Employment

Like many arts organisations we achieve huge things with a small core team. Our headquarters is a busy hub of activity with our workforce expanding to upwards of 20 people when projects are in full swing. Working for Arena, you can expect great conversations about art and ideas, the opportunity to grow professionally and expand your networks, and a friendly and flexible working environment. Available positions are listed below.

Administration & Operations Coordinator

Arena is seeking an enthusiastic and motivated Admin & Operations Coordinator to run the day to day operations of Arena HQ.

Our headquarters is a busy hub of activity and this role is crucial in providing an anchor – reliability, autonomy and self-organisation are a must. As the first point of contact for artists, contractors and the general public we need someone with a great sense of humour, considerate disposition and ability to think quickly on their feet.

 

Arena Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer, who is committed to creating a diverse working environment. As such, we strongly welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds. 

We accept applications in written, video or audio format. If you would like to submit your application in a different format or your access requirements have not been met, please contact us at either info@arenatheatre.com.au or 03 54635160.

 

Marketing Manager

Arena is seeking an innovative and efficient Marketing Manager to promote and market Arena’s brand and upcoming shows. Our Marketing Manager will provide high level marketing leadership to ensure maximum audience reach for Arena’s annual program, including major new works in development. You will need to be highly organised, people oriented and self-motivated.

 

Arena Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer, who is committed to creating a diverse working environment. As such, we strongly welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds. 

We accept applications in written, video or audio format. If you would like to submit your application in a different format or your access requirements have not been met, please contact us at either info@arenatheatre.com.au or 03 54635160.

Bendigo artists – We want to hear from you!

Arena moved to Bendigo in 2018 and we are committed to working with local artists from Bendigo and the surrounding region.

We invite expressions of interest from performers, writers, production designers, lighting designers, sound designers, composers, digital artists, production managers, stage managers, set builders, costume makers, photographers and school workshop facilitators who would enjoy working with us.

Auditions

We don’t hold open auditions but do keep CVs and headshots sent to us on file. If you’d like to work with Arena as a performer, please consider inviting Arena to  productions you are performing in – your work is the best means of showcasing your skills to us.

Volunteer

When possible Arena takes on volunteers to assist on our productions and be involved in the ongoing work of the company. Volunteers can gain experience in arts administration, event planning, marketing, creative development and website management. Volunteers are supported and encouraged to learn new skills, develop industry contacts and have fun.

For more information on upcoming volunteer opportunities, please get in touch: info@arenatheatre.com.au