Jobs at LIFE


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Expressions of Interest – LIFE Childcare Mt Eden

It’s with excitement we share we are well underway establishing our second Life Childcare at our prominent Mt Eden Campus. We are looking for expressions of interest for a full team, including Centre Manager, Head Teachers, Registered Teachers, Cook & Centre Admin. This location will make a significant impact on the surrounding Mt Eden community and we would love to hear from you if you would like to play a part.

To find out more about the role, please email [email protected]

Registered Teachers and Head Teacher 4 year olds – LIFE Childcare Mangere/Airport Oaks

Encouraging kids to dream, explore and discover is what we are all about at LIFE Childcare. We are on the lookout for a Head Teacher to lead our 4 year old room, plus registered teachers throughout various age groups. We have a passionate and welcoming team committed to excellence at the Mangere Centre. Our strong Christian based philosophy is our real point of difference, plus a fantastic environment where we invest into you and your professional growth. With great benefits and a flexible working environment, here is your opportunity to make your mark in an esteemed and established Centre.

In regards to flexibility, these positions could suit either full time ECE (or Primary qualified teachers) or perhaps someone looking to work within school hours for 3-5 days a week.

To find out more about these roles or express your interest, please email [email protected]

Personal and Business Assistant to General Manager

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a PA to support LIFE’s General Manager. This role is managing a busy schedule for the GM, which incorporates inbox, diary and travel management, as well as assisting with the Business Focus of LIFE including LIFE Business and the Business LIFE Investment fund.

This is a varied full time role, where you can really step up to the plate and take ownership. The ability to build strong internal relationships and manage your time effectively is essential. You will be a natural people person, highly organised and relish hands on involvement in moving the Business focus of LIFE towards its 20/20 vision.

To find out more about the role, the role, please email [email protected]

Venue Manager

We are looking for an experienced Venue Manager for our exciting new venture. LIFE’s venues include a world class auditorium in Mount Eden equipped with high spec AV along with breakout rooms and incredible foyer spaces. LIFE also has impressive venues in Albany and Manukau. LIFE Venues will hold a large number of meetings, conferences and events for varying clients each year.

As the Venue Manager you will:

  • Be responsible for the promotion and sales of LIFE’s event venues
  • Be commercially responsible for each hire, negotiating terms and setting budgets
  • Liaise closely with various event agencies, businesses and suppliers
  • Be on site during events

The ideal candidate will hold existing client relationships, be self-motivated, dedicated, have a can-do attitude, and possess an exceptionally high attention to detail. Working on variety of different events at multiple venues, you will need to be solution and delivery focused whilst maintaining a very high standard across the business.

Requirements:

  • 3+ years’ experience selling event venues
  • Existing client relationships
  • Organised, systematic & able to juggle multiple priorities with competing deadlines
  • Ability to operate with a commercial lens
  • High drive, flexibility and initiative
  • Strong problem solver
  • Proven leadership experience
  • Excellent communication skills – both verbal and written

To find out more about the role, the role, please email [email protected]

Multiple Positions on the Production Team

We are looking for someone who can join our dynamic and growing production team at LIFE. The LIFE production team is responsible for all live technical platforms at our world class church campuses, supporting our church services and events, as well as growing and developing team members and volunteers. These roles are both campus-based and involve various technical and leadership responsibilities.

Desired skills for this role could include experience in one or more of the following areas – live audio, visual design, motion graphics or lighting industries. Successful applicants would also have great people skills, as well as a passion for the church, creativity and innovation.

If you are interested we would love to hear from you!

For more information regarding these roles, please phone Daniel Cotton on 021 979 539.

Assistant Brand Manager

The Church Communications team at LIFE are looking for a junior Marketer with a go-getter attitude to join the team as an Assistant Brand Manager.

The Role

As the Assistant Brand Manager for LIFE’s Church focus, you will be the powerhouse for delivering marketing campaign elements on time and on budget. You will be a support pillar to the Marketing and Digital Manager by coordinating and executing brand and seasonal campaigns for key initiatives at LIFE.

You might be playing a supporting role, but you will be instrumental to seeing ideas and campaigns come to life. Your day-to-day will centre around bringing marketing plans and strategies to life, ensuring that all deliverables are provided in a timely manner. Your creative flair and curiosity means that you’ll be watching the industry and gleaning ideas from other churches, not for profits and corporates alike, bringing ideas to the table and looking for ways to improve the church experience.

You will have the opportunity to grow in both marketing strategy and creative skills by gleaning from the wider Church Communications team and be open to providing support for campaigns wherever it is needed.

You:

The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, proactive, highly-organised, be a team player with a collaborative spirit. We are looking for someone who:

  • Enjoys a fast-paced working environment – you probably get a rush when ticking items off a to-do list!

  • Is a details person, even under pressure.

  • Is not afraid to roll their sleeves up and do whatever it takes to get the job done – you might need to get creative, but that is part of what makes the job fun.

  • Can keep many plates spinning at once – with many departments within the Church focus, not all our Calendars are synced so you’ll need to be able to multi-task with grace.

  • Has an excellent command of English and pride yourself on excellence in writing, even when typing on your phone.

To find out more about the role, please email [email protected]

Digital Marketing Specialist

The Communications team at LIFE are looking for a passionate digital specialist with a solid strategic foundation and strong creative instinct to join the team as a Digital Project Manager.

The Role:

As the Digital Marketing Specialist, you will be the architect of digital communications solutions for key LIFE initiatives. You will have a strong grasp of current and upcoming digital marketing tools and strategies and instinctively know what technology could be used to achieve objectives. Your responsibility will be to drive digital marketing campaigns from concept to completion across our four focuses.

