Job Opportunities

 

Administrative Vacancies

 

Assistant Accountant [part-time]

 

The Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO) is seeking to appoint a part-time Assistant Accountant to join the small but busy Business Services Team.

 

Reporting to the Director of Business Services, the Assistant Accountant will undertake financial and management accounting for the APO and is a key member of the team.  This is a hugely varied role and a unique opportunity to work for a dynamic arts organisation whose employees are passionate about what they do. 

In this role you will need to be mature, confident and a strong team player with competent accounting skills and Dynamics GP experience. Further information including a full position description is available on the APO website here.

 

Closing date for applications Monday, 30th May, 4pm, applications without a cover letter or without a valid work visa will not be considered.

 

Email your application to:

Noma Sio-Salapu

Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

Email: nomas@apo.co.nz

 

 

Orchestra Vacancies

Section Principal Trumpet

Ongoing position beginning September 2016

 

Audition: Friday 15 July 2016

Closing Date for Applications: Monday 27 June 2016, 10am NZ time

 

This position is open to musicians with the legal right to work in New Zealand and may be taken in person or by recording.

 

Audition and Job Details

Audition Application Sheet

Audition Requirements: Set List of Solo and Excerpt material

 

Section Principal Clarinet

Ongoing position beginning 22 September 2016

 

Audition: Saturday 16 July 2016

Closing Date for Applications: Monday 27 June 2016, 10am NZ time

 

This position is open to musicians with the legal right to work in New Zealand and may be taken in person or by recording.

 

Audition and Job Details

Audition Application Sheet

Audition Requirements: Set List of Solo and Excerpt material

 

Sub Principal Cello

Ongoing position beginning 22 September 2016

 

Audition Saturday 23 July 2016

Closing Date for Applications: Monday 4 July 2016, 10am NZ time

 

This position is open to musicians of all nationalities and may be taken in person or by recording.

 

Audition and Job Details

Audition Application Sheet

Audition Requirements: Set List of Solo and Excerpt material

 

Tutti First Violin

Ongoing position beginning 22 September 2016.

 

Audition: Thursday 28 July 2016

Closing Date for Applications: Friday 8 July, 10am NZ time

 

This position is open to musicians of all nationalities and may be taken in person or by recording.

 

Audition and position details

Application sheet

Audition Requirements: Set List of Solo and Excerpt material

 

Download instructions on electronic delivery of recorded auditions HERE

Download a Recorded Audition Declaration form HERE

 

Casual Positions

Please note Casual work is only available to New Zealand and Australian Citizens and Residents.
Instrumentalists seeking casual work with the Auckland Philharmonia are invited to apply by forwarding a copy of current resume/CV and all contact details to: The Orchestra Manager: auditions@apo.co.nz

 

There are no set dates for casual auditions. Live auditions are scheduled at mutually suitable times throughout the year, or you may be invited to send a recording. Either way your details will be held on file until the orchestra has a need for more casual players of your instrument.

 

 

What we mean when we say “Open to New Zealand and Australian Citizens and Residents”

These positions are currently only open to applicants who have the legal right to work in New Zealand. This may include holders of NZ work permits depending of the specific details of the work permit. Please check with the Orchestra Manager in this instance. A further audition for this position, open to international applicants, may be held if the position is not able to be filled at this audition. Should this be the case, an announcement will be made on our website regarding a further audition which will then be open to international applicants.

 

What we mean when we say “Open to Applicants of all Nationalities”

This position is open to applicants of any nationality. If you are not currently a citizen or a resident of either New Zealand or Australia, it is advisable to research present New Zealand immigration law before completing your application. www.immigration.govt.nz is one suggested web site to visit. Please note: The APO is not is a position to provide sponsorship for immigrants. The APO will provide assistance in obtaining a work visa for the contracted player if required and pay the associated costs.

 

Queries regarding any of the orchestral vacancies above

contact the Orchestral Manager: Wendy Gardiner at auditions@apo.co.nz

 

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