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We are looking for a superstar to join the Harbour Sport team and be the Facility Manager of the Albany Community Hub  – Te Pokapū ā-Hapori o Ōkahukura;
promoting and activating the space and providing services to the community.

Harbour Sport has been contracted to run the facility and we believe the Upper Harbour Local Boards outcome to “Support initiatives that build local resilience in the community by funding programmes, activities or events that help build local capacity and encourage social connectedness” (Upper Harbour Local Board Plan 2020) is essential in the utilisation of the facility.

It is critical that activation of the facility allows for community access with considered curation and coordination ensuring there is a wide range of activities meeting the wider community needs and interests.

The Albany Community Hub is a is a multi-functional, accessible, supportive facility connecting Albany’s old and new communities. It has 5 areas that are for hire to the general public, local community organisations and local business, a communal garden and lovely undercover outdoor space.

You will be managing the Hub facility operations and bookings and have a keen eye in the creation and execution of all marketing campaigns and projects to drive brand awareness, sales, and business growth as well as engaging in Harbour Sport driven events at the facility.

This is a full-time position for 40 hours per week.

So, who are we looking for?

Ideally you have at least three years’ experience predominantly in facility management or operations, experience and a keen passion in marketing, event management and community development. You will be able to provide evidence of your successes in these areas.

  • You have experience in facility management and are confident dealing directly with the Auckland Council maintenance team
  • You have experience managing online bookings
  • You have experience in developing and implementing a growth and marketing strategy to increase revenue and engage the local community
  • You have experience in building and sustaining community relationships
  • You have experience in designing fun, engaging social content and are confident using design programs such as Canva.
  • You are confident in updating WordPress sites and writing engaging blog posts

A full New Zealand driver’s license is essential in this role and the applicant must have the right to work in New Zealand. We are adhering to the COVID protection framework including the use of masks and the requirements to be fully vaccinated.

The successful candidate will have good customer service skills, integrity, responsibility and a commitment to working with and for others are requirements of this role.

Applications Close Sunday, 25th February at 5pm

Apply with your Cover Letter and CV

Harbour Sport is committed to being Inclusive, Integrity, Respect, Leadership and Whakawhanaungatanga, and is a value-based organisation  committed to ‘a community physically active for life’

At Harbour Sport, we are committed to ensuring we take every step possible to ensure our provisions and environments are safe and empowering for children, young people, families, and staff. Harbour Sport has zero tolerance for abuse. We expect respectful and positive behaviours and values at all times from those we support and from all those we engage with.

Te Tiriti o Waitangi is Aotearoa New Zealand’s founding document. Harbour Sport is committed to upholding the mana of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and the principles of Partnership, Protection and Participation. We are committed to partnership with tangata whenua and the protection of Māori culture and taonga. We value the distinctiveness that tangata whenua bring to physical activity and our success on a world stage. We believe a strong bi-cultural foundation is critical to our national identity and wellbeing.