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Role title: Luxury Bed Sheet Tester
Location: Nationwide
 
Dream job alert!
 
Are you serious about getting good quality sleep? Would your friends describe you as a sheet snob? Do you often find yourself scouring the shelves to find the perfect bedding?
 
You’re in luck, because we’re on the hunt for New Zealand’s professional luxury bed sheet tester and we’re paying $10,000 for one deluxe night of sleep! 
 
As our official luxury bed sheet tester, you’ll be the connoisseur of hotel quality at home, testing the range of products in the Hotel At Home collection. From the ultimate thread count to the best duvet inners to the comfiest mattress toppers - you’ll be our guide to the ultimate in comfort.
 
To ensure you’re able to review the Hotel At Home range in its entirety, you’ll be given a complete set of Hotel At Home products including a mattress topper, duvet inner, duvet set, sheets and pillows plus $10,000 to sleep. 
 
We’re looking for someone who knows how to tell it like it is! You must be truly passionate about sleep, the perfect bedding and able to give us a thorough and honest review. Please complete your job application here on the Briscoes website.
 
In your application, please include why you think you’d be perfect for the role, the skills you’d bring to the task at hand and a little bit more information about yourself. Bonus points for those who share their application in video form! You can do this by uploading the content to Dropbox and including a link within your application. 
 
Please note you’ll need to be available to share your Hotel at Home experience with both the Briscoes team and their social media followers and media. This includes creating both still and video content for Briscoes’ social channels and speaking to the media about the prize. Further detail in the T&Cs. 
 
Your job application should include contact information so we can touch base with you for a phone interview, should you be one of the lucky finalists.
 
Job applications close on Monday 03 June 2024. Applicants must be 18 years or older and New Zealand based. 
 
Sounds like a dream come true? Apply below
 

Promotion Period: 22.05.2024 - 03.06.2024. Entry is open to New Zealand Residents aged 18 yr+.  Entrants must, during the Promotion Period, answer all job fields namely; full name, region, town/city, email, mobile, a bit about themselves (200 words maximum), why they’re perfect for the role (500 words maximum) and agree to the terms and conditions of entry as stated on competition webpage www.briscoes.co.nz/hotel-at-home-sleepiest-job-ever/. In addition, the winning applicant must be available for media interviews, usage of their name and image in media materials in addition to the delivery of several pieces of video and photo content outlined in the matrix below. 1x entry per person. The prize is 1x $10,000(NZD) lump payment. Winner will be required to complete an IR330C and 20% withholding tax will be deducted from the prize money and paid to the IRD on the winners behalf. Winner will be chosen w/c 03 June 2024. Winner will be notified by phone call by no later than 5pm Friday 07 June 2024.  Promoter’s decision is final & no correspondence will be entered into. The Promoter is Briscoe Group Ltd (Company Number: 453620) Ltd of 1 Taylors Road, Morningside, Auckland 1025. 

 

Schedule to Terms & Conditions

 

Eligible Entrants

Residency

Age

Special Conditions


Open to all residents of New Zealand

Aged over 18

Entry Mechanism

Answer the question ‘Why do you think you’d be perfect for the Sleepiest Job Ever role?’ 

Complete and submit the online entry form at the link provided on the Briscoes website. All details are to be submitted including providing the following:

Personal details (full name, region, town/city, email, mobile,a bit about themselves and agreement to the terms and conditions)

Entry Limit

1 entry per person

Promotion Period:-

Commencement Time

Commencement Date

Close Time

Close Date

Starts 22 May 2024 at 7am NZT

Ends 03 June at 3pm NZT

Nominated Business

Briscoe Group Ltd (Company Number: 453620)

Draw Date

w/c 03 June 2024

Draw Time

Before 5pm Friday 07 June 2024

Prize

  • $10,000NZD - prize money (less 20% withholding tax)
  • Hotel At Home products (including mattress topper, duvet inner, duvet set, sheet set and x2 standard pillows)

Total Prize Value

$11,500NZD (estimated - cost currently based on King size bedding RRP 

Winning Applicant Deliverables

Winning applicant must provide Briscoes with: 

  • x3 still assets of themselves with the Hotel At Home bedding 
  • x3 video assets shot in portrait 9:16 suitable for an Instagram Reel (on a smartphone is fine) and at least 30 seconds per reel. Videos must include the winner speaking to the camera and giving a review of the Hotel At Home products they received. Video must also include the Hotel at Home products. Briscoes will provide a more detailed brief for guidance when filming. 

Winning applicant must make themselves available for: 

  • A maximum of x3 interviews with media (radio, online or print) 

Winning applicant agrees to the usage of their first name, image and review content for Briscoes marketing purposes. Winning applicant agrees to the usage of their job application video in promotional content.  Briscoes to seek approval on content from winning applicant  before anything goes live to the public. 


The winning applicant will be referred to as the Winner.

