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Posted Wednesday 26 Oct 2016

Senior Motion DesignerDave Clark Design Associates Limited

  • You will have a passion for visual design and animation
  • Dave Clark Design has a unique collaborative culture
  • You will be working with a team of senior designers Mac-based

Working with clients to create slick moving images that bring brands to life

Event Staging Manager | Auckland Conventions (Grand Millennium Hotel)Auckland Council

  • Passionate about quality events delivery and excellent customer service?
  • Have expertise in Events Management within the hotel industry?
  • Experienced in leading teams?

Join our Auckland Conventions team as an Event Staging Manager, supporting the Grand Millennium Auckland Hotel.

AUDIO VISUAL Staging Technicians - Auckland!Jobs Directly from Employers

  • AV Techs, Sound Specialists & Performance Technicians
  • Staging Technician for Audio Visual and Live Audio!
  • Come join AV experts Multi-Media Systems Ltd!

AV Technicians, Sound Specialists & Lighting/ Staging Technicians needed for Audio Visual & Live Audio! Join AV experts Multi-Media Systems Ltd!

TV Buyer - 3 month contract - AucklandDavidson New Zealand

  • Fantastic team environment
  • Convenient location and great creative culture
  • Contract to take you through the Christmas period

A large global agency are seeking a junior - Intermediate TV buyer to join their innovative team in Auckland on a contract basis.

Visual JournalistFairfax Media

Excellent opportunity to grow & develop your career with a market leader | Join a smart, collaborative and creative team | Connect today!

Senior Visual Effects ArtistBlockhead

Blockhead are looking for an experienced, creative and social senior Flame artist to join our team.

Super savvy and passionate creative required for chch photographic studioLightworkx Photography

Social media greatness, yummy design for some cool clients, production co-ordination on shoots, marketing LWX services nationally and internation

Newstalk ZB Newsreader - NZMENZME. New Zealand Media & Entertainment

Are you a newsreader with the innate ability to deliver the news in an authoritative, compelling & conversational style that our audiences will love?


Sound RecordistEducation Perfect Ltd

We are looking for a creative and passionate individual who is interested in helping us take learning online.

Children's Television PresenterPickled Possum Productions

Pickled Possum Productions is looking for new presenters for upcoming youth TV opportunities.

Commercial ProducerWhitebaitMedia

WhitebaitMedia has an exciting opportunity for a Commercial Producer.

Keyworder - Celebrity/News/Stock Photo BusinessKeedup Ltd

  • "My first job in the NZ media, and it involves Hollywood gossip!" - Nicole
  • "It's awesome seeing images I've edited on sites like the Daily Mail" - Krystle
  • "I was at Keedup for less than 2 years, and got sent to work in London" - Laura

Keyword/edit celebrity and/or stock pics for the international photo media including AP and Splash News.

Music Digital ProducerRadio New Zealand

  • Auckland based
  • You will have a wide music knowledge with a focus on NZ
  • You will have proven experience in multimedia storytelling and social media

Maximise the reach & impact of RNZ Music content, through keeping faith with existing audiences & finding ways to connect with additonal communities.

Music Content ProducerRadio New Zealand

  • Auckland based
  • Experience in multimedia music storytelling & radio feature production required
  • You will love collaborating with your RNZ colleagues and external partners

Utilise your excellent contacts & knowledge of the NZ music scene to tell a wide range of music stories, presenting them in creative & engaging ways.

Theatres Assistant Operations OfficerGisborne District Council

We are seeking an enthusiastic person with a positive attitude to assist with the day-to-day operational delivery of theatre services

Kaikawe Korero - Reporter Te KarereTVNZ

  • Are you fluent in te reo Maori?
  • Do you have experience in journalism?
  • Are you a talented individual?

We're looking for a talented individual to join the ranks of Te Karere as a Reporter.

Imagery ManagerSKY TV

  • FANATICAL about working with a great team?
  • Want to provide KIWIs with great entertainment?
  • SWITCHED ON in your field?

SKY TV are looking for an experienced imagery whizz with a keen eye for detail to join their close knit and very busy Creative and Commercial team.

Associate ProducerWhitebaitMedia

  • An exciting leadership role in a fast moving and dynamic team environment.
  • Opportunity to develop a leading youth brand across multiple platforms.
  • Great working environment

A motivated clear communicator able to identify and execute good ideas, work under pressure and add value to content across all platforms.

News Presenter, Music BrandsMediaWorks NZ Limited

New Zealand's leading independent broadcaster, MediaWorks, is offering an exciting opportunity to join our Music Brands News Team!

