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We’re hiring! Are you our next Communications or Engagement Officer?

16 May

Times are a changing at WAM, with two of our much-loved team members moving on to new challenges we’re currently seeking two exceptional new team members to fill the roles of Communications Officer and Engagement Officer.

Communications Officer

The role of the Communications Officer is to position WAM and WAM’s projects, and by extension the WA contemporary music sector, in the best possible light. This should be achieved through an inherent understanding of how to best generate content and utilise all forms of media. The incumbent must be prepared to take a leadership role in how WAM is perceived, by whom and when. They must understand their role within WAM and WAM’s role in the WA and national music sectors.

For a full breakdown of the duties and responsibilities and required skills and attributes, download the position description here.

Engagement Officer

The key role of the Engagement Officer is to twofold:

  1. to ensure WAM is offering and delivering the best possible service to its membership and the WA music sector, through membership programs and the generation of appropriate content that engages with and benefits a broad range of stakeholders; and
  2. support and advance WAM’s endeavours to deliver a full range of event activity emanating from our own projects or via external events.

For a full breakdown of the duties and responsibilities and required skills and attributes, download the position description here.


Apply now

To apply, email your CV and a cover letter to [email protected]. Applications close 5 pm 27 May 2019.

Please note:

  • You must make it quite clear how you meet the required skills and attributes; don’t make it too hard to for us to work out whether you are suitable or not.
  • Please keep your cover letter to two pages, and submit with a CV of no more than two pages as well.
  • WAM is an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applications from all genders, backgrounds, and ages.

If you have any questions regarding either position, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Government of Western Australia Department of Culture and The Arts Australian Government

WAM is supported by the State Government through the Department of Culture and the Arts, and is assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.