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Marketing & Ticketing Coordinator

Job details

Silo Theatre Trust
4 May 2018
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Management & Admin, Performing Arts


Silo Theatre is a leading producer of new contemporary theatre based in Tāmaki Makaurau. We are currently seeking a Marketing & Ticketing Coordinator to join our dynamic team.

This role works across a range of administration relating to the delivery of Silo Theatre’s annual season of artistic activity. A primary focus will be Silo’s internal ticketing functionality, assistance with season marketing and communications as well as general day-to-day operations alongside Silo Theatre’s core team. The role provides an important interface for Silo production whānau, season ticket holders, industry partners, external clients and suppliers. From administrative support for production and development initiatives through to assisting with hospitality and special events - this is a busy position that provides key operational consistency within a small and creative team.

Silo Theatre’s Marketing & Ticketing Coordinator will be someone who is a great communicator and understands the importance of working as part of a collaborative team but can also work independently. It goes without saying that your ability to multitask and juggle a variety of responsibilities will play a big part in your success in this role. 

This is a dynamic outward facing role for someone passionate about the arts. This position will help to build and strengthen key competencies for a career traversing marketing, producing and general management within the professional creative sector in Aotearoa.

Selection Criteria:

  • high level of word processing literacy and Excel spread sheeting capability (essential);
  • displays Initiative and can think critically;
  • highly organised, with the ability to multi-task and meet deadlines;
  • highly developed interpersonal and communication skills with excellent customer service;
  • experience in arts/ entertainment administration, marketing, ticketing, and or producing/ production co-ordination preferred;
  • an awareness and understanding of the performing arts sector and/or theatre production is beneficial;
  • must hold a current full NZ drivers license.

Silo Theatre aims to create an inclusive and collaborative workplace culture by attracting, developing and retaining diverse individuals across all levels, including governance, employment, programming and audience.

About Silo Theatre:
Established in 1997, Silo Theatre is a leading producer of new contemporary theatre based in Tāmaki Makaurau. As a core brand promise, Silo Theatre aims to challenge, excite and connect with audiences by delivering the very best storytelling from around the world and Aotearoa. A premium and celebrated brand within the ever-expanding cultural sector in Aoteaoroa, Silo Theatre strives to be at the forefront of the artistic curve and is recognised as an industry leader that invests in practitioner development.

The development of local theatre practitioners, new work and audiences are a central focus of the company’s kaupapa and mission. Silo aims to embrace a community-focused ethos and work culture that strives for artistic best practice and transformation. Qualities that underpin Silo Theatre’s artistic aims and objectives include concepts of relevance, challenge and connection.

Silo Theatre operates as a charitable trust with a governing board of trustees. The organisation is artist led with an executive management team comprising of the Artistic Director and Executive Director.

How to apply

Applications for this role need to be submitted by Friday 4 May, 6pm. For a full position description please refer to the email below.

Please forward application including a cover letter addressing the position and selection criteria, minimum of two professional referees and CV to:

Written by

Silo Theatre

23 Apr 2018

About Silo Silo Theatre is a leading producer of contemporary theatre in Aotearoa.