We’re looking for a Marketing & Communications Coordinator

We are seeking a full-time Marketing & Communications Coordinator to join our small, dedicated team in Fremantle.

The Marketing & Communications Coordinator works closely with the Executive Producer on development and delivery of key marketing and audience / stakeholder engagement strategies for the company and ensuring the Spare Parts Puppet Theatre brand is consistently implemented and articulated across the organisation.

The successful applicant will be highly motivated with an ability to problem solve and innovate, have the ability to multi-task and manage competing deadlines, have well-developed communication and interpersonal skills, and will work well as part of a team.

The role requires experience in both marketing/communications and fundraising, preferably in the arts or entertainment industries. Experience working with the education sector is preferred but not required.


The successful applicant will possess the following skills and experience:

  • Minimum two years experience in a marketing and/or communications role
  • Strong organisational skills, and an ability to multi-task and manage deadlines
  • Ability to think strategically and contribute to planning processes
  • Strong and confident communicator with well developed interpersonal communication skills
  • Experience in copywriting and writing for marketing and fundraising purposes
  • Strong understanding of social media and experience managing social media accounts
  • Experiencing managing budgets
  • Computer skills and experience in MailChimp, Paperless Post and other online marketing and ticketing software
  • Experience in the arts, not-for-profit sector and/or education sectors (preferred, not essential)


We recommend that you download the full Application Pack.

To apply send a cover letter (3 pages max) and a current CV with a minimum of two referees to bm@sppt.asn.au by the closing date.

The cover letter should address the Selection Criteria as listed above. 

Applications close at Midnight on Monday 5 June 2017. Interviews will take place between Wednesday 7 and Friday 9 June 2017.

Preferred starting date for the position is Monday 3 July 2017.

For more information contact: Megan Roberts, Executive Producer, 08 9335 5044, bm@sppt.asn.au

Join our 2017 Volunteer Team!

Our volunteers are our most valued supporters and are vital part of Spare Parts Puppet Theatre. Currently we are looking to expand our volunteer community for 2017 and we would love for you to be apart of it. We are opening our doors to people who want to volunteer some of their time to assist us in bringing fun-filled and loveable shows to the public that the whole family will enjoy.

Our volunteer team’s duties include meeting and greeting our audience members on their arrival, ushering our in-theatre productions and they are often the first point of contact for most patrons. Whether you have a passion for puppetry, want to network with fellow arts lovers or just want to be apart of a great team, we would be happy to welcome you aboard.

If you would like to learn more about volunteering opportunities or talk over you could assist us in other ways, please contact Emily on 9335 5044 or email admin@sppt.asn.au

Spare Parts Puppet Theatre is waiting to hear from you today!