We’re an award-winning not-for-profit organisation based in the cultural capital of Wellington, and our focus is young people and their creativity.

Our staff are an amazing array of people with a depth and diversity of skills and experience in technology, performance, education, and management. Our focus is to inspire, exemplify, unlock doors and open grand vistas of opportunity for young people. Capital E programmes explore and enhance creative thinking and action, providing both the awareness of possibilities, and the means to make them reality for children taking part.

Capital E is part of Experience Wellington, a registered charity and a Council Controlled Organisation established by Wellington City Council to develop and manage Wellington’s cultural and arts assets. Our organisation hosts a combination of unique visitor experiences that contribute to Wellington’s economy and reputation as a centre of excellence for arts, culture and creativity. Together, we collaborate and draw upon each other’s strengths, skills and knowledge to deliver excellent visitor experiences that capture the heart of Wellington.

Our visitor experiences are: Capital ECity Gallery WellingtonWellington Museum, Cable Car MuseumSpace Place and Nairn Street CottageWe also have a management agreement with the NZ Cricket Museum Trust to provide support to the New Zealand Cricket Museum.

As well as offering education programmes, we invite the public to enjoy these unique experiences during the holidays and weekends.

Capital E includes the National Theatre for Children, MediaLab, the OnTV Studio, Events, and our National Arts Festival.

We have recently received a silver Be. Welcome accessibility rating.


Join the Team

Capital E is looking for a Marketing Coordinator to join the busy marketing team in taking Capital E to the next level!

Capital E is a not-for-profit organisation that ignites and fuels the spark of creativity in children and young people through digital workshops, live performance and events.

The Marketing Coordinator needs to have strong administration skills and will be a social media whizz capable of communicating via multiple digital platforms to our varied audiences. This role will take part in exciting initiatives and will make a meaningful difference in the implementation of Capital E marketing.

Reporting to the marketing and communications manager, you’ll be responsible for:

  • Updating social media platforms with engaging news and content
  • Assisting with marketing administration and events
  • Assisting with publicity plans across various media channels
  • Help us get in touch with schools and early childhood educators
  • Provide overall support for the marketing team.

The successful applicant will be able to get stuck in right away and will understand the importance of creativity in children and young people. This is a permanent part-time position of 20 hours per week, with flexibility to meet business requirements.

Capital E is part of Experience Wellington, (Wellington Museums Trust), a registered charity established by Wellington City Council as a Council Controlled Organisation (CCO) to manage and develop its cultural and arts visitor experiences.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a busy environment of creative professionals working on impactful projects and experiences for the young citizens of Wellington and beyond.

To apply for this role and to view a full position description, please visit our website http://experiencewellington.org.nz/marketing-coordinator-capital-e/

If you have any questions please email hr@experiencewellington.org.nz

Applications close 5.00 pm on Friday, 2 March 2018.

All applicants must have the legal right to work in New Zealand


Here at Capital E we are extremely lucky to be able to work with a number of partners whose generosity and expertise allows us to deliver our programmes.