Centre for Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Faculty of Business & Economics
Read on to unleash your potential!
An opportunity has emerged for someone who is passionate about New Zealand and building wealth and prosperity for its people, by developing and unleashing the creative and entrepreneurial capabilities of the next generation of University of Auckland graduates.
We need a customer-focused Events Coordinator who is energetic and passionate about delivering events, providing exceptional customer service and thrives on interacting and engaging with a range of stakeholders, from students through to senior leaders. You will :
Who are we looking for?
Degree-qualified, and with a minimum of 2 years’ experience organising and coordinating events and providing administrative support in a busy, high-
energy environment, you will need to have the willingness and flexibility to work outside the traditional 9am-5pm hours to ensure the smooth delivery of events.
savvy and highly-organised.
The Unleash Space, run by the Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship is the University of Auckland’s iconic multi-functional space for creative, cross sector and cross-
disciplinary innovation. This space is an inspirational flagship for making, innovation and entrepreneurship.
it has a range of making and prototyping equipment such as 3-D printers, vinyl cutters, CAD stations, CNC routers; and working spaces equipped with whiteboards.
Designed specifically to engage students and staff from all faculties, and to encourage them to create, make, take risks, form teams, ideate, and to successfully commercialise their ideas be they for economic or social impact.
The Unleash Space’s integrated programmes combine mentoring, workshops and events for students to ideate, prototype, and eventually launch their ventures.
If this sounds like the next step in your career, we’d love to hear from you!
This is a full time position, available on a 3 year fixed term role. Professional staff level 4.
Applications close on Sunday 17th June 2018.
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