TiNA Marketing Manager wanted

fireOctapod is looking for a Marketing Manager to develop and implement a marketing and communications strategy for the 2015 This is Not Art (TiNA) festival designed to promote the festival at both a national and local level.

Tasks range from developing the marketing strategy, developing an ad sales strategy, liaising with the designer, co-ordinating the distribution of marketing collateral, securing media coverage through traditional and online platforms and preparing a media report.

This is a contractor role for 7 hours per week from 6 April – 9 October (with 23 hours in the week leading up to the festival), paid at $45 per hour.

It is preferable that the position is based in Newcastle at the Octapod office. Some work from home may be negotiated.


To apply, please send the following as a single document:

1. Cover letter telling us a bit about you and why you are the best person for the job. (1 page max)

2. Statement outlining how you meet all of the Essential and Desirable Criteria listed in the TINA Marketing Manager Job Description 2015 FINAL. (3 pages max)

3. Your CV, including the name and contact details for 2 referees (3 pages max)

Please name your document as: ‘Your_Name_TINA_MM_Application’ (Eg ‘John_Doe_TINA_MM_Application’)

Please email this document to Christina Robberds via admin@octapod.org, using the subject line: ‘Your_Name_TINA_MM_Application’ (Eg ‘John_Doe_TINA_MM_Application’)


Applications close on Monday 9 March at 5pm. Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted.

Interviews will take place in the week starting 23 March.



Read the TINA Marketing Manager Job Description 2015 FINAL.

Contact Christina Robberds via admin@octapod.org or call 02 4021 1605.