Production Manager

About the National Art School

The National Art School is a vibrant creative precinct at the forefront of learning, creativity and innovative practice; nationally and internationally. The School utilises its independent identity and distinctive studio-based teaching model to deliver exceptional higher education and research, scholarship and professional practice in the visual arts and related fields. The School is the longest established publicly funded art school in Australia with John Olsen, Margaret Olley, Tim Storrier, Ken Unsworth, Fiona Hall, Susan Norrie, Cressida Campbell and Mitch Cairns among many successful alumni. The Australian Governments QILT (Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching) National Report on the 2016 Student Experience showed the National Art School is rated number one in the overall quality of educational experience when compared to all universities and tertiary providers in Australia. In March 2019 the NSW Arts Minister announced a 45 year lease and ongoing funding as a State Significant Organisation (SSO).


The position

The Production Manager is to manage all production, venue hire, internal and external events at the National Art School, working collaboratively with staff and external parties to ensure client needs and requirements are met, within budget and to standard.

What you bring to the role

Ideally you will have 4-5 years experience in event management, preferably with a broad knowledge of venue management within a heritage context. You will have proven leadership and management skills, with experience of staff and crew management. You will be self-motivated and able to work under your own initiative, with an enthusiastic and flexible approach to your work. You will be a strategic thinker, but also not afraid to get in and do the hands-on work required to ensure your teams success.

A competitive remuneration package is available to the successful candidate.


How to Apply

Please visit the National Art School website for more information and to download the position description.

Please include the following in your application:

  • A covering letter addressing how your experience matches the job requirements;
  • A comprehensive resume citing your academic qualifications and outlining professional experience.

The closing date for all applications will be Sunday, 29 March 2020

10/03/2020 $0 CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs 1 Advertising, Arts & Media
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