With the support of a Digital Content Co-ordinator, you will be the powerhouse for LIFE’s digital channels and campaigns including our Conference brands, LIFE TV, Christmas Box and more, bringing these initiatives to desktops and devices globally. You will be an advocate for data and deadlines, providing project deliverables on time, and on budget.

Your day-to-day work will include creating digital campaign strategies including briefing and delivering content from calendar creation through to community management. As part of a collaborative team, you will also be liaising with and updating stakeholders on the status of projects as well as providing best practice advice to the wider organisation. You will be responsible for results and ensuring that digital solutions deliver on project goals. This role will be a part of the team that serves as the public-facing voice of our brand, and will create authentic 1:1 engagements with an online community.

You:

The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, proactive, flexible, be a team player with a collaborative spirit. We are looking for someone who:

  • Is an innovator – someone who challenges conventional thinking and finds a way to make out of the box ideas happen. We might not have huge budgets, but we also believe that’s where the most innovative work happens.

  • Is a “multilingual communicator” who can speak and understand the languages of different departments (and channels!) and are comfortable navigating through ambiguity.

  • Is a fan of numbers, data and the insights that they bring. Because of this, you’re probably obsessed with results and reporting.

  • Enjoys the fast-paced, ever-evolving nature of the digital landscape.

  • Is calm, cool and collected the under pressure of deadlines and challenges.

To find out more about the role, please email [email protected]

Intermediate Graphic Designer

The Communications team at LIFE is looking for a talented, Intermediate Graphic Designer to join their team who will create engaging and on-brand graphics for a variety of media. They are responsible for conceptualisation and implementation of design solutions that meet communication and marketing strategies across all four focus areas of LIFE.

Reporting to the Senior Graphic Designer and working alongside two other designers (one Intermediate Graphic Designer full-time, one Graphic Designer part-time) this is a key role within a creative and high-performance team.

About the Role:

As an Intermediate Graphic Designer at LIFE you will be responsible for and competent in creating concepts, layouts and delivery of final art.
This position requires specialised knowledge of methods and techniques of graphic design and layout.
Often you will be involved on an entire marketing campaign, not just the production of specific pieces.

Project management and studio work flow skills are critical in delivering to deadline.
Campaigns at LIFE span areas such as print, digital, social, outdoor, video, television, cinema, interactive, audio-visual, tactile and promotional – being familiar design of content for these marketing channels will be key in succeeding in this role.

The Communications team at LIFE operates in a fast-paced, high expectation, creative and dynamic environment with many key projects in play simultaneously.
Your role will interact closely with other communications team members viz. photographers, brand & digital specialists, copywriters, content creators and other designers in your team

The ideal candidate:

  • Have a degree in graphic design and at least three years’ experience in a designer role.
  • You will demonstrate a high level of proficiency in design, web and multimedia software and applications such as Adobe Creative Suite, InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop.
  • It is beneficial if you have strong working knowledge of printing procedures, including correct outputting of files to pre-press, as well as photography, illustration and excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Without question you need to have a creative flair and a strong ability to translate requirements into design. If you can communicate well and work methodically as part of a team, we’d like to talk with you.

To find out more about the role, please email [email protected]

Senior Brand Manager

The Communications team at LIFE is looking for a seasoned marketing practitioner to manage part of an important brand portfolio and execute key aspects of the annual marketing calendar.

About the Role:

As the Senior Brand Manager, operating across the Community, Business and Kingdom focuses, you will be active in brand planning, campaign development and delivery of elements on time, on brand and on budget. You will report to and work closely with the Communications Manager yet be able to operate with a high degree of autonomy in terms of decision making, liaising with internal stakeholders and in bringing executional excellence. The role will be supported by strong in-house digital marketing, design, photography and film & television teams as well as external suppliers and partners. 

Promotion of our LIFE Conferences (LIFE Conference, Sistas Women’s Conference, The Weekend (Men’s Conference) will be a significant aspect of the role so familiarity and passion for driving awareness, registration and engagement around large, high-energy and multi-media events will be crucial 

You will be occupying a high-profile role within the communications team and the organisation. The role demands both strategic and tactical skills and requires both experience and aptitude in marketing or advertising; however, it will have an emphasis on execution so the successful applicant will need to be very comfortable with event management, able to flourish in fast-paced working environments, be tactically sharp and an independent thinker.  Your day-to-day will centre around development and execution of marketing plans and strategies, ensuring that all deliverables are provided in a timely manner. You will be comfortable working in a large communications team with agile structures and within a creative, dynamic, faith-based organisation. Many of the initiatives in this portfolio are external-facing and nationally significant, so will require media channel decisions and creative development to effectively connect with these audiences. 

The ideal candidate:

  • Is intelligent, focused, proactive, energetic and organized.
  • Is both strategic and tactically capable
  • Able to manage several projects simultaneously.
  • Enjoys a fast-paced working environment
  • Can operate autonomously and represent and make decisions on behalf of their brands/portfolio/event in key internal forums.
  • Is creative: able to bring fresh ideas and manage creative process through others
  • Has an eye for detail
  • Can operate under pressure
  • Is not afraid to roll their sleeves up and do whatever it takes to get the job done
  • Is physically fit and robust, able to lift, install and carry collateral, activation elements and signage as required
  • Has an excellent command of the English language – especially in writing.

To find out more about the role, please email [email protected]



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