Dunedin, Otago | Part-time, Permanent

Your People Recruitment are seeking a highly motivated, business savvy and driven Events/Branch Manager for a well-known and respected New Zealand organisation that operates to promote excellence in governance and support its members with ongoing education and training.

This is a busy part time role 25-27 hours per week  covering the Otago and Southland region. The successful candidate will need to be well organised and demonstrate flexibility in working hours including evenings, and occasional overnight stays out of town.

Our client has had some great regional success over the years and is looking to bring in an Events Branch Manager to continue the great work already done in raising the profile of the organisation within the region and continue to offer meaningful support and value to its regional members.   

The Events/Branch Manager is responsible for running an extensive events programme for the members, promoting value to new and existing members, working closely with branch committee members to provide input into strategic planning, identifying opportunities for growth including new member acquisitions, and sponsorship.

The administrative and support functions of the role will cover a wide range of tasks including, preparation of an annual budget (in conjunction with other stakeholders), monitoring revenue and expenditure against budget, tracking continuing member professional development progress, and other administrative functions as required. Some oversight of a remotely located events assistant may be required.

This role involves you working from own home so will suit somebody who is a self-starter capable of prioritising tasks and managing their time.

As a proven Events/Branch Manager, you will bring with you an excellent knowledge of businesses in the region, be an enthusiastic and accomplished networker, and be a natural in developing and maintaining relationships.

You will hold a friendly, accommodating and forward-thinking approach to business along with a proven skill set in administration and support.

You will truly believe in taking responsibility for your own performance and will naturally enjoy supporting people in the benefits of organisational membership.


This role is for you if you:

  • Hold tertiary level qualification or equivalent experience
  • Have a strong ethic and commitment to high standards
  • Have highly developed communication and interpersonal skills
  • Are comfortable speaking in public
  • Are interested in corporate governance issues (desirable)
  • Hold experience in a professional membership association/corporate events environment
  • Have well rounded exposure to a variety of administrative functions


We are looking for that one perfect person that ticks all the boxes. You will have a great attitude, great outlook and a positive approach to business

All applications are 100% confidential. If you wanted to have a no obligation chat about this great role call Adam on 03 471 7000 or simply hit the apply now button.


You must hold legal entitlement to work in New Zealand to be considered for this role.

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