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SALA Operations Manager

The Operations Manager is responsible to the CEO, South Australian Living Artists Inc. (SALA) for ensuring the smooth and effective operation of the SALA Festival and other programs. This senior role is responsible for overseeing organisational efficiency and managing a small team to deliver SALA’s programs, meet partnership commitments and business compliance.

The incumbent will work closely with the CEO to achieve the objectives and goals of South Australian Living Artists Inc. focusing on general operations as well as reporting, and partnerships. The Operations Manager will work hands-on to motivate a small team administering various programs across SALA’s peak and off-peak calendar. The Operations Manager will also prepare reports and acquittals for government and corporate partners and assist in the preparation of grant, philanthropic and sponsorship proposals.

SALA is seeking a highly motivated, energetic and hardworking individual who thrives in a small collaborative team environment. The role requires a flexible approach to work practices including off-site meetings, after hours, occasional weekend activities, and the capacity to move comfortably across a range of formal and informal social environments.

This role is being offered as a 9-month full-time employment contract.

Applications should include a cover letter addressing the key criteria outlined in the position description and curriculum vitae including professional referees.


Applications close 5pm, Monday 30 November 2020.

Enquiries can be directed to Kate Moskwa, CEO SALA Festival by emailing or phoning 7077 0014.