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Marketing and Communications Officer

We are excited to announce an incredible opportunity for a passionate and energetic individual to join our team as a Marketing and Communications Officer.

This role is vital in promoting Metro Arts’ artistic program and driving revenue through box office returns, events and venue hire, philanthropy, sponsorships, and other key projects.

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About the Role:

As a key member of our small team, you will work under the guidance of the Executive Director to coordinate and implement the strategic positioning of Metro Arts as a partner of choice within the creative sector and beyond. Your work will be instrumental in ensuring Metro Arts continues to thrive and expand its impact.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide critical support in the promotion of Metro Arts’ artistic program.
  • Build revenue sources through box office returns, events and venue hire, philanthropy, sponsorships, and other key projects.
  • Coordinate and implement strategic positioning of Metro Arts in the creative sector and beyond.
  • Work autonomously while motivating and inspiring those around you.
  • Explore and share the world of contemporary performance and visual art.

About You:

  • Energetic and passionate about the arts.
  • Capable of working independently and taking initiative.
  • Skilled in building relationships with stakeholders, particularly independent artists.
  • Detail-oriented with excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Adobe Suite (InDesign, Canva, Illustrator, Photoshop).
  • Experienced in marketing and communications within the arts or a related field.
  • Familiar with project management software like ClickUp, Monday, or Microsoft Teams.
  • Willing to work out-of-hours as required for performances and events.

Role Particulars:

Why Metro Arts?

Joining Metro Arts means becoming part of a dynamic and creative team dedicated to the arts. You’ll have the opportunity to work in a vibrant environment where your contributions directly impact the success and growth of contemporary performance and visual art.

If you’re ready to take on this exciting challenge and make a significant impact in the arts community, we want to hear from you!

Role Particulars

  • The Marketing and Communications Officer reports to the Executive Director, and oversees the Graphic Designer as a direct report, and works closely with programming and event staff.
  • Based on experience, plus statutory superannuation.
  • Appointment is a fixed-term contract, with the opportunity for renewal: 8 July 2024 – 31 December 2024.
    Metro Arts closes for the summer break from mid-December to early/mid-January annually.
  • 5 weeks annual leave pro rata
  • The position is based at Metro Arts, West End, Brisbane, Queensland.
Key Dates

Applications closed:
Sunday 30 June 2024, 11:59pm AEST

Applications closed

Please note applications have now closed.

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