Current Vacancies

  • Manager Language and Subtitling

    Māori Television contributes to the protection and promotion of Māori language and culture through the provision – in te reo Māori and English – of a high-quality, cost-effective television service that informs, educates and entertains viewers, and enriches Aotearoa, New Zealand’s society, culture and heritage.

    Our Content department is looking for an experienced Manager for Language and Subtitling, to ensure that the Māori language and culture is accessible and inclusive of all New Zealanders through engaging our content by including English subtitles to cater to a wider range of views.

    Reporting to Head of Content, this position manages and directs Māori Television’s on-air subtitles across all multi-platforms of Māori Television.  As well as managing the day-to-day operations of the Language and Subtitling department, the qualified candidate will ensure effective and efficient co-ordination across all departments of Māori Television. The successful applicant will have a high te reo fluency (written and oral) and tikanga skills, budgeting, people and financial management skills. A fresh and imaginative approach to the challenge of promoting content and a fluency in Maori language and culture is advantageous.

    If you believe you have the skills for this challenging role, please apply to:

    Pūmanawa Tangata Department

    PO Box 64-341

    East Tāmaki

    Auckland 2163

    Or email:

    Applications close 26 March 2018 at 5pm.

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