Come work with us!

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Ensemble Offspring needs a keen, sharp and talented individual to be our new Marketing & Development Coordinator, and support Artistic Director Claire Edwardes in maintaining the company’s international reputation for groundbreaking artistic work. We are looking for someone who possesses digital media as well as marketing skills, and has excellent relationship management capabilities too. If you’re someone who is looking to build stakeholder relationship experience and take the next steps in your career with a growing and successful small arts organisation, come and tell us about yourself.

About Ensemble Offspring:
Ensemble Offspring is a Sydney based chamber music group with almost 25 years of experience in championing adventurous new music nationally and internationally. Led by acclaimed percussionist, Claire Edwardes, and featuring some of Australia’s most innovative performers, the organisation is passionate about nurturing the work of emerging and living composers, and works with a remarkable array of local, national and international artists. The organisation has multi-year funding with both the Australia Council for the Arts and Create NSW, and is based at the Red Rattler Theatre, Marrickville.

The Position:
The Marketing & Development Coordinator is a critical role for Ensemble Offspring. We are looking for a positive and energetic new face for the company who will promote our culture of innovation, excellence and agility, by supporting our vision. You will ensure that the ensemble’s marketing and promotional needs are being met by running the day-to-day operations of communications, maintenance of our website and online presence, with a focus on the technical skills for digital modes of dissemination a must. You will pursue development opportunities and plan fundraising events, diversifying an expanding range of potential income streams, including government grants, philanthropic, corporate and private donors, foundations and trusts, and business partnerships. This is a unique opportunity to join a vibrant and successful music organisation, working with a small and dedicated team in an exciting next phase of Ensemble Offspring’s trajectory.

Application Process:
Please find the full position description and list of selection criteria HERE. Candidates should submit enquiries and applications via email to by 8 March, including a cover letter addressing the selection criteria and a current Curriculum Vitae.

We expect to interview shortlisted candidates in the week commencing 11 March and, ideally, would like the successful candidate to commence as soon as possible.