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Join Our Team

Event Manager (part time)

We have openings for a part time, mid-level Event Manager / Freelancer to assist with our upcoming events from April – August 2024. Potential for ongoing work.


  • Work on high profile events with a great established team

  • Immerse yourself in the colourful work of the hospitality and wine industries

  • Auckland North Shore office, with some remote work possible

  • Possibility to become full time later in the year

About the role

  • Programming of event schedules, building runsheets

  • Liaison with talent & stakeholders

  • Coordination of performance necessities

  • Guest liaison

  • Onsite event management

  • Contracting & sales support

  • Some social media and newsletter preparation

  • Immediate start until end of June, with some 

  • flexible role of 20 - 30 hours per week, may be able to fit in with your other commitments.

About Us

Lemongrass Productions has been responsible for some of the biggest food, drink and entertainment events in New Zealand. In 2024 this line-up will include Winetopia events in Auckland and Wellington, Tohunga Tūmau, Restaurant Month in the Heart of the City, A Very Tasty Christmas Market and private events for our clients. We have amassed a great community who look forward to our events. We will continue to create great experiences that surprise and inspire them and help them discover the wonderful brands that we work with.

We love to be first, respect everyone we work with, take total ownership of our responsibilities, and celebrate our successes.

Qualifications & experience required

  • Event Management experience

  • Relevant event sales experience

  • Excellent written and oral English and attention to detail

  • Knowledge of restaurant and wine industry will be helpful

  • Familiar with Te Ao Maōri

  • Great phone manner

  • Team player, but able to work effectively unsupervised

  • Account management expertise

Send your CV and cover letter to Please be sure to include your time availability from April – August, blocking out any existing commitments.

Thank you for your interest but please note that only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

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