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Association Manager – Job | ArtsHub Australia

Association Manager - Job | ArtsHub Australia
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Founded in 1928, the Victorian Music Teachers Association (VMTA) not-for-profit, an independent professional association representing the interests of music teachers in Victoria. The association is the largest organization of music teachers of any state in Australia and has over 750 members. The membership base consists of instrument music teachers who work in their studio and in schools; School members and affiliated organizations.

The VMTA is looking for an Association Director to be the public face of our Association, working with the Board of Directors to develop, plan, implement and review the organization’s vision, goals, and strategies. The Association Director works alongside the Administrative Secretariat (AES) and the Board of Directors to develop and enhance stakeholder communications, organize and hold VMTA events and provide educational information to membership and the broader sector.

This role is for a fixed-term 12-month period, working 20 hours per week (0.5 FTE) from home, and salary is More than $75,000 per year ($37,500 0.5 FTE).

Attendance at the monthly evening board and staff meetings is required.

This role might be a perfect fit for someone looking to work during school hours.

Will include responsibilities

  • Develop positive and effective relationships with existing and subscribed members, and define and implement strategies to grow the membership and subscription base;
  • Being an ambassador for the VMTA, providing a high level of customer service to members and external stakeholders including the general public;
  • In conjunction with the Board of Directors, plan and implement a range of high quality professional educational events that add value to members;
  • Develop, implement and evaluate marketing and communication plans to promote the organization using a range of strategies including digital media, website, advertising, public relations, and event marketing;
  • Preparing, designing and distributing monthly electronic news including sourcing and writing content;
  • Oversight of the VMTA’s CPD program in conjunction with AES;
  • Prepare board papers including documents and reports for presentation to board/working group meeting;
  • raise the profile of the VMTA within the teaching community, the music profession, and the broader community; &
  • Identify and develop relevant public funding requests and sponsorship opportunities.

To be successful you will have

  • qualifications in music and education;
  • Strong marketing communications skills including digital marketing, advertising, promotion and public relations;
  • Excellent writing skills, including the ability to write professional correspondence and reports, and prepare accurate documentation for marketing and event materials;
  • High level interpersonal skills and emotional intelligence;
  • The ability to confidently address large and small audiences;
  • Strong organizational skills including the ability to plan and prioritize multiple tasks within established time frames;
  • Event management skills.
  • General office management skills including exposure to managing budgets;
  • Become a computer and IT expert, with proficiency use a range of software including the Microsoft Office suite of products and deliver webinars; &
  • Experience with Xero (desirable).

How to apply

Please submit your application by including:

1. A cover letter explaining why you would be great for this role; &

2. Your current CV

Registration deadline 5:30 p.m., Friday 11 February 2022.

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