Vacancy: Heritage Assessment Advisor, Dunedin (closes 16 September)

Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga is advertising for a Heritage Assessment Advisor to be based in Dunedin. This is a part-time position, 24 hours a week.

The role description is as follows:

We are looking for someone with the passion and skill to help us identify and recognise the Otago/Southland area’s heritage places, by taking the lead role in the area’s New Zealand Heritage List/Rārangi Kōrero work and also when time permits contributing to the Crown Land Disposal processes You must be a strong researcher with proven experience in writing fit-for-purpose heritage assessments. Candidates also need the ability and confidence to foster relationships and negotiate outcomes with stakeholders.

A tertiary qualification in a heritage related field such as history, architecture, archaeology, planning, museum and heritage studies, cultural studies or equivalent is required.

Applications close at midnight Sunday 16 September 2018.

For further information and an application form contact:

Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga,
PO Box 2629, Wellington.
Phone (04) 472 4341 or