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Marketing Coordinator

The National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital or disability status.

The National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) is Australia’s premier training ground for future leaders and practitioners in the performing arts. Located at Kensington in Sydney, it is a centre of excellence in education and training. NIDA is unique in the world for its conservatoire training in the range that it offers which includes Acting, Design, Costume, Properties and Objects, Technical Theatre and Stage Management, Scenic Construction, Writing for Performance, Directing and Cultural Leadership.

The Opportunity

Reporting to the Marketing Manager, the Marketing Coordinator at NIDA plays an exciting role within the Marketing and Communications team. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work across a variety of print and digital platforms, and will use their skills and creativity to help coordinate NIDA’s campaign initiatives. These include coordinating the creation and distribution of print collateral, contributing to NIDA’s social media platforms, and writing engaging copy for eDMs, advertising and other marketing communication activities. The candidate will also manage cross-promotional opportunities with leading arts organisations and have their finger on the pulse of Sydney’s vibrant arts scene.

About You

As a candidate you will demonstrate enthusiasm towards your role within a small team setting, applying effective and collaborative communication skills; have current knowledge of various digital platforms and demonstrate the ability to coordinate and deliver multiple competing tasks in a timely manner; and be adaptive and able to work within a team as well as independently. If you have these skills and qualities we would like to hear from you.

Position profile

**Position Profile available through: https://www.nida.edu.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0003/57972/Position-Profile-Marketing-Coordinator-January-2020.pdf**

Please download the position profile for more information about this role.

Salary (TRP)

$68,038.57 inclusive of 9.5% Superannuation

Benefits of Working for NIDA

Annual Leave Loading (17.5%)
Novated Car Leases
Workplace Banking
A short bus ride from Central Station and Sydney CBD
Discounted Health Club & Aquatic Membership at UNSW
Access to the UNSW Library
Complimentary tickets to NIDA student productions
Continuing Professional Development Opportunities
Discounts from NIDA bars during events
50% discount for immediate family members to attend the NIDA Open programs

What we’re looking for

Essential components of your application

A brief cover letter that demonstrates your understanding of and capacity to undertake the role.
Your C.V. including two references who can comment on your professional experience
A separate document that addresses each of the selection criteria listed in the Position Profile individually.
Closing date

5.00pm, Monday 27 January 2020

Only applicants who are shortlisted for interview will be contacted.


Applications which do not address the selection criteria listed in the Position Profile will not be considered.

You are required to have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for this role. This role is not suited to a working holiday visa holder.

A valid Working With Children Check for NSW is essential. Having one or being willing to get one and to support and implement NIDA’s Child Safe Strategies is necessary to undertake this role.


For a confidential discussion about this role, please contact Laetitia Shepherd, Head of Marketing and Communications on (02) 9697 7633 or laetita.shepherd@nida.edu.au.

Kensington 2033

National Institute of Dramatic Art


You must apply via NIDA’s Website to be considered for this role – please use this link to be directed to our website https://www.nida.edu.au/about-nida/careers/current-vacancies/marketing-coordinator


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