Koha Team Co-Ordinator - New Zealand - Wellington


20 hours/0.5 FTE, afternoons only, Monday – Friday.

Catalyst has been dedicated to using the world’s best open source software and tools to deliver robust IT solutions for our clients all over the globe for 20 years. Along with our passion for open source, we are a company that is committed to equal opportunities for all, regardless of individual characteristics such as gender, age, or ethnicity.

Our hiring processes reflect our diversity policy which you can read in full here: https://www.catalyst.net.nz/content/catalyst-diversity-policy

Catalyst have a team dedicated to supporting software for the library and information sector, primarily with Koha library management system. The team have have a busy workload and are looking for an administrator with a customer service focus to keep things running smoothly.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist with drafting quotes and contracts and maintain documentation.
  • Prepare invoicing data and project and team reports as required.
  • Ensure that team members record their timesheets as required and maintain the team work schedule.
  • Manage small projects and BAU tasks, potentially taking on more responsibility in time.
  • Be flexible about changing tasks and working with other teams and deal openly and honestly with customers and fellow staff.

You will fit well into this role if you have strong organisational and communication skills, are detail-oriented, can work with minimum management and take responsibility for allocated tasks but also understand when to ask for help and communicate clearly about your progress. You’ll need to understand both customer and team goals and be able to work collaboratively to achieve these.

If you have experience with libraries and information management, and/or open source software, this is a huge plus.


Being a good employer is really important to us. We pay our staff a fair wage and make sure they have any support they need to grow their skills.

Our employees enjoy Pizza Thursday every month – the whole office comes together to eat pizza and share knowledge. We also get together every Friday to relax, share company news and celebrate our achievements.

We also offer subsidised health insurance, flexible working hours, plenty of training opportunities, yoga, board games, and really, really good coffee.

If this sounds like you please send your CV and Cover Letter to jobs@catalyst.net.nz. You must have the right to work in New Zealand to apply for this role.