Windows System Administrator (Full-time Permanent)

We have an opportunity for a Windows Systems Administrator to manage and support our Microsoft Windows server and desktop infrastructure. You will be responsible for a wide variety of tasks with respect to computer hardware, software, network and user accounts including:

·           Managing Windows Server and workstation patching, software, driver and firmware updates via WSUS and other appropriate tools

·           Maintaining deployment images via WDS

·           Maintaining Active Directory and Group Policies

·           Managing end user device updates and replacements (workstations, laptops, tablets etc…)

This position will be part of the after-hours on-call roster with existing IT staff and be exposed to our newspaper, magazine and television workflows. There’s plenty to learn as we move to simplify and update our infrastructure.

Allied Press Limited is the largest independently owned Media Company in New Zealand.  Employing over 1,100 staff and contributors across its 15 South Island locations, the Group has considerable interests in Digital and Print Media, web, regional television and commercial print operations.  The Head Office, based in Dunedin has an on-site workforce of approximately 250 staff. 

This position is full-time permanent. Relocation assistance would be considered.

A copy of the position description can be found below.

Please apply by way of covering letter outlining your experience and suitability for the role together with your CV to or apply via SEEK.

Applications close on Friday, 20 May 2022.

Please note you must have the right to work in New Zealand to apply for this role. Allied Press is unable to provide sponsorship or visa support at this time.