Red Room Poetry are seeking a Project Producer to collaborate closely with Senior Managers and RR team members to develop, plan, produce and deliver a range of RR projects nationally, with a focus on Poetry Month (1-31 August). Underpinning this role is effective communication, a collaborative spirit and flexible working style, relationship and database management as well as meaningful community and partner engagement.

Title Project ProducerReports to Director and Senior ManagersContract terms 12 monthsHours of work 4 days per weekCommencement March 2023Salary $75,000 (pro rata) + superannuationLocation Remote working / Flexible arrangements with physical events(Office – Joynton Avenue Creative Centre 3A Joynton Avenue Zetland NSW)


About Red Room Poetry

Red Room Poetry (RR) is Australia’s leading creator and commissioner of contemporary poetry. We make poetry in meaningful ways with positive impact across core areas of Environment, First Nations, Marginalised Communities, Learning and Amplification and Visibility.

RR is recognised for innovative projects, artistic excellence and engagement with a spectrum of poets, communities and partners. With 20 years of successful operations and growth, RR is entering a new strategic cycle to achieve increased levels of impact via a national celebration of poetry, audience growth, fundraising and project implementation. Find out more here.


About the role

This opportunity will suit a creative self-starter with proven producer experience within Australian arts and culture sector.  They will have initiative, creative problem-solving, passion for poetry, literature and creative learning, excellent communication skills, and be a dedicated individual with a passion for project delivery and ideally with existing community relationships. 

For a full list of key responsibilities and duties, please read the position description, including selection criteria here.


How to apply

Please send an application addressing the selection criteria, your CV and cover letter to Dr Tamryn Bennett, Director, Red Room Poetry

Applications close 5pm, Monday 13 February 2023