Sport Content Support Fixed term till October 2017SKY TV

  • LOVE SPORTS? Look no further �
  • Relaxed, innovative and professional work environment
  • Based at our Mt Wellington Head Office - parking onsite

If you are absolutely passionate about sports and want to help shape what our subscribers watch, then this is the job for you!

Senior Digital EditorTe Papa Museum

  • Do you have a passion for storytelling and a talent for spotting a story?
  • Expert in sourcing, curating, writing and editing digital content?
  • Can you grow Te Papa's digital audience and engagement?

As Te Papa's Senior Digital Editor you will be one of the key players involved in executing Te Papa's new digital content strategy.

Kaikawe Korero - Reporter Te KarereTVNZ

  • Are you fluent in te reo Maori?
  • Do you have experience in journalism?
  • Are you a talented individual?

We're looking for a talented individual to join the ranks of Te Karere as a Reporter.

Senior Content Producer - SidekickMediaWorks NZ Limited

Do you have a passion for creating great content? Do you want to work with the best radio content creators and directors in the country?

Casual - Audio Visual CrewAuckland University Of Technology

AUT Hospitality Services is seeking a Casual Audio Visual Crew member to assist with events at our 4 Auckland wide locations. Apply now!

AV Specialist - IT Support - CAD ModellerMotovated Design & Analysis Ltd.

Record, edit and optimise videos for our website. Support IT helpdesk and rebuilds. Provide 3D CAD modelling services to the engineering team.

Sound OperatorMaori Television

  • Are you conscientious, reliable and professional?
  • Join our close knit team
  • Do you have experience in broadcast television?

The Sound department at Maori Television has an exciting opportunity for an operator to join their close knit team.

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Program and Events CoordinatorEmbassy of the United States of America

The Embassy of the United States of America in Wellington invites applications for a full time position of Program and Events Coordinator.

Digital Producer - contract to take you beyond Christmas.Kinetic Recruitment

  • Supporting an upbeat, innovative and energised brand!
  • Close-knit cohesive team; highly skilled and experts in their field
  • CBD location; excellent remuneration

Digital marketing expertise essential as will be exposure to UAT & live site testing. High use of initiative with focus on digital creative.


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Calling all Budding Directors!

Posted Wednesday 26 Oct 2016

Shortland Street Drama Director Attachment  - Call for Applications

DEGNZ invites applications for a TV Drama Director Attachment on South Pacific Pictures' serial TV drama SHORTLAND STREET for TVNZ.

This paid attachment is currently scheduled to take place for four weeks this year commencing November 17 until December 14. It may include a small stand down period to allow for breaks in the schedule, with the aim of the Attachment getting to experience pre-production, production and post production on a major drama production.

The successful candidate will attach to one of New Zealand's most experienced drama directors and long-time Shortland Street director, Geoffrey Cawthorn.

Payment will be determined by negotiation with the production company and the level of experience of the applicant. An opportunity exists for the Attachment to direct a scene in the production, but this is entirely at the discretion of South Pacific Pictures and its producer(s) and director-it is not guaranteed.

The aim of the attachment is to:

  • develop and upskill new television drama directors and
  • contribute to the ongoing production of quality future television drama and
  • provide another training pathway to the limited opportunities currently available.

To be eligible, applicants MUST:

  1. Be a FULL member of DEGNZ, and
  2. Have past dramatic narrative directing experience, and
  3. Have a keen interest in television drama, and
  4. Either: -
  • Have 2 short film credits publicly screened to a paying audience at an NZFC accredited short film festival*, OR
  • Have held a position as the first assistant director of a publicly distributed and released feature film or TV drama series, OR
  • Have won an award for a short film at an NZFC accredited film festival*

*The NZFC list of accredited short film festivals here.

To apply, please download the application form cover sheet from the DEGNZ website  here, and submit the following in electronic form ONLY (Word file or PDF) by 5PM Friday 28 October, 2016 to with SHORTLAND STREET in the subject line:

  • Completed  Application Form Cover Sheet with your FULL DEGNZ Membership No., including links to your publicly screened works
  • A full CV & Filmography
  • A reference (from a senior screen industry practitioner)
  • A proposal of a maximum of 1-page outlining why you want to do the attachment.

A shortlist will be developed from applicants. An interview may or may not be required.

You will be notified as to whether or not your application has been successful, but no further correspondence will be entered into regarding your application and the decision will be final.

DEGNZ look forward to receiving your applications. This initiative has been made possible with the support of NZ On Air and South Pacific Pictures.