We are currently recruiting for a fixed-term position based in Wellington during the 2019 WOW Awards Show season:



Show Merchandise Coordinator
(Wellington based fixed-term contract position)

Each year the World of WearableArt Awards Show season in Wellington delights an audience of 60,000 people across a three-week performance season at the TSB Arena.  The annual Awards Show is a platform for world-class wearable art which is showcased within a unique theatrical experience best described as an explosion of creativity.

We are looking for an enthusiastic person to coordinate staffing and supply for our merchandise and programme booths over the 2019 Wellington show season from 26 September to 13 October 2019. This is a fixed term contract position.

Responsibilities of the role include assisting with recruiting up to 60 volunteer sellers before the show season, supervising sellers, replenishing stock, balancing tills on each show night and assisting with pack out immediately after the last show. It is expected that the contract will be for 180-200 hours from August to mid-October.  140 of these must be worked over the show season in line with merchandise booth opening times. The position will report to the Head of Finance but will work closely with the Front of House Manager for service delivery.

The person we are looking for will have natural self-confidence and excellent communication skills with demonstrated ability supervising staff, experience in retailing and an eye for detail and accuracy. They will be highly organised and able to multitask.


For a copy of the detailed position description click here.


If this sounds like you, please send your expression of interest to ian@worldofwearableart.com


Applications close at 5.00pm on Wednesday 12 June 2019.