Marketing & Sponsorship Coordinator – The Festivalists

By April 10, 2013 Jobs

The Festivalists is an award-winning non-profit company founded in 2005. Based in Sydney, it finances, produces, programs and markets cultural events and film festivals. Dedicated to highlighting the work of under-represented artists and filmmakers, it is fiercely independent, highly dynamic and fast-growing. This is unique opportunity to hit the ground running with a diverse, challenging job in the short term, recruit and manage a team in the long term as the position evolves into that of Marketing Manager. It’s a rare chance to join a small team with a wide portfolio of responsibilities. Apply your marketing and fundraising skills in the high-pressure environment of events management, be part of our meteoric growth and make your mark on Sydney’s cultural scene!

We are looking to recruit a full-time Marketing & Sponsorship Coordinator to raise funds and promote a series of events, including:

·          Jurassic Lounge, weekly pop-up bar & live performances at the Australian Museum

·          Possible Worlds, Sydney’s Canadian Film Festival

·          Access All Areas Film Festival, increasing access for people with a disability

·          Young at Heart, Sydney’s Seniors Film Festival

·          Pop-up bar and industry events at the Sydney Film Festival

·          Live outdoor music stage at the Seymour Centre

·          Monthly short film & music night Kino Sydney

The permanent, salaried position is full time starting as soon as possible. We are seeking a committed individual to join the team on a long-term basis, increasing their responsibilities and event portfolio in parallel with the growth of the company.

Application deadline: 22nd April 2013

Please send a brief cover letter describing one successful fundraising experience and one marketing campaign you’re particularly proud of. Please attach a CV with references. For full job description and application details visit: