• Want to be part of a high performing team responsible for producing one of New Zealand’s best annual events?
• Thrive in the high-pressure environment of live events?
• Know what it takes to get the job done?
This is a seriously cool opportunity for someone looking for “THAT” events role!
About ASB Classic: The ASB Classic is New Zealand’s premier annual sporting event combining the best of world class international tennis with music, food, fashion and entertainment across two weeks in January. Run by Tennis Auckland, the ASB Classic has enjoyed significant growth over the last five years with record crowd numbers, broadcast coverage and bringing some of the world’s highest profile athletes to our shores such as Serena and Venus Williams, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Caroline Wozniacki.
Role purpose: The ASB Classic aims to attract a high achiever to join their Tournament team which has been recognised as the Best International Event on the WTA for the last four consecutive years. This broad role will touch on all elements of running a large scale international event and will provide support across the core areas of the marketing and operations teams. Specifically the Event Manager will be responsible for the venue set-up and presentation, ticketing and access control, sponsor activations, key suppliers, volunteer team coordination and general logistics.
The role will suit someone who thrives in the fast pace world of Events. A self-starter with a high work rate, attention to detail with a creative and collaborative approach. Someone who likes getting stuck in and seeing the event come to life.
So if you are up for the challenge, are looking for a great team of people to work with and want an exciting and prestigious brand on your CV then let’s talk.
To apply for this position, please send your CV with a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note this role is being sourced directly and we are not accepting applications via external recruitment agencies.