Approved Notification Method

Phone Call

Prize Delivery Method

  • $10,000NZD payment to be made by Briscoes appointed agency, DARKHORSE, to winner - DARKHORSE to make 20% withholding tax payment on behalf of winner 
  • Hotel At Home products to be delivered via courier to winners home address 

Prize Delivery Date

Within 30 days of prize draw

Re-Draw Conditions

If the winning applicant (Winner) does not respond to communications before 12pm on Monday 10 June they will automatically lose the prize and a redraw will incur.

Re-Draw Date

Monday 10 June 2024

Re-Draw Time

1pm NZT

Re-Draw Notification Method

Phone

Special Conditions

Entrants understand that they are providing information to the Promoter. The information provided will only be used for the purposes outlined in these terms and conditions. Any questions, comments or complaints from entrants should be directed to the Promoter at the address listed below. By entering into this promotion, each entrant agrees to release and indemnify and keep indemnified from Briscoe Group Ltd (Company Number: 453620) and against all liability and forever forego and abandon all rights and causes of action against Briscoes. 

 

Terms & Conditions

  1. Information on how to enter and prizes forms part of these conditions. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these conditions.  Entries must comply with these conditions to be valid. For the avoidance of doubt the Schedule to the Terms & Conditions forms part of these conditions.


  2. Entry is open to Eligible Entrants.  The directors, management and employees (and their immediate families) of the Promoter, its related entities, printers, suppliers, providers and agencies whom are directly associated with the conduct of this promotion; and any manufacturer/retailer activating the promotion and the management of their benefiting organisations are ineligible to enter the promotion.


  3. To enter the promotion, eligible entrants must complete the Entry Mechanism during the Promotion Period.


  4. The Entry Limit applies to entries.


  5. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for late, lost or misdirected entries. Incomplete, ineligible or incomprehensible entries will be deemed invalid.  Entries must be submitted in the manner required and received by the Promoter during the promotional period. Entries received will be considered final by the Promoter. Late entries will not be accepted.


  6. Promotion commences at the Commencement Time on the Commencement Date and closes at the Close Time on the Close Date. The selection of the Winner will take place at the Nominated Business at the Draw Time (local time) on the Draw Date. The Promoter’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.


  7. The Prize must be taken as offered and cannot be varied. Prizes are not transferable or exchangeable and cannot be taken as cash. Any change in the value of a prize between the publishing date and the date the prize is claimed is not the responsibility of the Promoter. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any tax implications that may arise from the prize winnings.  Independent financial advice should be sought. All warranty claims in respect of the prizes must be directed towards the applicable manufacturer and not the Promoter.


  8. The Winner will be notified verbally by the Approved Notification.


  9. Prize will be delivered to the Winner(s) by the Prize Delivery Method by the Prize Delivery Date. The Promoter and its agents associated with this promotion take no responsibility for a prize (or part of a prize) damaged or lost in transit (if relevant).


  10. The Promoter encourages the responsible use of the Prize(s), in accordance with applicable NZ legislation.


  11. If for any reason a prize, or any part of a prize becomes unavailable for any reason beyond the Promoter’s reasonable control, the Promoter reserves the right to substitute the prize (or part thereof) for an alternative prize to the same value of the original prize value, subject to any written directions made under applicable NZ legislation.


  12. Entrants must only enter in their own name. The Promoter reserves the right to request the Winner(s) to produce (within the requested time) appropriate photo identification or other documentation (to the Promoter’s satisfaction, at its sole discretion) in order to confirm their identity, age, residency, eligibility to enter and claim a prize and any information submitted by the entrant in entering the promotion before issuing a prize. If the documentation required by the Promoter is not received by the Promoter (or its nominated agent) or the winning entrant has not been verified or validated to the Promoter’s satisfaction within the time requested, that winner’s entry will become invalid. Proof of identification, residency and entry considered suitable for verification is at the sole discretion of the Promoter. The prize(s) will only be awarded following any winner validation and verification that the Promoter requires in its sole discretion. In the event that a prize winner cannot provide suitable proof, the relevant prize will be forfeited and no substitute will be offered.


  13. If there is no Prize Winner or the Prize Winner cannot be found, the Promoter will publish it. 


  14. The Promoter may conduct such further draws as are necessary (including a second chance draw) at the same place as the original prize draws on Re-Draw Date at the Re-Draw Time (NZT) in order to distribute any prizes forfeited or unclaimed by that time in respect of those draws, subject to any written directions given under applicable NZ legislation.


  15. The Winner(s) of any unclaimed prize draw will be notified by the Approved Notification. All reasonable steps to notify the winner of the results of any unclaimed prize draws will be taken by the Promoter.  The Promoter’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.


  16. Where applicable, the Promoter reserves the right to request that the prize winner of any of their companions obtain certification from a medical professional that they are in the mental or physical condition necessary to be able to safely participate in the prize. If the prize winner or any of their companions is unable to provide such certification, the Promoter reserves the right to  refuse to allow the prize winner or any of their companions to take part in any or all aspects of the prize.


  17. No compensation will be payable if a winner, or their companions (if applicable) are unable to use any element of the prize as stated for whatever reason, including refusal of entry or ejection from the date locations or participation in certain activities for health, age, behaviour or safety reasons.  Any part of a prize that is not taken for any reason is forfeited.


  18. Liability: Except for any liability that cannot be excluded by law, the Promoter (including its officers, employees and agents) excludes all liability (including negligence), for any personal injury; or any loss or damage (including loss of opportunity); whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way out of the Promotion, including, but not limited to, where arising out of the following: (a) any technical difficulties or equipment malfunction (whether or not under the Promoter’s control); (b) any theft, unauthorised access or third party interference; (c) any entry or prize claim that is late, lost, altered, damaged or misdirected (whether or not after their receipt by the Promoter) due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter; (d) any variation in prize value to that stated in these Terms and Conditions; (e) any tax liability incurred by a winner or entrant; or (f) use of a prize.


  19. If this promotion is interfered with in any way or is not capable of being conducted as reasonably anticipated due to any reason beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter including because of war, terrorism, state of emergency or disaster (including natural disaster), infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, technical failures or any which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this promotion,  the Promoter reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to the fullest extent permitted by law (a) to disqualify any entrant; or (b) subject to any written directions from a regulatory authority, to modify, suspend, terminate or cancel the promotion, as appropriate.


  20. The Promoter and its associated agencies and companies are not responsible for any problems, delays or technical malfunction of any telephone or network or lines, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, technical problems or traffic congestion on a network or a mobile network or any combination thereof, or any other technical failures including any damage to entrant's or any other person's mobile handset,  computer or peripherals related to, or resulting from, participation in this promotion or the downloading of any materials related to this promotion.


  21. Right to verify: The Promoter reserves the right to verify the validity of entries and reserves the right to disqualify any entrant for tampering with the entry process or for submitting an entry which is not in accordance with these conditions of entry, or if the entrant is engaged in any unlawful or other improper misconduct calculated to jeopardise the fair and proper conduct of the promotion.  The Promoter’s legal rights to recover damages or other compensation from such an offender are reserved.


  22. Any entry that contains content that the Promoter, in its sole discretion, considers to be offensive or inappropriate in any way or that the Promoter considers, in its sole discretion, to infringe any intellectual property rights or other rights of any person, corporation or entity, will be considered ineligible. The decision to accept or reject an entry is at the Promoter’s sole discretion and no correspondence will be entered into.


  23. The Promoter will not be responsible for any incorrect, inaccurate or incomplete information communicated in the course of, or in connection with, this promotion if the deficiency is occasioned by any cause outside the reasonable control of the Promoter. 


  24. Dispute: If any dispute arises about the conduct of the promotion or the claiming of the prize, the claimant may give written notice to the Promoter giving details of the nature of the dispute and the circumstances giving rise to the dispute. The Promoter will attempt in good faith to reach a settlement as soon as possible. Should agreement not be reached and if the parties agree, they will refer the dispute for mediation.


  25. Caution: any attempt to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of this promotion may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, whether successful or not, the Promoter reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. If the Promoter suffers loss or incurs any costs in connection with any breach of these conditions of entry or any other legal obligation by an entrant, the entrant agrees to indemnify the promoter for those losses, damages and costs.


  26. Consent: As a condition of entering this promotion, entrants consent to the Promoter using the entrant's name, likeness, image and/or voice and Winning Applicant Deliverables in the event they are a Winner for the purpose of promoting, publicising or marketing this promotion (including any outcome), and promoting any products or services manufactured, distributed and/or supplied by the Promoter. The winner(s) agree to participate in all reasonable promoted activities in relation to this promotion as requested by the Promoter and its agents.


  27. As a condition of accepting the prize, the winner (and his/her companion(s), if applicable) may be required to sign any legal documentation as and in the form required by the Promoter and/or prize suppliers in their absolute discretion, including but not limited to a legal release and indemnity form. 


  28. All entries and any copyright subsisting in the entries become and remain the property of the Promoter. 


  29. Your Personal Information is being collected by the Promoter to include entrants in the promotion and where appropriate award prizes. If you fail to provide the Personal Information that is being requested you may not be able to enter this  promotion, receive a prize, deal with your complaint or receive marketing information (as applicable). The Promoter may also share your Personal Information with third parties in accordance with its Privacy Policy which is available at  https://www.briscoes.co.nz/shopping-online/privacy/
  30. All entries are subject to the Special Conditions.


  31. The Promoter is Briscoe Group Ltd (Company Number: 453620) of 1 Taylors Road, Morningside, Auckland 1025. 



 

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