local marketing assistant (lma)
we offer a unique opportunity to develop and sharpen your marketing skills – applying your local knowledge with the support of an established and future focussed arts company who have presented participatory works that have excited audiences in australia and internationally for over two decades.
in this role you will be supported by pvi collective to write a marketing plan to help promote ‘eaters’, applying your local knowledge to entertain audiences in your community.
flexible working arrangements
this is a casual short term deadline driven project – we are seeking a staff member who can set their own pace and work from home. we encourage applicants with their own computer and will provide an allowance on top of the hourly rate.
regular meetings with the pvi marketing and audience development coordinator will be conducted via video conference.
we offer this contract for a total of 35 hours undertaken over a four week period:
bunbury – 29th November 2022 – 31st january 2023 (includes christmas break to be discussed – hours to include debrief session post-event)
mandurah – 29th november 2022 – 14th february 2023 (includes christmas break to be discussed – hours to include debrief session post-event)
as this role is undertaken under limited supervision and the work is ultimately performed in a licensed venue we are seeking applicants who are over 18 years old.
this role is open to people with limited (or zero) experience in marketing- if you don’t have a background in marketing and communications, don’t worry! we want to provide a low-risk environment for the ideal candidate to learn and experiment with marketing initiatives. you will be provided with support and feedback, as well as resources and materials.
what you will learn
our aim is for the marketing assistant to develop or gain the following skills in creating a bespoke approach to marketing contemporary performance as opposed to traditional theatre;
• structure a marketing campaign involving digital and print media
• structure paid ads in facebook ads manager/meta business suite
• arrange print collateral and distribution
• grass roots marketing and how to find an audience
how to apply
applications are now closed.
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about the work
eaters is pvi collective’s latest touring work which premiered in august 2022 before playing venues across the country. after its debut at fremantle festival’s 10 nights in port, september 2022 saw eaters featured at the australian performing arts exchange (apax) in sydney before a show at the wired lab’s wired open day in regional nsw the same month. in october 2022, eaters toured to the albany entertaminment centre.
next year, EATERS WILL be PART OF BUNBURY fringe festival 2023 with shows on friday 27th and saturday 28th January, before touring to the mandurah performing arts centre for two shows on thursday the 9th feb, and friday 10th feb 2023.
eaters is a rowdy participatory quiz night hosted by pvi collective that seeks some common ground for the future of food.
through an artful quiz night that’s a mashup of questions and games, pvi will playfully sow the seeds of personal responsibility vs political will in order to flesh out a sustainable way forward and encourage us to consider where our food comes from and what the future of it may be.
eaters elevates the traditional pen and paper pub quiz to a participatory game show.
this work was commissioned by the wired lab for the ‘agri(culture) ii’ project. this tour is supported by playingwa.
the eaters regional tour has been supported by the western australian government through playing wa a joint funding initiative of the department of local government, sport and cultural industries and the department of primary industries and regional development.