D.R.A.W. Recruitment

Communications, Marketing and Audience Development Manager


Contract Type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent
Pay: DOE
Location: Venice Italy
Tenure: Freelance
Job description:

Our client, a service provider to the Art sector, is looking for a Communications, Marketing and Audience Development Manager. The Communications, Marketing and Audience Development Manager will be responsible for managing all communications channels (PR, social media, web) and internal and external communications for the company’s flagship project. You will work in conjunction with the Head of Development to build a network of stakeholders (i.e. other institutions, partners etc) and monitor audience development. This is a varied role, with a wide range of tasks across the marketing spectrum:

▪ Responsible for the project brand, communication and development strategy

▪ Responsible for all communication activities across all channels (website, newsletter, direct mailings, social media platforms, print materials) and for all marketing and PR campaigns

▪ Building media and marketing partnerships

▪ Reviewing marketing activity and visitor/ membership insights

▪ Developing a national and international network of partners in conjunction with the Head of Development

▪ Developing and growing the local, tourist and international audience

▪ Managing the marketing budget


▪ Master‘s degree in a relevant subject

▪ A keen interest and knowledge of contemporary art and environment-related topics

▪ Have extensive practical experience as a Marketing generalist, preferably in the arts

▪ Ability to maintain a professional and positive attitude in a dynamic and creative setting

▪ Exceptional judgement, professionalism, and discretion in handling confidential and sensitive situations and matters

▪ Ability to form and maintain successful working relationships with all stakeholders

▪ Good IT skills

Fluency in English and Italian essential. Additional languages welcome.

▪ Ability to work with minimal direction, exercising a high level of discretion and initiative

▪ Having existing PR contacts in Italy is advantageous

▪ Entrepreneurial candidates are a plus. Would also potentially consider offering this role on a part-time basis or freelance