Partnerships Coordinator position available

Date Night Tour, 2018, photo Sam Roberts

Partnerships CoordinatorSALA Festival

The South Australian Living Artists Festival is an open access visual arts festival featuring thousands of artists in hundreds of exhibitions throughout metropolitan and regional South Australia. Since its inception in 1998 the annual SALA Festival has celebrated and promoted the diverse talents of South Australian Living Artists.

If you have experience working in visual arts, on a festival or major event and would like to be part of a small energetic team that delivers a high profile and much-loved event this is your opportunity to shine.

The Partnerships Coordinator is responsible to the CEO, South Australian Living Artists Inc. for the management of a range of existing SALA partners and will assist with building new partnerships and business development. The Partnerships Coordinator will also assist in the preparation of grant, philanthropic funding and sponsorship proposals and assist with reporting and acquittals.

The incumbent will work closely with the CEO and Program Coordinator to achieve the objectives and goals of South Australian Living Artists Inc.
The successful applicant will have experience in a similar arts, festival or event role, demonstrate excellent communication, interpersonal skills and attention to detail. The successful candidate will have a proven track record in sponsorship, philanthropy and/or grant funding roles, excellent relationship management skills and the ability to liaise with a diverse range of stakeholders including government agencies and the philanthropic and corporate sector.

This role is being offered as a 12-month part-time employment contract.

View the position description for a comprehensive overview of this role.

Enquiries can be directed to Kate Moskwa, CEO SALA Festival by emailing [email protected]

All applications will be treated in strict confidence and you must include a cover letter stating why you want this position and respond to the key criteria outlined in the position description together with a current resume including relevant career, personal and educational achievements.

All applications must be submitted to [email protected] by 5pm, Monday 25 March 2019.

Image: SALA Date Night Tour 2018, photo Sam Roberts