Australian Plays Transform (APT) is Australia’s national play development, publication and licensing organisation. It hosts the world’s largest online showcase and searchable database of the best Australian playwriting. 

APT seeks new voices for new times, develops plays that change the national story, links them to production, publishes them, promotes them, and licenses them for future productions here and around the world.

It is an engine of purposeful cultural change and inspiration, centring the voice of the playwright.

APT was established in 2021 through the consolidation of two organisations, Playwriting Australia (working in play development) and Australian Plays (working in play publication and licensing).  


Digital and Marketing Manager

We are looking for a suitably qualified Digital and Marketing Manager to join our Hobart team, adding your marketing and design nous to this new organisation.  

You will be responsible for the creation, development and delivery of marketing, communications and design needs of APT.

Who are you?

You will have proven ability to coordinate marketing in an arts and cultural context, demonstrated digital literacy including maintaining and managing digital content, websites, social media campaigns, e-newsletters, sales campaigns and other online content.

You will also be responsible for the design of the titles for publication under our digital imprint.

You will also be highly proficient in the use of multimedia and software packages (e.g. Adobe Creative Suite) and be highly organised with excellent communication skills.


You will have tertiary qualifications in Design and/or Marketing plus a minimum of 2 years work experience; OR a minimum of 3 years’ experience working in marketing in a similar field

Position Hours: FTE .9 – a 9 day fortnight  - 68.4 hours a fortnight.

Salary: $60,000 pro rata per annum plus 10% superannuation and entitlements as per National Employment Standards.

For further information on this position, contact

How to apply: Applications for this position must be emailed to

Download the Position Description here

To be considered for this role, all applicants must address the five Key Accountability and Responsibility criteria in the Position Description and provide a current resume.

Applications close at 8pm on Friday, 16 April 2021