WORK WITH US: Sponsorship Assistant

Posted on 10 November 2015 in Work with us
Gerald Machona, 'People from Far Away', 2012


The Biennale of Sydney is looking for a Sponsorship Assistant to join the team.

The Sponsorship Assistant is an important role within a small team, working on the planning and delivery of sponsor benefits and events, ensuring that all sponsor related activity is delivered seamlessly to a high level of satisfaction for our key supporters.

The Sponsorship Assistant reports to the Sponsorship Manager, and works closely with Marketing, Benefaction, Public Programs and Education, Exhibition, and Administration teams.

The position offers the rare opportunity to work in a small team and be involved with participating Australian and international artists and visitors in the delivery of one of the largest exhibitions of contemporary art in the Asia-Pacific region.

Anticipated to commence in early January 2016, this is a full-time fixed-term contract position to 24th June 2016. Total package is $50,753 pro rata (inc 9.5% employer’s superannuation contribution.)

Download the Information Package for more information.

Applying for the role

Applications marked ‘Confidential’ and addressing the selection criteria must be received by 5pm on Sunday, 22nd November 2015. Applications that do not address the selection criteria will not be considered.

Please note: interviews will be held on Monday 30th November 2015

Your application must include:

  • a cover letter;
  • responses to each selection criteria;
  • a current CV; and
  • the names and daytime contacts of at least two (2) professional referees.

Forward to:

Lisa Panarello
C/O applications[at]

or post, marked ‘Confidential’ to:

Sponsorship Manager
Biennale of Sydney
Level 4, The Arts Exchange
10 Hickson Road
The Rocks NSW 2000

Image: Gerald Machona, People from Far Away, 2012 (video still), DVD, 12:57 mins. Courtesy the artist and Goodman Gallery, Johannesbug and Cape Town