Careers

Cricket is New Zealand’s premier summer sport with 170,000 people currently playing the game, making it one of the most widely played sports in the country.

NZC’s vision is focused on ensuring cricket is a game that can be played anywhere, by anyone. Whatever their circumstances, New Zealanders will be given every reason to celebrate and engage with cricket as their game.

We have a high-performance culture, underpinned by quality people, systems and facilities, helping to produce winning BLACKCAPS and WHITE FERNS who inspire the nation and represent the best of New Zealand’s values and culture.

Cricket is one family, with quality and consistency that nurtures the game at all level and provides pathways towards success on the international stage. NZC takes a global approach and perspective to our activities for the betterment of the game in New Zealand.
We’re a passionate and enthusiastic organisation committed to living and breathing our purpose: connecting New Zealanders through our spirit of cricket.

NZC Vacancies

HR Graduate

Reporting to the Head of People and Culture, in this generalist role, you’ll learn about a wide range of activity, including recruitment and induction, policy and process, learning and development, engagement, safety and well-being, people systems and administration. Some work experience is highly desirable, together with a love of sport.  Tertiary qualified, you're warm, approachable, creative, fun and confident. You have excellent writing skills, find it easy to learn systems, you've got good attention to detail and you want to develop your career in the people and culture field.

For more information, or to apply click here. 

Assistant Turf Manager

Here's an amazing opportunity to join the Bay Oval Turf Management team.  You will be employed by the Bay Oval Trust, working in close collaboration with NZC staff and other stakeholders.  As the Assistant Turf Manager at the Bay Oval, you will support the Turf Manager in providing high quality cricket facilities and driving continuous improvement and innovation in playing and training surfaces.  Your key focus will be the planning, preparation and maintenance of the pitches for the NZC marquee,  and you will also work with the team on the wider Bay Oval Complex. 

Sound like you? We'd love to hear from you. Apply before Friday 29th November through Seek with a cover letter and CV.

Women's Cricket World Cup 2021 Vacancies

Women’s Cricket 2021 has been established to set-up and run the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup in 2021, set to be the largest women’s sporting event ever held in New Zealand. We’re now recruiting for a number of roles as we begin to build the team.

ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2021 – Event Accountant


We’re looking for a qualified accountant to join us and support the team on delivering a world class event. You will be responsible for preparing and finalising the accounts and assisting the organisation with optimum utilisation of the budgets, while ensuring due process is followed, and consistency is maintained while booking and allocating event expenditure. For more information and to apply click here.

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ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2021 – Communications Manager

 We’re looking for a Communications Manager lead the design and implementation of our PR and communications strategy, aimed at promoting fan engagement and driving ticket sales. You will be working alongside NZC, the ICC and our marketing team so will need to bring a sense of collaboration. You’ll also need an innovative mindset to bring new ideas to attract audiences. For more information and to apply click here.

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ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2021 – Marketing & Digital Manager

 We’re looking for an experienced Marketing and Digital Manager to lead the marketing function, deliver the vision and strategy, and an integrated campaign to promote the event and fill the stadia. In addition, you will be supporting creative digital and website development so will need to be savvy across digital channels. For more information and to apply click here.

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ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2021 – Host City Manager

We’re looking for a Host City Manager join us and support the Stakeholder Relations Team. Your primary role will be to engage with, and work alongside, our host cities across New Zealand, in the planning and delivery of this major sporting event. For more information and to apply click here.

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ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2021 – Venue Operations Manager

 We’re looking for a Venue Operations Manager to join our team and play a key part in the integrated planning and delivery of event operations at match venues. This role is responsible for program integration, stakeholder communication and partnerships with stakeholders including venue owners and operators. For more information and to apply click here.

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ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2021 – Operations Coordinator

We’re looking for an Operations Coordinator to support the delivery of the event. You will provide administrative assistance for our key service areas such as cricket operations, accommodation, transport, medical, accreditation and venue operations. You will have ideally worked in an operational role in a similar environment so you’ll be able to hit the ground running. For more information and to apply click here.

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ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2021 – Broadcast & Media Operations Manager

We’re looking for a Broadcast & Media Operations Manager to join us and support the Venue Operations team. Your primary role will be to plan and deliver the operations, facilities and infrastructure required to support the broadcast rights and media coverage for the tournament. For more information and to apply click here.

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ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2021 – In-house Artworker

We’re looking for an In-house Artworker to work with our internal team and external design agency to deliver event collateral. You will work daily on the generation of brand and campaign assets, interpret creative briefs provided by our brand agency, and use your creative talent and organisational skills to assist in a variety of work. For more information and to apply click here.

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ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2021 – Team Services Manager (Accommodation)

We’re looking for a Team Services Manager to lead the planning and delivery of accommodation and air travel. You will be responsible for hotel contracts, hotel room bookings, allocations and cancellation processes, flights and laundry services with a primary focus on team and match official support services. For more information and to apply click here.

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ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2021 – Team Services Manager (Transport)

We’re looking for a Team Services Manager to lead the planning and delivery of transport services. You will be responsible for managing transport operations for all teams and officials including team buses, team and match official support vehicles, fleet vehicles and freight. You will also lead the recruitment and management of the Team and Match Official Liaison Officers. For more information and to apply click here.

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ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2021 – Community Engagement Manager

We’re looking for a Community Engagement Manager to develop and implement a community engagement strategy, working collaboratively with schools, clubs and communities in the cricket network to leverage existing programmes where relevant, and create new programmes where needed. For more information and to apply click here.

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Major Association Vacancies

NDCA Development Officer

Northern District Cricket Association (NDCA) seeks a passionate and energetic Development Officer to grow and deliver community cricket across Hamilton and Raglan. Based at Seddon Park Hamilton, this exciting new position will work with the wider NDCA development team and key District Association stakeholders, to connect the cricket community and ensure great participant and fan experiences at all stages of the game.
For further information, please see the Job Description, or should you have any queries please contact; eimear@ndca.co.nz.

All applications to be submitted to Eimear Richardson eimear@ndca.co.nz on/before 5:00pm Tuesday 26 November, including a cover letter and Curriculum Vitae.

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NDCA Competitions & Communication Administrator

Northern District Cricket Association (NDCA) seeks an individual with attention-to-detail and a passion for great customer service, to administer seasonal draws and player database systems, along with websites and social media. Based at Seddon Park Hamilton and working with the GM Community, this role will connect the cricket community and ensure great participant and fan experiences at all levels of the game. This is an exciting new position which offers an opportunity to develop stakeholder relationships and grow the community game.

Should you have any queries please contact Eimear Richardson, General Manager Community; eimear@ndca.co.nz. All applications to be submitted to eimear@ndca.co.nz on/before 5:00pm Tuesday 26 November, including a cover letter and Curriculum Vitae.

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NDCA Development Activator – Counties Manukau

Northern District Cricket Association (NDCA) currently seeks an energetic individual to join the community team and promote female participation across both intermediate schools and colleges. The ‘Development Activator – Counties Manukau’ will be required to lead the marketing, promotion and delivery of the New Zealand Cricket Yeah Girls! programme within Counties Manukau/South Auckland region. This programme focuses on delivering great experiences through active, fun and engaging opportunities.

Should you have any queries please contact Eimear Richardson, General Manager Community; eimear@ndca.co.nz. All applications to be submitted to eimear@ndca.co.nz on/before 5:00pm Tuesday 26 November, including a cover letter and Curriculum Vitae.

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