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Marketing and Communications Manager

Job details

Silo Theatre
3 Apr 2022
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Performing Arts


We are seeking a Marketing and Communications Manager to join our small and dynamic team.

Position Objective

Silo’s Marketing and Communications Manager is responsible for developing and delivering integrated marketing campaigns across digital and traditional channels for the company’s annual season of artistic activity and key strategic projects. Taking a brand-led approach, a primary focus is the development of both existing and new audiences for Silo’s work, locally, regionally and internationally. 

This is a busy position that looks after a number of primary business relationships (external) and ensures Silo’s key marketing and communication objectives are met. We are looking for someone with a high degree of digital literacy, a creative and strategic thinker, with exceptional written and verbal communication skills. They will be engaged with the sector and motivated, demonstrating dynamism and initiative. The ability to work unsupervised and meet deadlines is critical. This is an exciting role for someone who is passionate about building a successful professional career within the arts and creative industries.

Selection Criteria:

  • Proven experience creating, managing and delivering innovative marketing campaigns across print and digital platforms which exceed targets

  • Exceptional writing and communication skills, with a track record developing comms that clearly communicate key messaging and brand

  • Budget management experience and proficiency with excel spreadsheets  

  • High degree of digital literacy with a proven track record and confidence working across digital campaigns, including using CRMs to drive audience development and engagement

  • Demonstrated experience in arts/ entertainment marketing, communications, and / or publicity 

  • A team player with a strong work ethic, who is highly organised, with the ability to multitask 

  • Meticulous attention to detail with the ability to problem solve, follow-through and meet deadlines while working as part of a small team, as well as independently

  • A clear connection to and value for arts and culture in Aotearoa with a sound understanding of the performing arts/ entertainment/ theatre sector (beneficial)

  • Current full NZ drivers license (beneficial)

To succeed in this role, you will bring:

  • In keeping with Silo core values extension and courage, you will demonstrate a drive to always improve - pursuing development for yourself and your work, finding ways to contribute to increased success of the company

  • A collaborative can-do attitude

  • Bold thinking and innovative practice – with the ability to problem solve

  • Achievement-oriented drive, open to taking on new challenges

  • Excellent time-management skills, meeting all critical deadlines with the capacity to work as part of a team or independently and unsupervised 

This permanent full time position. We are hoping for the right candidate to start as soon as possible. 

Remuneration will be based on the candidate's skills and experience.

For a full Position Description including key Responsibilities, see Silo Theatre's website. 

The role is based in Tāmaki Makaurau. Please note that due to COVID-19 we are only seeking applications from New Zealand Citizens or Residents who are either living in Aotearoa or who can return from overseas by the start date for the role. Please note candidates will need to adhere to Silo Theatre’s current Covid-19 Vaccination Policy. 

Silo Theatre is committed to developing a diverse workforce and an inclusive workplace. We provide equal employment opportunities and welcome applications from everyone who can meet the requirements of the role. You don’t need to have experience in every aspect of the position - we are equally interested in hearing from high potential individuals who are passionate about the art form, about Silo Theatre and a willingness to learn. 

For any questions about the role, please contact: Chloe Weavers, Executive Director: 



How to apply

To apply for this role, applicants must submit a cover letter addressing the Selection Criteria, as well as a current CV to Chloe Weavers, Executive Director: 

Applications close on Sunday 3 April 2022, 5pm.


Written by

Silo Theatre

21 Mar 2022

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