Communications and Marketing Manager

State Library of Western Australia

Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

Communications and Marketing Manager


Level 7, $117,725 - $126,033 pa (pro-rata), PSGO CSA GA (2017)

The State Library of Western Australia seeks to treasure the stories of Western Australia, champion literacy and learning, cultivate creative ideas and lead the development of the Western Australian public library network.



This is a part-time 60 hours p/fortnight (0.8 FTE), permanent vacancy.

The position may require out of hours attendance at functions and events. Some interstate travel may be required from time to time.

A current (no older than 6 months) National Police Clearance Certificate will be required prior to commencement of employment, as per the Department’s Police Record Screening Policy.

Whilst this selection process will initially be used to fill the above vacancy, applicants for this position may be considered for ‘similar’ vacancies within the Department and/or the wider public sector which arise within a reasonable period of time. In addition to this, should the successful applicant decline or vacate the advertised position, then the next most suitable applicant may also be selected from this process. Future vacancies may be considered for permanent and fixed term, part- time and full- time positions.



This position is located in the Perth Cultural Centre hub close to Yagan Square and the bustling café, tourist and shopping districts.


Job Description

This position is integral for the delivery of exceptional communication and marketing, together with fundraising initiatives, that enhances the reputation of the State Library (SLWA) as a cultural institution of excellence for everyone.  This position operates at an organisation-wide level and also provides advice to the Library’s Executive Team on corporate affairs and media liaison.


How to apply for this position

  • Applicants are required to apply on-line and must provide;
    • a comprehensive CV
    • a three A4 page (maximum) outline on your skills and knowledge in relation to the Work Related Requirements that are listed on the attached Job Description Form
    • a completed Application Form
  • For further details on how to apply please read the attached ‘Applicant Information Package’.


To submit your application, please click on Apply for Job.

If you are unable to apply online, please refer to the attached Applicant Information Package (section ‘Submitting Your Application’).

If you are experiencing technical difficulties, please contact the helpline on 1300 733 056 (Option 3) during business hours for further assistance.

Please note that all of the Essential Work Related Requirements will be assessed at some stage during the selection process.

For further job related information, please contact Margaret Allen, CEO and State Librarian on (08) 9427 3328 (not to be contacted for an Applicant Information Package).




To avoid last minute congestion of the system which may result in your application being received after the closing time and therefore not be eligible, please endeavour to submit your application well before the closing time.

CLOSING DATE: 23 – 07- 2018 at 4.00 pm (AWST)


Job region
State Library of Western Australia
Part time
$117,725 - $126,033 pa (pro-rata)
Margaret Allen, CEO and State Librarian on (08) 9427 3328 (not to be contacted for an Applicant Information Package).
Closing date
Monday 23 July 2018