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Digital Marketing Coordinator – Video (Part Time)


Digital content creation, social media, community management and distribution are integral elements of the digital marketing strategy, enabling Sydney Opera House to connect and create deeper relationships with new and existing audiences. This role is responsible for assisting the Digital Video Manager in executing and advancing the digital video strategy in collaboration with the broader team. You will assist with daily management of our video channels, including content creation, optimisation, community management, distribution, reporting and analysis. The role requires a blend of art and science – the ability to balance the creative side of marketing with the analytical side.

To be successful in this role, you will need excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritise your work load in a fast paced, dynamic performing arts environment. You will be creative with plenty of ideas and a passion for video and digital content.

This role will require significant collaboration with Sydney Opera House Engagement & Development Portfolio. You will also be required to collaborate with external production companies, agencies and platform partners.

Further more detailed information about the role and its requirements can be obtained from the role description.


• Up to one year’s experience in managing video, website and social media channels and campaigns.
• Experience and interest in video and digital content creation – shooting and editing skills are desirable but not essential.
• A strong understanding of the digital marketing channel mix and the functions, content requirements and success metrics of each.
• Some knowledge of social and video analytics platforms such as Facebook, YouTube and Brightcove.
• Strong written communication skills and proven abilities in pitching and developing ideas .
• Degree in marketing, communications or a related discipline.
• Passion for the digital industry coupled with high awareness of digital trends and best practice.

Applicants are asked to include an up to date resume of no more than five pages which clearly details your relevant skills and experience and how they relate to the requirements and capabilities for the role. Applicants are also asked to address their suitability in a covering letter of no more than two pages addressing the following two targeted questions:

1. Describe who you think is doing the most innovative work in digital video today. What do you admire most about their approach and how could this be applicable to the Sydney Opera House?

2. How do you measure success from video activity? What are some of the metrics you would use?

Applicants MUST create a profile and submit their application electronically for this position at https://iworkfor.nsw.gov.au/. Only applicants who apply online will be considered for this position. Please contact the Jobs NSW Helpdesk on 1800 562 679 should you have any technical enquiries. A talent pool may be created from this recruitment action for ongoing or temporary roles of the same standard that may become available over the next twelve months.

Sydney Opera House welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from diverse cultural backgrounds and people with disability.

To be eligible to apply for this position, applicants must have existing Australian work rights.

Applications will not be accepted from recruitment agencies.

Any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory National Police Check and Pre-Employment Health Assessment .

Job Status: Temporary, Part Time (12 month contract, at 4 days per week)
Position No: SOH1429
Salary: Base salary of $46,703 per annum pro rata, plus 9.5% superannuation contribution.

Applications Close: 23/04/2019
Enquiries: Georgia Cockerell, recruitment@sydneyoperahouse.com

Sydney 2000

Sydney Opera House


Georgia Cockerell, recruitment@sydneyoperahouse.com


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