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Cultural Cooperation Assistant

Advertiser: Embassy of France in New ZealandMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
26 Nov 2019
Wellington, Wellington Central
Gross monthly salary : 4031 NZD/month
Work Type
Full Time
Advertising, Arts & Media, Event Management

About the business

The French Embassy in Wellington is the French representation in New Zealand. 

The cultural cooperation assistant is part of the Culture and Cooperation team. 

About the role

The Embassy of France seeks a cultural cooperation assistant. Permanent contract. Position available from 16 January 2020.

As the cultural cooperation assistant, the agent will perform the following tasks:

  •   Contribute to the implementation of cultural projects (arts residencies, festivals, invitations of professionals, etc.) while focusing on innovation and contemporary creation
  •   Manage existing relationships and develop new initiatives with local cultural stakeholders
  •   Ensure administrative and budget monitoring of cultural operations that are implemented
  •   Represent the embassy on some occasions (cultural events)

Administrative responsibilities will also include:

  •   Secretariat duties of the Head of the Scientific and Cultural Office
  •   Writing of documents in English (speeches, articles, letters, various communications)
  •   Managing the database of contacts of the cultural department
  •   Managing archives

Working hours: 


  • Monday to Thursday: 9.00 am – 1.00 pm and 2.00 – 6.00 pm (1-hour lunch break)
  • Friday: 9.00 am – 1.00 pm and 2.00 – 4.00 pm (1-hour lunch break)

Does it sound like you? If so, please send your application in English (CV and cover letter) before 15 December 2019 to:

For more information about the role,  please contact

This position is a permanent role, which means that working-holiday visa holders cannot be considered for the role.

Benefits and perks

28 days of annual leave

Skills and experience

-Be fluent in both spoken and written English and French
-Be proficient in Microsoft Office suite and comfortable with communication technologies

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?

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