Senior Commissioner


RNZ is looking for a Senior Commissioner to work with and deliver independent and in-house commissions across RNZ platforms.  This role is critical in contributing to our growth strategy, working with both the Independent Sector and in-House Production teams to commission content based on a deep understanding of RNZ audience needs. The ability to commission across our platforms will be critical in the way audiences experience what RNZ has to offer.

The work is diverse.  As a successful Executive Producer with experience in and a proven track record of delivering high profile content projects, you’ll work with the RNZ Head of Audience Strategy to ensure that RNZ’s priorities and content strategy are aligned.  You’ll inspire the independent production sector and engage with in-house producers by articulating RNZ commissioning priorities, and work with them to create and develop ideas that meet our audiences’ needs. Applying your creative leadership to the development process, you will encourage risk taking, innovation and originality while continuing to identify trends and opportunities for outstanding content.

The role could be based in either Auckland or Wellington.

Please note: A complete application includes your covering letter and a CV.

Applications close: Wednesday 5 September

RNZ is committed to the principles and practices of Equal Employment Opportunity and welcomes applicants reflecting New Zealand’s cultural and ethnic diversity.

Permanent Full Time

Job no: SNRCOM - 08/18

Location: Wellington, Auckland

Closing Date: Wednesday, 5 September 2018