motivates you, to ceo@netballcentral.co.nz.   Please apply only if you are eligible to work in New Zealand.  For further information about this exciting position, please contact Fran Scholey on 021 451 243.

Note, this is a 30-hour a week full time position, with the expectation that weekend work will be required when events are on. Applications close at 5pm on Thursday 9th January 2020, with interviews being conducted the week beginning 13th January with an appointment by the 17th January in time for the start of the 2020 season.