Jobs at Destination Great Lake Taupo

Great Lake Taupō is a thriving tourism destination for New Zealanders and international visitors alike. This is your opportunity to live, work and play in one of New Zealand’s most spectacular holiday destinations.

Vacancy: Destination Great Lake Taupo Board Member

Help govern Destination Great Lake Taupo!

Do you have the attributes to help create the best regional tourism organisation in the country? We are seeking a visionary board member to complement the Destination Great Lake Taupo team to showcase Great Lake Taupo to the world.

Destination Great Lake Taupo is a council-controlled organisation (CCO).  As a stand alone legal entity the board has responsibility for decisions that deliver better outcomes for the district’s visitor industry and community.

This is a governance role and your strengths will lie in your ability to function at a strategic level with strong business or management skills supporting your knowledge and experience in the marketing of visitor experiences and services. 

We want your help to build on our current successes and take the marketing and management of our region from excellent to exceptional.

The following attributes are particularly sought:

  • Connection to the Taupo District
  • Tourism product development experience
  • Working in partnership with iwi
  • Previous governance experience

A basic level of remuneration and travel expenses (if required) will be paid.

Applications close 4.00pm, Friday 15 June 2018. For more information contact Jessica Simpson on 027 532 8622 or email

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