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We welcome those who have a passion for good service and a great attitude, and who are ready to make a real difference to the successful outcome of every event.

Every team shares an equal responsibility for achieving our goals and we strive to create a working environment that rewards excellence and provides job satisfaction, enjoyment and opportunities for advancement.

Current job vacancies

Business Support Manager

We are seeking a Business Support Manager with system and database experience to join in our busy venue management business.  This role is focused on administering/supporting our event booking system which contains all information related to our client events and is fundamental in assisting us manage our portfolio of venues.

As well as administering the Event Business Management System (EBMS) this role works collaboratively across our business to ensure the systems meets current and future business needs.

The role coordinates all finance related functionality within EBMS and associated interfaces; administers and coordinates future developments of EBMS, and to act as the primary contact with the software provider.

In addition, this role will act as our EBMS champion and taking a lead to ensure the system is being used in a consistent and efficient manner including coordinating training for all users.

The ideal candidate will have 3+ years’ experience in system administration and processes including AP, AR and credit control; a good working knowledge of MS Office especially Excel; and experience of SQL databases and Crystal reporting would be beneficial.

Previous experience of EBMS (Event Business Management System) would be an advantage - immediate start preferred.

To be part of a motivated and upbeat team committed to delivering on Wellington’s reputation as the “coolest little capital in the world”, please apply send your CV and cover letter to aileen.donnan@pwv.co.nz Applications close 10am on Monday 2 November 2015.

Business Support Manager - Job Description


Sales Executive – Events Industry Wellington

Are you self-motivated, have incredible attention to detail and have the desire to deliver exceptional experiences?

We are looking for a fabulous, full-time, permanent Sales Executive to join our MICE (meetings, incentives, conferences and events) sales team.  You will be responsible for managing and growing a portfolio of customers and charged with filling our venues with large scale conferences, business meetings, roadshows and gala dinners.

To be successful in this role, you will have proven sales experience (ideally in the MICE industry) with a passion for providing excellent outcomes for customers. We are looking for someone that is hungry to succeed, goal driven and has the desire to work in a team-orientated and collaborative culture.  You will have a proactive approach to providing the best solution for your key accounts and have the drive and ability to create new business opportunities.  All applicants must demonstrate they have a positive and enthusiastic attitude and be willing to go the extra mile to get the job done.

This role is responsible for (amongst other things for):

  • Acquiring new business by establishing, maintaining and growing relationships with existing and new customers
  • Developing and maintaining an individual sales pipeline and support the Sales Development Manager and the team to achieve targets, budgets and provide accurate reporting
  • Working collaboratively across our teams to develop cross-selling and up-selling opportunities
  • Achieving and exceeding sales related KPIs

To be part of a motivated and upbeat team committed to making Wellington ‘the place of the possible’, please apply below with a cover letter and CV or contact Aileen Donnan, People & Performance Manager on 04 806 4742 or aileen.donnan@pwv.co.nz 

Sales Executive - Job Description

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Positively Wellington Venues manages the Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington Town Hall, St James Theatre, Opera House, TSB Bank Arena and Shed 6 - Because things are better LIVE!



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PWV are proud to manage the gallery function space 'Academy Galleries'.

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Keep your finger on the pulse during an event - we now offer free access to wireless internet for delegates in our conference venues (Shed 6, TSB Bank Arena, St James Theatre and the Michael Fowler Centre).

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